Tatiana has served as a Professor for the College of Pharmacy at the University of Nebraska Medical Center since 2012 and as the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies since 2019.
Tatiana’s great service and contributions to the field of pharmaceutical sciences is evident in her current appointments, where she serves as Director of the NIH Center of Biomedical Research Excellence “Nebraska Center for Nanomedicine,” Co-Director of the Center for Drug Delivery and Nanomedicine, and Director of the Nanomaterials Core Facility.
Tatiana is a PhD-trained polymer chemist, whose research interests are in the area of self-assembling polymer materials and applications of these materials in medicine. She is passionate about developing novel classes of environmentally and chemical-stimuli responsive nanoparticles and gels and conducts fundamental studies on structure and transitions in these materials.
Tatiana has been a part of the College of Pharmacy at University of Nebraska Medical Center in various capacities since 1995. She has worked her way from a postdoctoral research associate to endowed professorship and to associate dean.
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