Adam Barker, PhD

Adam Barker, PhD

Director of the ARUP Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology® (R&D)

Medical Director: Microbiology, Reagent Laboratory, R&D Special Operations
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