Curriculum Vitae (CV)

A complete curriculum vitae in pdf format is available here.

EDUCATION

  2005 - 2010 PhD, Biostatistics
Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
Advisor: Rafael Irizarry, PhD
  2009 - 2010 MHS, Bioinformatics
Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
Advisor: Rafael Irizarry, PhD
  2000 - 2004 BS, Statistics
University of Michigan
Honors College Concentration with Highest Distinction

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  2014 - Assistant Professor
University of Rochester Medical Center
Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology
  2014 -Assistant Professor
University of Rochester Medical Center
Department of Biomedical Genetics
  2013 - 2014 Postdoctoral Associate
University of Rochester Medical Center
Mentors: Anthony Almudevar, PhD & Hartmut Land, PhD
  2010 - 2013 Postdoctoral Fellowship
University of Rochester Medical Center
Mentor: Anthony Almudevar, PhD
  2004 - 2005 Intramural Research Training Award Fellowship
National Human Genome Research Institute
Cancer Genetics Branch
PI: Paul Meltzer, MD, PhD
  2003 National Science Foundation Research in Biostatistics
University of Wisconsin
Mentor: Michael Newton, PhD

HONORS AND AWARDS
  2013 - 2017 NHGRI K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award - Statistical Methods for Estimation of Gene Regulatory Networks
  2011 Conference Fellowship, q-bio Conference on Cellular Information Processing
  2011 Conference Scholarship, Bioconductor Conference (BioC2011)
  2010 - 2013NIH/NCI T32 Postdoctoral Cancer Center Training Program in Experimental Therapy Models
  2010 Helen Abbey Award for Excellence in Teaching, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
  2009 & 2010 Teaching Assistant Recognition Award Nominee, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
  2008 Travel Award, International Meeting of MGED
  2007 - 2010NIH/NIGMS T32 Predoctoral Training Program in Biostatistics for Genetics/Genomics
  2004 Phi Beta Kappa, University of Michigan

CONSULTING

  2013 Selventa Inc, Cambridge, Massachusetts

  2012 - 2013 OpenAnalytics, Heist-op-den-Berg, Belgium
  2011 - 2013 Janssen Research and Development, Beerse, Belgium
  2010 - 2011 GenomeDx Biosciences Inc, Vancouver, British Columbia
  2008 - 2009 University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida

SERVICE

  2012 - 2013
ASA/NCTM Statistical Project Competition Judge
  2012 - 2014 Editor, Journal of Postdoctoral Research
  2008 - 2009 Student Journal Club Leader, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
  2007 - 2008 Student Representative to the Faculty, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
  2007 - 2009 Teaching Assistant Training Coordinator, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
  2007 - 2010 Prospective Student Host, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health

REFEREE

Bioinformatics Journal of Postdoctoral Research
Biometrics Microarrays 
BMC Bioinformatics Nature Methods
BMC Genomics Nucleic Acids Research
Database PLoS Computational Biology
Epigenomics PLoS Genetics
Gene PLoS One
IEEE/ACM TCBB PNAS
IMS Collections SAGMB
JASAStatistics in Biosciences