Former Affiliates

Henry Abarbanel - Professor, Department of Physics, University of California – San Diego
Eshel Ben-Jacob - CTBP Founding Senior Scientist
Charles L. Brooks III – Professor, Department of Chemistry and Department of Biophysics, University of Michigan
Olga K. Dudko – Associate Professor of Physics, University of California – San Diego
Terence Hwa – Professor of Physics, University of California - San Diego
Bo Li – Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of California – San Diego
J. Andrew McCammon – Distinguished Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California – San Diego
Wouter-Jan Rappel – Principal Investigator, Rappel Laboratory, Department of Physics, University of California – San Diego
Terrence J. Sejnowski - Professor and Laboratory Head, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Tatyana O. Sharpee – Associate Professor, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Wei Wang – Principal Investigator, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of California – San Diego

Postdoctoral Fellows/Associates to Academic Positions
Rommie Amaro – Assistant Professor, University of California – San Diego: 2009
Fang Bai - Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences and Technology, Shanghai Tech University, and Research Professor, Shanghai Institute for Advanced Immunochemical Studies, Shanghai, PRC
Riccardo Baron – Assistant Professor, University of Utah: 2011
Marcus Basan – Research Scientist, ETH Switzerland: 2013
Kinshuk Banerjee - AJC Bose College, Kolkata, India: 2017
Chia-en Chang - Assistant Professor, University of California - Riverside: 2008
Vinicius Contessoto - Brazilian Biorenewables National Laboratory, LNBR, Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials, CNPEM: 2020
Patricio Craig – Assistant Professor, University Buenos Aires - Argentina: 2013
Michele Di Pierro - Assistant Professor (Physics), Northeastern University, Brookline, MA: 2020
Neva Durand - Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine: 2019
Diego Ferreiro – Professor, University of Buenos Aires - Argentina: 2009
Alemayehu Gorfe - Assistant Professor, University of Texas Medical School - Houston: 2009
Shachi Gosavi – Assistant Professor, National Center for Biological Sciences - India: 2009
Barry Grant – Assistant Professor, University of Michigan: 2011
Rutger Hermsen – Assistant Professor, University of Utrecht - Netherlands: 2012
Inbal Hecht – Senior Researcher, Tel Aviv University: 2010
Changbong Hyeon – Professor, Korea Institute Advanced Study - Korea: 2008
Ivaylo Ivanov – Assistant Professor Georgia State University: 2009
Biman Jana – Assistant Professor Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science: 2014
Mohit Jolly - Professor, Centre for Biosystems Science and Engineering, Bangalore, India
Minsu Kim – Assistant Professor, Emory University: 2013
Minjoon Kouh – Assistant Professor, Drew University: 2009
Stefan Klumpp – Group Leader, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces - Postdam - Germany: 2009
Erel Levine – Assistant Professor, Harvard University: 2008
Xuefei Li - Assistant Professor, Institute of Synthetic Biology in the Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenzhen, PRC: 2019
Jian Liu – Principal Investigator, National Institutes of Health / National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: 2008
Courtney Lepreore –Adjunct Assistant Professor, Tulane University: 2008
Ben-Zhuo Lu – Professor, Chinese Academy of Sciences: 2008
Mingyang Lu - Assistant Professor, The Jackson Laboratory
Peter McHale – Project Scientist, UC Irvine: 2009
Louis McLane - Visiting Lecturer, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
William McLaughlin – Assistant Professor, The Commonwealth Medical College: 2008
Faruck Morcos - Assistant Professor, Center for Systems Biology, University of Texas at Dallas
Suhita Nadkarni – Assistant Professor, Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research - India: 2012
Jeffrey Noel - Humboldt Fellow, Max Delbruck Center and Fritz Haber Institute
Cynthia Perez Estrada - Baylor College of Medicine until 8/31/2020
Davit Potoyan - Caldwell Assistant Professor, Chemistry Dept., Iowa State University: 2017
Susmita Roy - Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata, India: 2019
Alexander Schug - Helmholtz Group Leader, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology - Germany: 2011
Matt Scott – Associate Professor, University of Waterloo - Canada: 2010
Li Shen – Assistant Professor, Mount Sinai School of Medicine: 2009
Stuart Sevier - Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow, MIT: 2019
Tongye Shen – Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee: 2008
Yelena Simine - Assistant Professor, McGill University Department of Chemistry, Canada: 2019
Joanna Sulkowska – Assistant Professor, University of Warsaw - Poland: 2012
Victor Tsai - Assistant Professor, TAmkang University, Taiwan
Qian Wang - Assistant Professor (Physics), University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, PRC: 2020
Zhongming Wang – Assistant Professor, Florida International University: 2011
Adam Van Wynsberghe – Assistant Professor, Hamilton College: 2009
Paul Whitford – Assistant Professor, North Eastern University: 2012
Heng Xu - Assistant Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Bin Zhang - Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, MIT
Yongcheng Zhou – Assistant Professor, Colorado State University: 2008


Postdoctoral Fellows/Associates to Industrial Positions
Thomas Allen - Senior Computational Imaging Data Scientist, Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, OR
Deepak Chandran - Principle Research Scientist, Autodesk
Aram Davtyan - CADD Senior Scientist, Atomwise, Inc, San Francisco, CA
Jingchen Feng - Google Research
Justin Gullingsrud – Scientific Programmer, D. E. Shaw Research: 2008
Ilya Khavrutskii - Biotechnology HPC Software Applications Institute: 2012
Heiko Lammert - 2019
Vladimir Lankevich - 2020
Jie Liu – Pathway Genomics San Diego
Mary Rohrdanz - MD Anderson Cancer Center
Nicholas Schafer - Senior Data Scientist, Eventellect, Houston, TX: 2020
Samuel Skinner - Bioinformatician, Benarova Research Institute, Abbot Laboratories
Zhipeng Wang - Senior Research Scientist, Apple AI: 2020
Sarah Williams – Novartis
Vladislav Volman – Applied Technologies: 2012
Julianne Zimmermann - Consultant, Prodyna

Postdoctoral to Postdoctoral
Federico Bocci - UC Irvine - 2020
Pushpita Ghosh - TIFR Center for Interdisciplinary Research, India (Visiting Fellow)
Xingcheng Lin - MIT, Cambridge, MA: 2018
Feliks Nüske - Universität Paderborn, Germany: 2020
Pintu Patra - Institute for Theoretical Physics, Heidelberg, Germany: 2018
Jordane Preto - University of Alberta, Canada
Leonard Sepulveda - Harvard University: 2016

Graduate Students to Professorial Positions
Sam Cho – Wake Forest University: graduated 2007
Thomas Kuhlman - University of Illinois: graduated 2007
Joachin Latzer – University of San Diego: graduated 2007
Ting Lu – University of Illinois: graduated 2007
David Minh – Illinois Institute of Technology: graduated 2007
Aleksandra Walczak – Ecole Normale Supérieure France: graduated 2007
Paul Whitford – North Eastern University: graduated 2009
Sichun Yang – Case Western University: graduated 2007
Chenghang Zong – Baylor College of Medicine: graduated 2007

Graduate Students to Postdoctoral Positions
Shaghayegh Agah - University of Texas Health Science Center: 2018
Elizabeth Baxter – Research Scientist Synectics: graduated: 2013
Lorenzo Boninsegna - UCLA: 2019
Anat Burger – Harvard University: graduated: 2012
Wen Chen – Graduate Student University Maryland: graduated: 2011
Mikolai Fajer – Postdoctoral Fellowship University of Chicago: graduated: 2013
Leif Gibb – MIT: graduated 2009
Luiza Gomes - MD Anderson Cancer Center: 2019
Sebastian Castillo Hair - University of Virginia, 2020
Ryan Hayes - University of Michigan
Bo Hu – IBM: graduated 2012
Morgan Lawrenz – Stanford University: graduated 2011
Jeff Noel – Rice University: graduated 2012
Daniel Schultz – Harvard University: graduated 2009
Stuart Sevier - MIT 2018
Danying Shao – financial industry: graduated 2012
John Shopple – software developer: graduated 2009
Robert Swift – UCSD: graduated 2009
Bryan Toth – University of Washington: graduated 2011
Ha Truong - U.C. Berkeley
Laura Tucker – Harvard University: graduated 2010
Mengyu Wang - UIUC
Shenshen Wang – MIT: graduated 2012
Patrick Weinkam – Data Scientist Applied Intelligence: graduated 2009
Scott Wylie – Brown University: graduated 2010
Fernando Yrazu - Associate Rice University
Jing Zhang - Materials Science/Nanoengineering, Rice University

Graduate Student to Medical Student
Jason George - Baylor College of Medicine
Taejin (Lance) Min - Baylor College of Medicine

Graduate Students to Industrial Positions
Xiaoyu Bai - Facebook
Yi Bao - MANA Partners, LLC, New York, NY
Justin Chen - Senior Machine Learning Engineer, Manifold: 2019
Man Chen - Data Scientist, Two Sigma
Nathan Eddy - Data Scientist, Foundation Medicine, Boston, MA: 2018
Millad Ghane - Senior Software Engineer, Samsung USA: 2020
Alexandru Dan Grigore
Pu Han - Project Engineer, Google
Bobby Kim - Data Scientist, Bloomberg Law
Patrick Mears - Systems Integration Engineer, Abbott Laboratories: 2014
Lok-Hang So - MTR Corporation
Dong Wang - Software Engineer, Google, San Francisco
Zhipeng Wang - Research Scientist, Personalized Healthcare Data Science, Genentech Inc., South San Francisco, CA
Yanjun Yang - Research Scientist, FaceBook, San Francisco, CA: 2020
Guangyuan Yu - Research Scientist, Google, San Francisco, CA: 2020
Linglin Yu – Software Engineer, XTAL Incorporated, San Jose, CA
Zhaoyang Zhang - Private data sciences startup: 2020

REU Student to Undergraduate Student
Neel Radia - Undergraduate, Rice University

Frontiers in Science Summer Intern to Graduate Student
Katlin Knapp - PhD, Rice University
Jonathan Picket - PhD, Baylor College of Medicine
Brian St. Hillaire - PhD, Baylor College of Medicine
Luis H. Victor - PhD in Applied Physics, Rice University, Houston, TX