Don Briskin

Don Briskin

Description

Title: Consulting Meditation Expert
Status: Research Staff
Home: Department of Plant Biology, University of Illinois

Biography

Don Briskin is a Professor of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences at the University of Illinois, and a lifelong practitioner of yoga and meditation. Don has been a certified yoga teacher since 2004 and completed teacher training with Srivatsa Ramaswami in 2007 at the Chicago Yoga Center. He has continued studies in both yoga practice and Yogic philosophy with Ramaswami at the Chicago Yoga Center and Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. Don is a registered yoga teacher in Yoga Alliance (RYT-200). Don teaches group yoga classes at Amara Yoga & Arts in Urbana.