Dennis E. Feely, Ph.D.

Dennis E. Feely, Ph.D.

Dr. FeelyTitle: Associate Professor
Department of Oral Biology

Room: 1431A
UNMC College of Dentistry
40th and Holdrege
Box 830740
Lincoln, NE 68583-0740

Telephone: (402) 472-1354
Fax: (402) 472-2551


  • B.S. (Biology), Pepperdine University, Los Angeles, CA
  • M.S. (Biology), Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
  • Ph.D. (Anatomy), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Teaching Responsibilities:

  • Course Director, General/Oral Histology (OB 319)
  • Course Director, Human Histology (Lecture and Laboratory) (OB 519)
  • Course Director, Oral Histology (Lecture and Laboratory) (OB 522)
  • Course Instructor, A Review of Biomedical Sciences (OB 571)
  • Course Director, Techniques in Light and Electron Microscopy (OBIO 848)
  • Course Instructor, Advanced Oral Biology (OBIO 855)

Research Interests:

  • Fine structure and immunocytochemistry of dental tissues
  • Cell biology of parasitic protozoans
  • Electron and light microscopy


  • van Keulen, H., D.E. Feely, P.T. Macechko, E.L. Jarroll, and S.L. Erlandsen. The sequence of Giardia small subunit rRNA shows that voles and muskrats are parasitized by a unique species Giardia microti. J. Parasitol., 84:294-300, 1998.