|CBB invites applications for an Open Rank (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) tenure-track or tenured faculty position in the area of Multi-scale Modeling/Systems Biology. Review of applications will begin on November 1st, 2017..
August 16 2017
|Professor Mark Chaisson is joining the CBB group as Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences starting October 1st, 2017. Mark Chaisson was trained as a computer scientist and completed his Ph.D. at UCSD. He developed algorithms for computational genome analysis at Pacific Biosciences and the University of Washington. Mark's future research will solve emerging analytic challenges associated with resolving genome architecture and determining the contribution of structural genomic variation to disease and evolution. August 16, 2017||Beginning with the academic year 2017-18, the Department of Biological Sciences offers a new undergraduate major in Quantitative Biology (QBIO) led by the CBB group. As the convergence of big data and the biological sciences accelerates, this new Bachelor of Science program enables students to ask and answer some of the living world’s most pressing scientific questions. Professors Remo Rohs and Michael Waterman co-directed the development of the QBIO major in the space between biology, data science, and engineering.
August 16, 2017