Bushra Amin

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Telephone: 0213 486 4463


PhD Biochemistry, University of Tuebingen, Germany, 2014
MS Biochemistry, University of Karachi, 2006


Senior Post-doctoral Associate, Division of Analytical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA, 2020
Post-doctoral Associate, Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsbugh, PA, USA, 2018
Post-doctoral Fellow, Chair of Biochemistry, Department of Biology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, 2016
Visiting Researcher, Medical Research Center, College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK, 2015

Research interests

Omics (Proteomics, Lipidomics, Glycomics)
Neurodegenerative diseases
Metabolic disorders
Chemical labels for higher-order multiplexing

Awards and honours

Career Development Award, American Society of Mass Spectrometry, Indianapolis, USA, 2017-2018
Research and Development Award, German Academic Exchange Serviece (DAAD), Germany, 2013
Outstanding Research Award, Catholic Academic Foreigners Service (KAAD), Bonn, Germany, 2010-2012
Best Research Poster Award, Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy Conference, Spectroscopy Society of Pittsburgh, USA, 2017 
Best Research Poster Award, Proteomics Summer School, South Tirol, Italy, 2011
Career Development Award, Government of Sindh, Pakistan, 2007-2008
Outstanding Student Award in MS Biochemistry, University of Karachi, Pakistan, 2006
Outstanding Student Award, Computer Application and Programming, Government of Sindh, Pakistan, 2007



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