Joseph Gordon


  • Accepting Students: Yes
  • Research Category: Childhood Diseases


Current Positions

Associate Professor, College of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba
Adjunct Professor, Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, Rady College of Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Science, Rady College of Medicine


PhD. Department of Biology, York University, Toronto
M.Sc. Department of Kinesiology and Health Science, York University, Toronto
Bachelor of Kinesiology. Department of Kinesiology, McMaster University, Hamilton

Research Focus

Dr. Gordon’s research focuses on the regulation of mitochondrial function during cardiac and skeletal muscle differentiation and remodeling, including hypoxia/ischemia, diabetic cardiomyopathy, and insulin resistance.

Research Interests

- Cell Biology
- Molecular Biology
- Mitochondria
- Cell Death
- Insulin resistance
- Muscle
- Heart