Ron Hills

  • NIH Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Utah, 2010
  • Ph.D., Scripps Research Institute, 2008
  • B.S. Summa Cum Laude, Florida State University, 2003


Ron Hills is a tenured professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of New England in Portland, Maine. Since joining the College of Pharmacy in 2010, he has taught courses in biochemistry, medicinal chemistry, computer programming and pharmacology. Dr. Hills' laboratory research is in computer modeling. His other interests include diet and nutrition, which he often incorporates in his teaching.

Students working in Dr. Hills' laboratory use novel simulation methods to study the molecular biophysics of membrane protein systems relevant to drugs and disease. Topics of focus include the role of lipid-protein interactions in cell function and acquired multidrug resistance associated with ABC transport proteins.

Ronald D Hills Jr, PhDAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Pharmaceutical Sciences,College of Pharmacy
University of New England716 Stevens AvenuePortland, Maine 04103(207) 221-4049Email: rhills at une dot edu
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