Karl Broman

Biostatistics & Medical Informatics

Developing statistical methods for analysis of complex traits

Joshua Coon

Chemistry, Biomolecular Chemistry, Morgridge Institute

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

Mark Craven

Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, Computer Sciences

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

Colin Dewey

Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, Computer Sciences

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

Audrey P. Gasch

CGSI Director, Medical Genetics

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

Chris Todd Hittinger


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

Sunduz Keles

Statistics, Biostatistics & Medical Informatics

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

Christina Kendziorski

Biostatistics & Medical Informatics

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

Michael A. Newton

Statistics, Biostatistics & Medical Informatics

Developing statistics and empirical Bayes methods for contemporary biomedical applications

Megan McClean

Biomedical Engineering

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

Nicole Perna


Elucidating bacterial genome evolution among plant and animal pathogens

John Pool


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

Srivatsan Raman


Systems and synthetic biology approach to understanding and designing biology

Donna Werling


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

David C. Schwartz

Chemistry, Genetics

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

Lloyd M. Smith


Innovating the development of powerful new technologies to drive biological research

Michael R. Sussman


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