News

Kuumba Adesunloye, Ph.D. student in Computer Science, joined the group.

Priya Sigler, M.S. student in Artificial Intelligence, joined the group.

Congratulations to Dr. Mehreen Mughal on successfully defending her Ph.D. dissertation titled "Advanced statistical frameworks for evaluating evolutionary hypotheses from genomic data"!

Congratulations to Dr. Xiaoheng Cheng on successfully defending her Ph.D. dissertation titled "Detecting footprints of ancient natural selection from population genomic data"!

Congratulations to Dr. Alex Harris on successfully defending his Ph.D. dissertation titled "Improved methods for detecting, quantifying, and classifying genetic diversity in natural populations"!

Michael DeGiorgio is now an Associate Editor for IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics.

Current funding

National Institutes of Health Maximizing Investigators' Research Award (MIRA) for Early Stage Investigators (R35-GM128590; 2018-2023) [Principal Investigator]

National Science Foundation (BCS-2001063; 2019-2022) [Principal Investigator]

National Science Foundation (DEB-1949268; 2018-2021) [Principal Investigator]

National Science Foundation (IIS-2027339; 2020-2021) [Co-Principal Investigator]

Previous funding

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation (2017-2019) [Principal Investigator]

National Institutes of Health (R01-GM130691; 2019-2023, relinquished due to MIRA R35-GM128590) [Co-Investigator]

National Science Foundation (DBI-1103639; 2011-2013) [Principal Investigator]