Dr. Maria Tarapoulouzi comes from Cyprus. She has a BSc in Chemistry, a PGDp in toxicology and a MSc in Environmental Engineering. In 2020, she gained her PhD in Chemistry from the University of Cyprus focusing on spectroscopic characterization and authenticity of dairy products in combination with chemometrics. She is currently a Post-Doc Researcher and Chemometrics Specialist. Dr. Tarapoulouzi is a teaching collaborator at the European University of Cyprus since 2018, for the courses “General and Inorganic Chemistry” and “Toxicology and Forensics”.