Zhiping Weng, PhD
Director and Professor

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



Jeffrey A. Bailey, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor

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


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.


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. (see Bioinformatics Core for more information)

P McDonel  

Patrick McDonel, PhD
Research Assistant Professor

Experimental characterization and perturbation of gene networks in immune cells to understand and modify how they respond to stimuli.