Staff

Maria D. Person, Ph.D.
Facility Director

Dr. Person is the Director of the Proteomics Facility and Adjunct Associate Professor in the College of Pharmacy. She has 30 years experience with analytical techniques starting with her Ph.D. at the University of Chicago building a molecular beam machine. Her 22 years of working in proteomics has included novel research into post-translational modifications. She has been director of the facility since 2003, with a focus on acquisition of high-end instrumentation and facilitating researchers. She is dedicated to providing high quality service work with rapid turnaround and collaboration on proteomics projects.

Telephone: 512-471-3659
E-Mail: mperson@austin.utexas.edu
NMS 3.124

Michelle V. Gadush, M.S.
Manager

Michelle is the Manager of both the Proteomics Facility and the Biomedical Research Supplies Core. She earned her B.S. in Biology from the University of Houston at Clear Lake and her M.S. in Plant Science from the University of California-Riverside. Michelle has been in the UT Proteomics Facility for 25 years and has an additional 15 years of protein research lab experience.

Telephone: 512-471-2895
E-Mail: gadush@austin.utexas.edu
MBB 1.420

 

Hamssika Chandrasekaran, M.S.

Research Associate

Hamssika has an M.S. in biotechnology from UT Dallas and six years experience working in Proteomics Facilities at UT Southwestern and Baylor. She is working on proteomics and metabolomics services in the facility.

Telephone: 512-471-2895
E-Mail: hamssika.chandrasekaran@austin.utexas.edu
MBB 1.420