Assistant Professor/Laboratory Director
Virginia Commonwealth University
Dr. Matthew Halquist is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and Director of the Bioanalytical Shared Resource Laboratory. He received his Bachelor’s degree in biology along with minor studies in chemistry and forensics science, and a doctorate in pharmaceutical sciences. After eight and a half years in private industry developing LC-MS bioanalytical methods, he returned to academia in 2006 and continued working as Technical Director in the Bioanalytical Core Laboratory at VCU and is currently directing collaborations and helping graduate students with their research. Dr. Halquist has over 70 publications, 10 USP monographs and many invited presentations. His research interests include bioanalytical techniques for analysis of therapeutic proteins, drugs of abuse, and biomarkers, separation sciences, stability indicating methods, API/product analysis, and in vitro devices to evaluate biorelevant drug release.