Robert Hanzlik, Ph.D.

Director, Center of Biomedical Research Excellence in Protein Structure and Function
Primary office:
785-864-3750
Malott Hall, room 4048


Robert Hanzlik was appointed Principal Investigator and Director of the Center of Biomedical Research Excellence in Protein Structure and Function (COBRE) in 2002.  

The center provides research support and mentoring to 10 junior faculty on four campuses in Kansas. The Center also hosts three service laboratories that are accessed by more than different research groups across the country.

Dr. Hanzlik received his B.A. in 1966 from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and in 1970 earned his Ph.D. from Stanford University. He was a NATO Fellow, Cambridge University, 1970-71.

Robert has been a member of the Kansas Masonic Cancer Research Institute since 2005.


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