Kaifu Chen, PhD
2015 - present
Assistant Member, Houston Methodist Hospital
Assistant Professor, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
Postdoctoral Associate 2009-2013, Instructor: 2013 - 2015
Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine
Ph.D. in Genomics: 2004 - 2009
Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Jointly worked for BGI (2005-2008) and KACST (2008-2009)
Bo Xia, Ph.D.
11/2016 ~ Present
I received a Ph.D. degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the Clemson University, and is a master in Computer Science at Georgia Tech. My researches in the past include discovering cancer driver genes for breast cancer, and defining the catalytic mechanisms of epigenetic enzymes. I also developed computational tools for sequencing data analysis.
Jie Lv, Ph.D.
11/2015 ~ Present
I received a Ph.D. degree in Evolutionary Biology from Rice University, with a dissertation focusing on evolution of genome organization. My background includes a Master's degree in bioinformatics and a Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology.
Dongyu Zhao, Ph.D.
10/2015 ~ Present
I graduated with a PhD. in Genomics from Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China. My dissertation is focused on developing bioinformatics tools for interpretation of high throughput genomic data. My background includes a Master's degree in bioinformatics and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science.
Alin S. Tomoiaga, Ph.D.
09/2015 ~ 01/2017
I am now a tenure track Assistant Professor of Statistics at the Manhattan College.
I graduated with a PhD degree from Texas Tech University, where I defended my dissertation focused on statistical models applied to genomic pathway analysis. My background includes a Mathematics Master's degree on clinical trials simulations and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science.