Julia Chamot-Rooke is Senior Scientist at CNRS and Head of the Mass Spectrometry for Biology Laboratory at the Institut Pasteur, Paris. Her lab comprises a research group in structural mass spectrometry and the proteomics facility of the Institut Pasteur. Her research focuses on the development of structural proteomics for the analysis of proteins and protein complexes involved in bacterial virulence or host/pathogen interactions. She is particularly interested in developing top-down proteomics approaches for clinical microbiology applications. Julia Chamot-Rooke is a Past President of the French Society for Mass Spectrometry and was the French representative at the International Mass Spectrometry Foundation between 2014 and 2017.