Project Manager

Maria Gomez serves as project manager in the Portfolio Management and Translational Projects Unit. She works with external partners and with other units within MVI to coordinate malaria vaccine projects in early clinical testing.

Before joining MVI, Maria worked for Meso Scale Discovery in Gaithersburg, MD, where she served from 2008 to 2013 as senior process development engineer and project manager. In this role, she gained experience in the development and manufacturing of immunoassays. Prior to that, she held process engineering positions in Virginia, New York, and Florida. She has also served as statistical process control engineer in Madrid, Spain.

Maria received her BS in chemistry and MS in biochemistry at Universidad Complutense de Madrid and has additional training in statistics and quantitative research methodology from the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas in Madrid.