Makris, Thomas Michael

Biographical Profile

College of Arts and Sciences
Chemistry & Biochemistry

Professional Preparation(Education & Training)

Dates Institution Location Degree Field of Study
University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN Postdoctoral Fellow
1997 - 2003 University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Urbana, IL Ph.D. (Center for Biophysics and Computational Biology
1992 - 1996 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA B.A. . Biology, Concentration in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

Memberships & Professional Activities

Dates Type Description Institution/Entity
2009 - Present Membership Member American Chemical Society

Positions & Appointments

Dates Description Institution/Entity
1997 - 2003 Graduate Research Assistant Center for Biophysics and Computational Biology, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
2004 - 2006 Post-Doctoral Research Associate Dept. of Biochemistry, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
2006 - 2012 Research Associate, Dept. of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics University of Minnesota
2012 - Present Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry University of South Carolina

Recognition Awards, Honors, & Fellowships

Dates Type Description Foundation/Entity
2002 Award Biochemistry Teaching Assistant Award University of Illinois
2018 Award Future of Biochemistry Biochemistry (American Chemical Society)
2018 Award Breakthrough Star Award Office of the Vice President for Research, University of South Carolina
2000 Honor Teachers listed as outstanding by their students University of Illinois
2001 Honor Teachers listed as outstanding by their students University of Illinois
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