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PI:Wei Li, PhD

Associate Professor (tenured): 09/2011 - present
Assistant Professor (tenure track): 11/2007 - 09/2011
Division of Biostatistics, Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Baylor College of Medicine.
My Citations @ Google Scholar

Postdoctoral Fellow: 06/2004 - 10/2007
Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston

Bioinformatics Group Leader: 01/2000 - 05/2004
Beijing Genomics Institute (BGI)
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Ph.D. in Bioinformatics: 09/1998 - 09/2003
Institute of Biophysics
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China


  • Yuanxin Xi, PhD

Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, University of California, Davis

Ph.D. in Genomics & Bioinformatics, Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Postdoctoral Fellows

Ph.D. in Condensed Matter Physics, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

  • Xia Zheng, PhD

Ph.D. in Control Theory and Engineering, Zhejiang University, China

  • Hyun Jung Park, PhD

Ph.D. in Computer Science, Rice University

  • Benjamin Rodriguez, PhD

PhD in Integrated Biomedical Science, the Ohio State Univ

Graduate Students

  • Eric B. Rutledge (MD/PhD student, BCM)

B.S. in Chemistry, Rice University, Houston, Texas

  • Xueqiu Lin (Tongji University)

  • Zeynep H Coban (co-mentored with Michelle Barton)

PhD student, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

System Admin (High Performance Computing)

  • Michael D. Dehart

B.S. in Computer Science, University of Houston Clear Lake

Lab Alumni

  • Liguo Wang, PhD

Postdoc Fellow: 06/2008 - 06/2012
Current Position: Assistant Professor at Mayo Clinic

  • Kadir Caner Akdemir

PhD student (co-mentored with Michelle Barton): 2011 - 2013
Current Position: Postdoc Fellow at UT MD Anderson Cancer Center