Vik named 2008 SMU Ford Research Fellow

vik.jpgSteven Vik, in the Department of Biological Sciences of Dedman College, has received an SMU 2008 Ford Research Fellowship.

A professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, Vik's research interests include protein structure and function, and the biochemistry of membrane-bound enzymes. His work focuses on key mechanisms of bioenergetics, the study of how living systems get and use the energy sources required to sustain life.