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Vukovich, Matthew
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South Dakota State University
Department of Health & Nutritional Sciences SDSU
Box 2203, SIM 116
Brookings, SD 57007


Matthew Vukovich is professor and department head for the Department of Health and Nutritional Sciences. Vukovich received his B.S. (1988) and M.S. (1990) from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa.  He earned his Ph.D. from Ball State University (1993) in Human Bioenergetics.  He was awarded a Post-Doctorate Fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. 

Vukovich has been at South Dakota State University since 1999. His research focuses on the interaction of nutrition and exercise training on physiological adaptations, body composition, hormones and muscle-bone relationships.


Ph.D. in Human Bioenergetics, Ball State University, 1993
M.S. in Physical Education, Iowa State University, 1990
B.S. in Physical Education, Iowa State University, 1988