Dr. Don Breakwell
Meet Your Academic Advisor: Don Breakwell
Dr. Breakwell started his academic career as a student at BYU, where he received his Bachelor’s degree. He then moved to Indiana where he received a PhD in Agronomy (soil microbiology) from Purdue.
After teaching at Snow College in Ephraim, Utah for close to nine years, Dr. Breakwell moved north to become a professor at BYU. He has been a key part of the College of Life Sciences for close to two decades, as a professor and advisor.
He is an active member of the American Society for Microbiology and has chaired several meetings of the American Society for Microbiology Conference for Undergraduate Educators.
Dr. Breakwell handles all Change of Major appointments for Bioinformatics, Biodiversity & Conservation, Exercise Science, MMBIO, NDFS, and PDBio.
To schedule an appointment to meet with Dr. Breakwell, contact the Life Sciences Advisement office at 801.422.3042 or by visiting 2060 LSB.
Office Hours: M-F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Closed for devotionals and holidays.