Guido Verbeck

Department Chair

Guido Verbeck

Department Chair


Academic Appointment(s)

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

College of Science and Mathematics
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Other Duties

Department Chair, Chemistry and Biochemistry


Dr. Guido F. Verbeck, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, is an expert is mass spectrometry, specifically instrument design and development. Dr. Verbeck received his PhD as a Proctor & Gamble fellow in chemistry at Texas A&M University. Dr. Verbeck has developed mass spectrometers and chemical instruments over the past 23 years, and has been a member of the analytical community for 27 years.


  • Ph.D., Chemistry, General Texas A&M University, 2005

  • MS, Chemistry, General University of Alabama at Birmi, 1999

  • BS, Chemistry, General University of Louisiana at Mon, 1996

Awards & Honors

  • Gift LaCore, 2025

  • National Academy of Inventors NAI, 2024

  • Dallas Innovates, Future 50 Dallas Innovates, 2021

  • Dallas Innovates, Future 50. The 50 disruptive innovators in the Dallas-Fort Worth area Dallas Innovates, Future 50, 2021

  • Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies University of North Texas, 2018

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CHEM 6990

    Masters Research
  • CHEM 1211L

    Principles of Chemistry I Lab
  • CHEM 6980

    Research Proposal Development
  • CHEM 3990

    Undergraduate Research


Selected Recent Publications

  • Ionic liquids as stationary phases for the gas chromatographic separation of fentanyl analogues, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Inhalation exposure to silver nanoparticles induces hepatic inflammation and oxidative stress, associated with altered renin-angiotensin system signaling, in Wistar rats, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Portable membrane inlet mass spectrometric detection and analysis of chemical warfare agent simulants at the U.S. Army Dugway Proving Ground S/K Challenge event, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Toxicological alterations induced by sub-acute exposure of silver nanoparticles in Wistar rats, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Photoinduced Electron Transfer in Axially Coordinated Supramolecular Zinc Tetrapyrrole Bis(styryl)BODIPY Donor-Acceptor Conjugates, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Dr. Guido Verbeck continues to develop new mass spectrometers specifically for single-cell analysis for cancer biomarkers, nanoparticle development for pharmaceutical and toxicological biochemical effects, and determining the biological mechanisms for biomolecular condensates.

Professional Service

  • Journal of Analytical Oncology 2022 - Present

    Role: Editor, Journal Editor
  • Member International Council on Materials Education 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry 2017 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Society of Applied Spectroscopy 2013 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Harsh Environment Mass Spectrometry Workshop 2008 - Present

    Role: Committee Member