Principal Investigator

Research Scientists

Phil Grayson

Dr. Phil Grayson

PhD in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
Bioinformatics Scientist
Soohyun Lee

Dr. Soohyun Lee

PhD in Bioinformatics, Boston University
Senior Bioinformatics Scientist


Postdoctoral Fellows


Dr. Yu-Han Huang

PhD in Pharmacology, Taipei Medical University (Taiwan)
Research Associate

Dr. Hu Jin

PhD in Physics, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign


Craig Bohrson

Craig Bohrson

PhD student, Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics (BIG)
Josh Cook

Joshua Cook

PhD student, Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS), Harvard Medical School
L. Joe Luquette

L. Joe Luquette

PhD student, Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics (BIG)
Scientific Programmer (2009-2014)
Maxwell Sherman

Maxwell Sherman

PhD Student, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (MIT)
Yifan Zhao

Yifan Zhao

PhD student, Health Science & Technology (HST) at MIT

Software Engineers and Programmers

Andrea Cosolo

Dr. Andrea Cosolo

PhD in Biology, Ludwig Maximilians University and IMPRS-LS, Munich (Germany)
Data Curator, 4D Nucleome DCIC
Alon Galor

Alon Galor

B.S. in Applied Mathematics - Biology, Brown University
Kent Pitman

Kent Pitman

Lead Senior Software Developer for the Clinical Genomics Analysis Platform (CGAP)
Alexander Veit

Alexander Veit

Research Associate
PhD in Mathematics, University of Zurich

Alumni: Postdoctoral Fellows and Graduate Students

Daniel S Day

Dr. Daniel S Day

PhD in Bioinformatics Integrative Genomics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Graduate Student (2009-2014)
Postdoctoral Researcher at Rick Young Lab, Whitehead Institute
Semin Lee

Dr. Semin Lee

PhD in Biochemistry, University of Cambridge
Assistant Professor, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
Alice Lee

Dr. Eunjung (Alice) Lee

PhD in Bioinformatics, KAIST
Postdoctoral Fellow (2010-2013) / Instructor (2013-2016)
Assistant Professor, Division of Genetics and Genomics, Boston Children's Hospital & Harvard Medical School
Nils Gehlenborg

Dr. Nils Gehlenborg

PhD in Bioinformatics, University of Cambridge and European Bioinformatics Institute
Postdoctoral Fellow (2010-2015)
Assistant Professor at Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School
Lixing Yang

Dr. Lixing Yang

PhD in Genetics, University of Georgia
Assistant Professor, The Ben May Department for Cancer Research, The University of Chicago
Fritz Lekschas

Fritz Lekschas

PhD student, Computer Science, School of Engineering & Applied Sciences
Scott P Kallgren

Dr. Scott P Kallgren

PhD in Yeast Chromatin Biology, Columbia University
Scientist, Bioinformatics at Moderna Therapeutics
Jia Wang

Dr. Jia Wang

PhD in Neuroscience, Institute of Neuroscience, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Associate Investigator, BIOPIC/ICG, Peking University, China
Michael Tolstorukov

Dr. Michael Tolstorukov

PhD, V. Karazin Kharkov National University
Postdoctoral Fellow/Instructor (2007-2012)
Departmental Fellow in Molecular Biology Department, Massachusetts General Hospital
Francesco Ferrari

Dr. Francesco Ferrari

PhD in Molecular Biology/Bioinformatics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Postdoctoral Fellow (2010-2014)
Principle Investigator, Computational Genomics Laboratory, IFOM, the FIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology, Milan, Italy
Richard Park

Dr. Richard Park

PhD in Bioinformatics, Boston University
Graduate student (2009-2014)
Director of Data Platforms, Syntelli Solutions, Inc.
Huiling Xue

Dr. Huiling Xue

PhD in Bioinformatics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Postdoctoral Fellow (2012-2013)
Joshua WK Ho

Dr. Joshua WK Ho

PhD in Bioinformatics, University of Sydney
Postdoctoral Fellow (2010-2013)
Laboratory Head of the Bioinformatics and Systems Medicine Laboratory, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute
Tae-min Kim

Dr. Tae-min Kim

MD in Medicine and PhD in Microbiology, The Catholic University of Korea
Postdoctoral Fellow (2008-2012)
Professor, Department of Medical Informatics, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
Eric Bishop

Dr. Eric Bishop

PhD in Bioinformatics, Boston University
Graduate student (2008-2012)
Ruibin Xi

Dr. Ruibin Xi

PhD in Statistics, Washington University in St. Louis
Postdoctoral Fellow (2009-2012)
Assistant Professor, School of Mathematical Sciences and Center for Statistical Science, Peking University
Peter V Kharchenko

Dr. Peter V Kharchenko

PhD in Biophysics, Harvard University
Postdoctoral Fellow/Instructor (2006-2011)
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School
Shouyong Peng

Dr. Shouyong Peng

PhD in Physics, Boston University
Postdoctoral Fellow (2005-2010)
Staff Scientist, Broad Institute/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Mikaela Keller

Dr. Mikaela Keller

PhD Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Postdoctoral Fellow (2009-2010, joint with John Brownstein)
Hyunsoo Kim

Dr. Hyunsoo Kim

PhD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Postdoctoral Fellow (2007-2009)
Assistant Professor, University of Alabama Birmingham
Hyunju Lee

Dr. Hyunju Lee

PhD in Computer Science, University of Southern California
Postdoctoral Fellow (2006-2007)
Associate Professor, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
Isidro Cortes Ciriano

Dr. Isidro Cortes Ciriano

PhD in Bioinformatics, Institut Pasteur Paris (France)
Marie Curie Fellow (Individual Global Fellowship)
Dhawal Jain

Dr. Dhawal Jain

​PhD in chromatin dynamics, Ludwig Maximilians University (Max-Planck research school), Munich (Germany)​
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Alumni: Programmers and Software Engineers

Alison Barton

Alison Barton

MPhil in Biological Science (Genetics), University of Cambridge
PhD Student, Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics (BIG)
Eric Berg

Eric Berg

Cloud Software Engineer for the Clinical Genomics Analysis Platform (CGAP)
Psalm Haseley

Psalm Haseley

MS in Bioinformatics, Rochester Institute of Technology
Programmer (2010-2015)
Geehoon  Hong

Geehoon Hong

MS in Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology
Research Assistant (2009-2010)
Weil R Lai

Dr. Weil R Lai

MD Tufts University School of Medicine
HPCGG Bioinformatics Analyst (2004-2007)

Alumni: Visiting Scholars


Onur Baloglu

Visiting Student Intern
Research Assistant and PhD Candidate at METU, Ankara
Mattia Forcato

Dr. Mattia Forcato

PhD in Science and Technologies for Health Products, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Visitor (2014)
Research Assistant Professor, Center for Genome Research, Department of Life Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Alexander Lex

Dr. Alexander Lex

PhD in Computer Science, Graz University of Technology
Visiting graduate student (2011)
Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute and School of Computing, University of Utah
Luca Petiti

Dr. Luca Petiti

PhD in Genome Sciences/Genomics, Università degli Studi di Milano
Visiting graduate student (2013-2014)
Postdoctoral Fellow at the National Research Council - Institute of Biomedical Technologies
Marc Streit

Dr. Marc Streit

PhD in Computer Science, Graz University of Technology
Visitor (2012)
Assistant Professor, Institute of Computer Graphics, Johannes Kepler University

Alumni: Rotation Students and Undergraduate Students

Songzi Du

Songzi Du

Summer intern (MIT UROP, 2005-2006)

David Geng

Undergraduate at Duke University; Math, Computer Science, Chemistry

Anuraag Gopaluni

Undergraduate Student at Boston University; Mathematics and Statistics, Computer Science
Daon Ha

Daon Ha

Summer intern (MIT UROP, 2005-2006)

Yixuan He

Summer Intern (DBMI HST Summer Institute)
Undergraduate student at Dartmouth University, Biology and Math

Connor Horton

Harvard College undergraduate (Molecular and Cellular Biology)

Daniel Lee

PhD Student, Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics (BIG), Harvard Medical School
Colin Milleer

Colin Miller

Summer Intern, Undergraduate at Washington University in St. Louis: Computer Science Major
Chris Nam

Chris Nam

PhD student, Department of Systems Biology
Joint with Jeremy Gunawardena
Ethan Oliver

Ethan Oliver

Undergradute Student, Tufts University
Summer Intern
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