Personnel

University of Hawaii Proteomics Core crew:

Qing X. Li, Ph.D., Core Director qingl@hawaii.edu
Lucia A. Seale, Ph.D. lseale@hawaii.edu
Il Kyu Cho, Ph.D. ilkyu@hawaii.edu
Hongwei Zhao, Ph.D. zhaoh@hawaii.edu
Suwei Qi, Ph.D. suweiqi@hawaii.edu
Jun Wang, Ph.D. wangjun2@hawaii.edu
Margaret Baker mruzicka@hawaii.edu

Dr. Qing X. Li – Professor and Principal Investigator, Environmental Biochemistry and Biotechnology Lab in the Department of Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering, University of Hawaii at Mānoa. Research focus: proteomics and metabolomics, biodegradation and biosynthesis, insect nutriproteomics and control, analytical/environmental chemistry and fate of pollutants and pesticides.

Dr. Lucia A. Seale – Core co-director. Junior Researcher, Department of Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering and Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Hawaii at Mānoa. Research focus: selenium metabolism and selenoproteins in metabolic disorders.

Dr. Il Kyu Cho – Junior Researcher, Environmental Biochemistry and Biotechnology Lab, Department of Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering, University of Hawaii at Mānoa. Research focus: Proteomics in agricultural and environmental chemistry

Dr. Hongwei Zhao – Post-doctoral Researcher, Environmental Biochemistry and Biotechnology Lab, Department of Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering, University of Hawaii at Mānoa. Research focus: Protein identification and post-translational modification research using mass spectra and nanotechniques.

Dr. Suwei Qi – Post-doctoral Researcher, Environmental Biochemistry and Biotechnology Lab, Department of Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering, University of Hawaii at Mānoa. Research focus: Metabolic pathways, transporters and membrane-associated proteins in bacteria.

Dr. Jun Wang – Junior Researcher, Department of Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering, University of Hawaii at Mānoa. Research focus: Environmental contamination and bacteria diversity.

Margaret Baker – Ph.D. candidate, Department of Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering, University of Hawaii at Mānoa. Research focus: structure-function relationships in glycoproteins using MALDI.