Core Faculty

Matt Anderson

Credentials: Medical Genetics

Gene families, Intraspecies variation, genome evolution, population dynamics, microbiomes

Karl Broman

Credentials: Biostatistics & Medical Informatics

Developing statistical methods for analysis of complex traits

Joshua Coon

Credentials: Biomolecular Chemistry, Morgridge Institute

Advancing mass spectrometer technology by developing instrumentation, chemistry, & informatics

Mark Craven

Credentials: Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, Computer Sciences

Creating machine-learning methods for inferring networks of interacting genes, proteins, environmental variables, and phenotypes

Colin Dewey

Credentials: Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, Computer Sciences

Developing statistical and algorithmic approaches for the analysis of biological sequence data

Audrey P. Gasch

Credentials: CGSI Director, Genetics

Elucidating systems-level relationships between genotype-phenotype-environment in eukaryotic stress responses

Chris Todd Hittinger

Credentials: Genetics

The Hittinger Lab uses yeast carbon metabolism as a model for basic bioenergy, biomedical, and evolutionary research

Sunduz Keles

Credentials: Statistics, Biostatistics & Medical Informatics

Developing statistical genomic methods, especially with regard to noncoding regulatory sequences and effects of their variation

Christina Kendziorski

Credentials: Biostatistics & Medical Informatics

Innovating statistical methods for the analysis of high-throughput genomics data, including bulk and single-cell transcriptomic measurements

Megan McClean

Credentials: Biomedical Engineering

A bioengineering approach to understanding fundamental biological and medical questions in microbes, specifically model and pathogenic yeasts.

Michael A. Newton

Credentials: Statistics, Biostatistics & Medical Informatics

Developing statistics and empirical Bayes methods for contemporary biomedical applications

Nicole Perna

Credentials: Genetics

Elucidating bacterial genome evolution among plant and animal pathogens

John Pool

Credentials: Genetics

Developing and applying genomic analysis methods to investigate the genetic complexity of adaptive trait evolution and reproductive isolation

Srivatsan Raman

Credentials: Biochemistry

Systems and synthetic biology approach to understanding and designing biology

David C. Schwartz

Credentials: Chemistry, Genetics

Realizing fully integrated single-molecule systems for the understanding and fabrication of genomes

Lloyd M. Smith

Credentials: Chemistry

Innovating the development of powerful new technologies to drive biological research

Michael R. Sussman

Credentials: Biochemistry

Innovating massively parallel genomic technologies and applying to understand how the plasma membrane functions in all cells

Donna Werling

Credentials: Genetics

Characterizing sex-differential risk mechanisms in autism and other neuropsychiatric disorders using functional genomics, human genetics and bioinformatics approaches