Adam Barker, PhD

Adam Barker, PhD

Chief Operations Officer
Medical Director: Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Infectious Disease, Research and Development Special Operations, Reagent Laboratory, Technology Transfer, and Transportation

Assistant Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine


  • Orbitrap mass spectrometry
  • Next generation sequencing


  • Doctorate Degree—Microbiology and Immunology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship—Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Harvard Medical School


  • American Society of Microbiology
  • Biophysical Society
  • Protein Society


  • 2002 Excellence in Research Award, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  • 2009 Outstanding Postdoctoral Award, Harvard Medical School

Research Interests

  • Orbitrap Mass Spectrometry
  • Next generation sequencing for infectious disease