Dr. Jian Ma
Dr. Jian Ma joins the Department of Bioengineering from the University of California at Santa Cruz, where he was a Postdoctoral Scholar in the lab of Dr. David Haussler. He received his B.S. from Fudan University in Shanghai, China, in Computer Science in 2000 and received his Ph.D. from The Pennsylvania State University in Computer Science in 2006. Dr. Ma’s research focuses on computational molecular biology, comparative genomics, algorithm design and analysis, molecular evolution, and human genetics.