Faculty

wheng  

Zhiping Weng, PhD
Director and Professor


To explore and understand biological data through the application and development of computational tools.

 

 
jeff  

Jeffrey A. Bailey, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor


Computational and experimental analysis of the role of segmental duplication and copy number variation in
human disease.

     
garber  

Manuel Garber, PhD 
Associate Professor


To study the evolution of transcriptional control and non-coding RNAs in mammals through development and
analysis of sequence-based molecular biology approaches.

     
 Elinor Karlsson  


Elinor Karlsson, PhD
Assistant Professor


Using ancient signals of natural selection to understand how the human genome works, and translating this
insight into better medical therapies.

     
zeldovich  

Konstantin Zeldovich, PhD
Assistant Professor


Molecular evolution and protein folding using computer simulations and theory.

     
tabak  

Barbara Tabak, PhD
Research Assistant Professor


Virus diversity and evolution, innate immune transcriptional network modeling, copy number detection
methods.

     
vreven  

Thom Vreven, PhD
Research Assistant Professor


Computational analysis and determination of protein-protein interactions (see Weng-Zlab for more information).

     
   

Alper Kucukural, PhD
Research Assistant Professor


Computational analysis and data integration of next generation sequencing data and developing reusable
bioinformatics analysis pipelines.