Rod Johnson


A Professor of Integrative Immunology and Behavior in Department of Animal Sciences and Director of Division of Nutritional Sciences, Dr. Johnson currently studies the effects of nutrition on brain development, function, and aging. Part of his research focuses on how diet influences the communication between the immune system and brain. He received his PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and completed postdoctoral training at Iowa State University. Dr. Johnson's complete bio can be found here.


Phone: 217-333-2118