Pawel Ciborowski is currently an Associate Professor at the Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience and the Director of Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Core Facility at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). He completed his Ph.D. degree in 1983 from the National Institute of Hygiene in Warsaw, Poland. After postdoctoral training as an Alexander v. Humboldt Foundation Fellow at the University of Cologne, Germany, he spent two years as a Visiting Scientist at the University of Lund, Sweden. He came to the USA in 1991 to work in academia and biotech industry, and in 2003, he joined UNMC. His research interests are focused on application of proteomics and systems biology to reveal molecular mechanisms underlying biological processes/diseases, relationship between protein structure and function(s), and biomarkers. His current ongoing projects are focused on studies of HIV-1 infection of macrophage/microglia in the context of drug abuse as well as effect of antiretroviral drugs. He published 67 papers and contributed chapters to multiple books and textbooks.
Biography Updated on 18 March 2012