Timothy Garrett, PhD

Phone: 352.273.5050

Email: tgarrett@ufl.edu

Biography: 

Education
Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry May 2006
• Dissertation: “Imaging small molecules in tissue by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization tandem mass spectrometry”
• University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, GPA 3.88
• Ph.D. mentor: Richard A. Yost, Ph.D.
B.S. Chemistry with Highest Honors, Summa cum Laude, May 1999
• University of Georgia, Athens, GA, GPA 3.92
• Honors thesis: “Improved Methods for On-Probe Cleanup of Unpurified Protein Samples for MALDI Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry”.
• Undergraduate mentor: I. Jonathan Amster, Ph.D.

Awards & Honors
Best Applied Graduate Student Paper, International Journal of Mass Spectrometry (2007)
Crow-Stasch Award for Excellence in Publication (2007 and 2008)
Baties-Laitnen Award (2006)
Proctor & Gamble Award for Excellence in Graduate Research (2005)
Grinter Fellowship for Graduate Research (2001-2002)
Howard Hughes Fellowship for Undergraduate Research (1998)

Faculty Lecturer
“Imaging Mass Spectrometry” for CHM 6159 Mass Spectrometric Methods, University of Florida, Fall 2006, 2009, 2011

“Application in Imaging” for BCH 6107 Biophysical Techniques in Proteomics and Protein Science, University of Florida, Spring 2010

“The Search for Post-Translation Modifications” for BCH 6107 Biophysical Techniques in Proteomics and Protein Science, University of Florida, Spring 2010

Teaching Assistant
Department of Chemistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Fall 2001-Fall 2002, CHM 2046, CHM 3120L, CHM 4130L