Alumni

Lei Dong

Postdoctoral Fellow – now Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Cincinnati School of Medicine

Sean Simmons

Postdoctoral Fellow – now Computational Biologist, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Nilgun Donmez

Postdoctoral Fellow – now Manager, Model Development, Scotia Bank, Toronto

Andrew McPherson

Ph.D. – now Postdoctoral fellow at BC Cancer Agency

Faraz Hach

Ph.D. – now Research Assistant Professor, SFU

Iman Sarrafi

M.Sc. – now works at Amazon

Iman Hajirasouliha

Ph.D. – now Assistant Professor of Computational Genomics at Weill-Cornell Medical School

Phuong Dao

Ph.D. – now Research Fellow, NCBI, NLM, NIH, USA

Marzieh Bakhshi

M.Sc. – now at SAP

Lucas Swanson

M.Sc.- now at Genome Sciences Center, BC, Canada

Kendric Wang

M.Sc. – now MD student at UBC School of Medicine

Fereydoun Hormozdiari

Ph.D. – now Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Biomedicine at University of California, Davis, USA

Deniz Yorukoglu

M.Sc. – now Ph.D. student at MIT, Cambridge, USA

Reza Shahidi Nejad

M.Sc. – now at Amazon

Raheleh Salari

Ph.D. – now Senior Bioinformatician at Natera

Hamidreza Chitsaz

Postdoctoral fellow – now Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Colorado State University, USA

Alexander Schoenhuth

Postdoctoral fellow (co-supervised by Dr. Martin Ester) – now Associate Professor at CWI Amsterdam, Holland

Alex Alekseyenko

B.Sc. (co-supervised by Evan Eichler) – now Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, NYU Medical School, NY, USA

Cagri Aksay

M.S.- now at Two Sigma Investment, New York, USA

Can Alkan

Ph.D. – now Assistant Professor of Computer Engineering at Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

Tugkan Batu

Postdoctoral fellow – now Assistant Professor of Mathematics, London School of Economics, UK

Gürkan Bebek

Ph.D. (co-supervised by Jiong Yang) – now entry level faculty at Center for Proteomics and Bioinformatics, CWRU School of Medicine, Cleveland, USA

Graham Cormode

Ph.D. (co-supervised by Mike Paterson) – now Professor of Computer Science at University of Warwick, UK

Gozde Cozen

M.S.- Associate at Morgan Stanley, New York, USA

Bora Uyar

M.Sc. student with Jack Chen – co-supervised by Cenk Sahinalp, now Ph.D. student at the EBI in EMBL Heidelberg

Farhad Hormozdiari

M.Sc. student with Cenk Sahinalp – now Ph.D. student at ZarLab, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Greg Cox

B.Sc./M.S. – last at Lion Biosciences

Emre Karakoç

Ph.D. – now Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Medipol University, Istanbul, Turkey

Jai Macker

B.Sc./M.S. – last at dealer.com

Petra Platzer

Post-doctoral fellow (co-supervised by Sanford Markowitz) – now at Cleveland Clinic

Jonathan Sharp

Ph.D. (co-supervised by Mike Paterson) – now with Motorola R&D

Eray Tüzün

M.S. – now at Havelsan, Ankara, Turkey

Andrey Utis

B.Sc./M.S. – last at Computer Science Dept. U. Maryland, College Park