Joseph J. Pesek
San Jose State University
Joseph Pesek received his B.S. degree in Chemistry from the University of Illinois, Urbana and his Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from the University of California, Los Angeles. He did a one-year postdoctoral fellowship at UCLA before becoming Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Northern Illinois University. He moved to San Jose State University becoming Professor of Chemistry and has also served as Department Chair, and Dean for Graduate Studies and Research. He has over 225 publications, 3 books, 4 patents and has made over 200 presentations at a variety of symposia and meetings. He is one of the editors for the Journal of Separation Science.
Separation methods including high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), LCMS, capillary electrophoresis, capillary electrochromatography and microfluidic chips. Chemical modification of surfaces used in separation methods. Metabolomics and proteomics.