Contact Us


The Flow Cytometry Research Facility personnel are extensively experienced in all types of flow cytometry procedures, their combined expertise spans more than 20 years. This expertise is available to assist you in designing flow cytometry applications tailored to your needs. To inquire about available services and procedures, please call the facility personnel.

Craig Semerad, PhD, Director
DRC 1042
Phone:  402-559-6299 (office)

Dr. Semerad received a BS in biochemistry from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and his PhD in immunology from the Washington University School of Medicine, and has over 10 years experience working with a wide range of flow cytometry technology and applications. 

Victoria B. Smith, BS, Facility Manager
DRC 1056
Phone:  402-559-6267
Fax:  402-559-4069

Victoria B. Smith, BS, is a trained flow cytometry operator with over eight years basic science and flow cytometry experience. Her research interests are in GMP manufacturing, GLP product development and breast cancer.

Holly Britton, MS, Research Technologist
DRC 1056
Phone:  402-559-6267

Advisory Board

Craig Semerad - Director FCRF, VCR
Victoria Smith - Manager FCRF, VCR
Sam Pirruccello - Path/Micro, College of Medicine
Nora Sarvetnick - Surgery-Transplant, College of Medicine
Shannon Buckley - Genetics, Cell Biology & Anatomy, College of Medicine
Howard Fox - Pharmacology/Experimental Neuroscience, College of Medicine
Melissa Teoh-Fitzgerald – Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine
Tammy Kielian- Pathology and Microbiology, College of Medicine
Tess Kuenstling - Director of Research Resources, VCR