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Recent graduates & what are they doing now?

Jishnu Das

  • PhD Computational Biology, August 2016, Advisor: Haiyuan Yu
  • Postdoctoral Associate, MIT/Ragon Institute of MGH

Jaaved Mohammed

  • PhD Computational Biology & Medicine, May 2016, Advisor: Adam Siepel/Eric Lai
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Stanford University

Alexandra Bolotskikh

  • PhD Statistics, August 2015, Advisor: Martin Wells
  • Research Data Scientist, Amazon, Seattle, WA

Didier Chetelat

  • PhD Statistics, May 2015, Advisor: Martin Wells
  • Assistant Professor, University of Montreal

Irina Gaynanova

  • PhD Statistics, May 2015, Advisor: James Booth/Martin Wells
  • Assistant Professor, Texas A & M

Lucas Mentch

  • PhD Statistics, May 2015, Advisor: Giles Hooker
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Statistics & Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute, NC

Jon Steingrimsson

  • PhD Statistics, May 2015, Advisor: Giles Hooker
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Johns Hopkins University

Muting Wan

  • PhD Statistics, January 2015, Advisor: James Booth
  • Analyst at 1010 Data, NYC

Diana Chang

  • PhD Computational Biology & Medicine, August 2014, Advisor: Alon Keinan
  • Postdoctoral position at Genentech, San Francisco

Cecilia Earls

  • PhD Statistics, August 2014, Advisor: Giles Hooker
  • Lecturer, Biological Statistics & Computional Biology, Cornell University

Haley Hunter-Zinck

  • PhD Computational Biology & Medicine, August 2014, Advisor: Andy Clark
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Medical Informatics/Computer Science at University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Andre Martins

  • PhD Computational Biology, August 2014, Advisor: Adam Siepel
  • Independent Consultant for Adam Siepel

Leifur Thorbergsson

  • PhD Statistics, August 2014, Advisor: Giles Hooker
  • Data Science Fellow at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York City

James Yi-Wei Li

  • PhD Statistics, May 2014, Advisor: Martin Wells
  • Software Engineer, Yahoo, Sunnyvale, CA

Lynn Johnson

  • PhD Statistics, May 2013, Advisor: Robert Strawderman
  • Staff consultant for Cornell Statistical Consulting Unit.

Gabriel Hoffman

  • PhD Genetics & Development, May 2013, Advisor: Jason Mezey
  • Postdoctoral Fellow at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in NYC.

Caitlin Cunningham

  • PhD Statistics, January 2013, Advisor: James Booth
  • Assistant Professor at LeMoyne College in Syracuse.

Rajendran Narayanan

  • PhD Statistics, August 2012, Advisor: Martin Wells
  • Assistant Professor at Ashoka University, New Delhi, India.

Chuan Gao

  • PhD Computational Biology, May 2012, Advisor: Jason Mezey
  • Postdoctoral Fellow at Duke University.

Haim Bar

  • PhD Statistics, January 2012, Advisor: James Booth
  • Assistant Professor at the University of Connecticut.

Xin Ma

  • PhD Statistics, January 2012, Advisor: Carlos Bustamante
  • Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University.

Kirsten Eilertson

  • PhD Statistics, August 2011, Advisor: Carlos Bustamante
  • Research Assistant Professor at Penn State University.

David Clement

  • PhD Statistics, January 2011, Advisor: Robert Strawderman
  • Quantitative Analyst for SmartOdds in London, UK.

Benjamin Logsdon

  • PhD Computational Biology, January 2011, Advisor: Jason Mezey
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center working with Charles Kooperberg, James Dai, and Alex Reiner.

Matthias Kormaksson

  • PhD Statistics, August 2010, Advisor: James Booth
  • Matthias now works for IBM Research in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Elizabeth Schifano

  • PhD Statistics, August 2010, Advisor: Robert Strawderman
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics at the University of Connecticut.

Maria Asencio

  • MS Statistics, August 2010, Advisor: Giles Hooker
  • Analyst for Mosaic ATM which produces air traffic management systems.

Lin Li

  • PhD Computational Biology, May 2010, Advisor: Carlos Bustamante
  • Statistician with BioStat Solutions, Inc.

Jeremiah Degenhardt

  • PhD Computational Biology, May 2010, Advisor: Carlos Bustamante
  • Jeremiah is a Computational Biologist at Genentech in the San Francisco Bay Area - Developing and implementing methods for the analysis of whole genome seq, Exome seq, RNA seq and ChIP-seq, with a focus on cancer genomics.

Kirk Lohmueller

  • PhD Genetics & Development, January 2010, Advisors: Carlos Bustamante and Andrew Clark
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at UCLA.

Vadim Zipunnikov

  • PhD Statistics, May 2009, Advisor: James Booth
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University