Speakers at ICG-13
Academic Appointments:
July 2009 - Present Department of Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
April 2013 - Present Associate Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
July 2009 - March 2013 Assistant Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics



November 2008 - June 2009 Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University
Supervisor: Dr. Olga Troyanskaya

Postdoctoral Researcher


August 2004 - November 2008 Computer Science Department, Princeton University
Adviser: Dr. Olga Troyanskaya

Ph.D. in Computer Science, November 2008; M.A., June 2006


August 2002 - May 2004 Language Technologies Institute, Carnegie Mellon University
Adviser: Dr. Eric Nyberg

M.S. in Language Technologies, December 2003


August 1998 - November 2000 Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
B.S. summa cum laude, November 2000

Majored in Computer Science, Chemistry, and Math; Minored in Spanish


August 1996 - May 1998 Simon's Rock College of Bard

A.A., May 1998


Awards, Honors, and Scholarships:
• ISCB Overton Prize (Harvard Chan School, 2015)
• eLife Sponsored Presentation Series early career award (Harvard Chan School, 2014)
• Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (Harvard Chan School, 2012)
• NSF CAREER award (Harvard Chan School, 2010)
• Quantitative and Computational Biology Program Training Fellowship (Princeton University, 2006-2008)
• Association of Princeton Graduate Alumni Teaching Award (Princeton University, 2006)
• Addison-Wesley Computer Science Award (Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, 2000)
• William Albert Noyes, Sr. Award in Chemistry (Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, 2000)
• EDS Computer Science Scholarship (Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, 1998)

• Acceleration to Excellence Program full two-year scholarship (Simon's Rock College of Bard, 1996)


Academic Affiliations:
• HMS Systems Biology Program (2011-Present)
• Broad Institute, Associate Member (2010-Present)
• Harvard Microbial Sciences Initiative (2010-Present)
• MGH Center for the Study of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (2010-Present)
• HSPH Program in Biological Sciences in Public Health (2009-Present)
• Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (2009-Present)
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