Scientific Staff

Xhensila Hyka

Research Technician, Columbia Genome Center

Research Technician

Research Staff

Francesco Abate

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Faculty

Cory Abate-Shen

Michael and Stella Chernow Professor of Urological Oncology
Michael and Stella Chernow Professor of Urological Oncology

Administration

Mahalaxmi Aburi

Executive Director and Scientific Operations Manager, Califano Lab

Executive Director and Scientific Operations Manager, Califano Lab

Research Staff

Goran Ahlsen

Senior Experimental Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Senior Experimental Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Fellows

Kyle Allison

Systems Biology Fellow

Systems Biology Fellow

Faculty

Dimitris Anastassiou

Charles Batchelor Professor of Electrical Engineering
Charles Batchelor Professor of Electrical Engineering

Scientific Staff

Orlando Aquino

Associate Director of IT

Associate Director of IT

Postdoctoral Scientists

Juan Arriaga

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Staff

Alvaro Aytes

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Research Staff

Fabiana Bahna

Senior Experimental Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Senior Experimental Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Graduate Students

Zachary Baker

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Pedro Baldera-Aguayo

Graduate Student, Cellular, Molecular and Biophysical Studies

Graduate Student, Cellular, Molecular and Biophysical Studies

Graduate Students

Sean Bannier

Graduate Student, Chemistry

Graduate Student, Chemistry

Postdoctoral Scientists

Sonja Billerbeck

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Collaborating Scientists

David Blatt

Director, Clinical Data Warehouse

Director, Clinical Data Warehouse

Graduate Students

Mary Boland

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Mykola Bordyuh

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Scientific Staff

Kimberly Bowman

Staff Associate, Columbia Genome Center

Staff Associate

Graduate Students

Margot Brandt

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Julia Brasch

Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Graduate Students

Joshua Brewer

Post-Baccalaureate Student, School of Professional Studies Honig-Shapiro Lab

Post-Baccalaureate Student, School of Professional Studies Honig-Shapiro Lab

Graduate Students

James Brisbois

Graduate Student, Chemistry

Graduate Student, Chemistry

Graduate Students

Joshua Broyde

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Scientific Staff

Kaylyn Burgos

Desktop Administrator

Desktop Administrator

Research Staff

Erin Bush

Staff Associate

Staff Associate, Next-Generation Sequencing

Faculty

Harmen Bussemaker

Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty

Andrea Califano

Chair, Department of Systems Biology
Director, JP Sulzberger Columbia Genome Center

Postdoctoral Scientists

Pablo Camara

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Shai Carmi

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Ambrose Carr

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Research Staff

Helen Causton

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Chen Chen

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Sway Chen

MD/PhD Student

MD/PhD Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Yim Ling Cheng

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Undergraduate Students

Jacky Cheung

Undergraduate Student

Undergraduate Student

Graduate Students

Andy Chiang

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Research Staff

Tim Chu

Research Staff

Research Staff

Research Staff

Chee Wai Chua

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Faculty

Virginia Cornish

Helena Rubinstein Professor, Department of Chemistry

Helena Rubinstein Professor, Department of Chemistry

Graduate Students

Filip Cosmanescu

Graduate Student
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Graduate Student
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Center Directors

Olivier Couronne

Executive Director, Columbia Genome Center

Executive Director

Graduate Students

Laura Crowley

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Faculty

Riccardo Dalla-Favera

Director, Institute for Cancer Genetics
Uris Professor of Pathology

Director, Institute for Cancer Genetics
Uris Professor of Pathology

Department Administration

Leah Dimond

Manager, Human Resources and Faculty Affairs

Manager, Human Resources and Faculty Affairs

Graduate Students

Hongxu Ding

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Gilman Dionne

Graduate Student
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Graduate Student
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Postdoctoral Scientists

Purushottam Dixit

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Eugene Douglass

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Aditya Dutta

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Scientific Staff

Hugh Ediet

Director of IT

Director of IT

Faculty

Yaniv Erlich

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science

Postdoctoral Scientists

Huijuan Feng

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Adolfo Ferrando

Associate Professor, Departments of Pathology and Pediatrics

Associate Professor, Departments of Pathology and Pediatrics

Postdoctoral Scientists

Ioan Filip

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Aris Floratos

Executive Research Director, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
Executive Research Director, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Graduate Students

Elise Flynn

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Research Staff

Richard Friedman

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

José Garzón

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Staff

Tatyana Gindin

Senior Computational Scientist

Senior Computational Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Ian Goldlust

Medical Student (PhD to MD Program)

Medical Student (PhD to MD Program)

Postdoctoral Scientists

Antonio Gomes

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Kerry Goodman

Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Postdoctoral Scientists

Yicheng Guo

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Scientific Staff

Jake Hagen

Bioinformatics Analyst, Columbia Genome Center

Bioinformatics Analyst

Postdoctoral Scientists

Xinwei Han

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Yun Hao

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Oliver Harrison

Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Graduate Students

Jing He

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Ehud Herbst

Graduate Student, Chemistry

Graduate Student, Chemistry

Postdoctoral Scientists

Hsing Ho

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Faculty

Oliver Hobert

Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Graduate Students

Ben Hobson

MD/PhD Student

MD/PhD Student

Faculty

Barry Honig

Director, Center for Computational Biology & Bioinformatics and Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Director, Center for Computational Biology & Bioinformatics and Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Postdoctoral Scientists

Howook Hwang

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Martin Jacko

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Brian Ji

MD/PhD Student

MD/PhD Student

Research Staff

Zhou Ji

Lead Programmer Analyst

Lead Programmer Analyst

Postdoctoral Scientists

Wenyan Jiang

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Lingling Jiang

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Joe Romano

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Nathan Johns

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Faculty

Gail Kaiser

Professor, Department of Computer Science
Director, Programming Systems Laboratory

Professor, Department of Computer Science
Director, Programming Systems Laboratory

Center Directors

Charles Karan

Scientific Director, High-Throughput Screening, Columbia Genome Center

Scientific Director, High-Throughput Screening

Research Staff

Phini Katsamba

Senior Experimental Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Senior Experimental Scientist
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Graduate Students

Jenna Kefeli

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Research Staff

Rachel Kelly

Program Manager

Program Manager

Graduate Students

Jordan Kesner

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Anupama Khare

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Undergraduate Students

Jiyoung Kim

Undergraduate Student

Undergraduate Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Ju Lee Kin

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Undergraduate Students

Jaime Kim

Undergraduate Student

Undergraduate Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Sarah Kim-Hellmuth

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Mariam Konaté

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Andrew Kung

Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Graduate Students

Erik Ladewig

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Pasquale Laise

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Donald Landry

Samuel Bard Professor of Medicine
Director, Organic Chemistry Collaborative Center

Faculty

Laura Landweber

Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, and Biological Sciences

Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, and Biological Sciences

Faculty

Tuuli Lappalainen

Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University
Junior Investigator and Core Member, New York Genome Center

Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University
Junior Investigator and Core Member, New York Genome Center

Postdoctoral Scientists

Gorka Lasso Cabrera

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Clementine Le Magnen

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Albert Lee

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Undergraduate Students

Hyonwook Lee

Undergraduate Student, Columbia College

Undergraduate Student, Columbia College

Postdoctoral Scientists

Suk Hyung Lee

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Kam Leong

Samuel Y. Sheng Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Samuel Y. Sheng Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Postdoctoral Scientists

Jia Li

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Scientific Staff

Hai Li

Associate Research Scientist and Head, Cellular Assays, High-Throughput Screening, Columbia Genome Center

Associate Research Scientist and Head, Cellular Assays, High-Throughput Screening

Postdoctoral Scientists

Bo Li

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Staff

Yang Liu

Staff Associate

Staff Associate

Postdoctoral Scientists

Zhaoqi Liu

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Department Administration

Erica Lockhart

Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Graduate Students

Tal Lorberbaum

PhD Student in Cellular Physiology and Biophysics

PhD Student in Cellular Physiology and Biophysics

Research Staff

Xiang-Jun Lu

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Eugenia Lyashenko

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Wenji Ma

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Richard Mann

Higgins Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

Higgins Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

Research Staff

Seetha Mannepalli

Senior Staff Associate
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Senior Staff Associate
Honig-Shapiro Lab

Department Administration

Mari Martinez

Department Administrator

Department Administrator

Graduate Students

Joseph Matragrano

Graduate Student, Chemistry

Graduate Student, Chemistry

Postdoctoral Scientists

Sandra Mayer

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Ross McBee

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Jordan Metz

MD/PhD Student

MD/PhD Student

Undergraduate Students

Nina Michael

Undergraduate Student, Columbia School of General Studies

Undergraduate Student, Columbia School of General Studies

Postdoctoral Scientists

Dogukan Mizrak

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Scientists

Amir Momen Roknabadi

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Staff

Anthea Monod

Visiting Professor

Visiting Professor

Postdoctoral Scientists

Priya Moorjani

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Christian Munck

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Prabhjot Mundi

Medical Oncology Clinical Fellow

Medical Oncology Clinical Fellow

Research Staff

Diana Murray

Program Director of Research and Outreach
Research Scientist
Program Director of Research and Outreach
Research Scientist

Administration

Janelle Nuñez

Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant

Postdoctoral Scientists

Panos Oikonomou

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Kenneth Olive

Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine, and Pathology and Cell Biology

Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine, and Pathology and Cell Biology

Postdoctoral Scientists

Tomasz Owczarek

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Staff

Sergey Pampou

Associate Research Scientist
Head, Functional Genomics, High-Throughput Screening, Columbia Genome Center

Head, Functional Genomics, High-Throughput Screening

Scientific Staff

Renu Pandita

Desktop Administrator

Desktop Administrator

Graduate Students

Jimin Park

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Research Staff

Saurabh Patel

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Evan O. Paull

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Dana Pe'er

Chair, Computational and Systems Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Chair, Computational and Systems Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Faculty

Itsik Pe'er

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

Research Staff

Donald Petrey

Senior Computational Scientist

Senior Computational Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Germán Plata

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Molly Przeworski

Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Graduate Students

Hongjian Qi

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Research Staff

Yingzhi Qian

Computational Biologist

Computational Biologist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Kayla Quinnies

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Raul Rabadan

Associate Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Co-director, Next-Generation Sequencing

Scientific Staff

Ronald Realubit

Associate Director of Operations, Columbia Genome Center

Associate Director of Operations

Department Administration

Angielina Reyes

Grants Coordinator

Grants Coordinator

Postdoctoral Scientists

Ori Rokach

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Carlotta Ronda

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Staff

Teresa Rosa

Project Manager

Project Manager

Administration

Katie Rosa

Administrative Assistant/Lab Manager

Administrative Assistant/Lab Manager

Faculty

Rodney Rothstein

Professor, Department of Genetics and Development

Professor, Department of Genetics and Development

Postdoctoral Scientists

Rotem Rubinstein

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Staff

Beatrice Salvatori

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Jared Sampson

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Balaji Santhanam

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Guy Sella

Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Postdoctoral Scientists

Alina Sergeeva

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Staff

Tiffany Seto

Staff Scientist

Staff Scientist

Graduate Students

Mia Shandell

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Faculty

Sagi Shapira

Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Faculty

Lawrence Shapiro

Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

Postdoctoral Scientists

Sohani Das Sharma

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

David E. Shaw

Senior Research Fellow, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Senior Research Fellow, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Faculty

Michael Shen

Professor, Departments of Medicine, Genetics & Development, Urology, and Systems Biology

Professor, Departments of Medicine, Genetics & Development, Urology, and Systems Biology

Faculty

Yufeng Shen

Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology
Associate Director

Research Staff

Zizhang Sheng

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Ravi Sheth

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Maho Shibata

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Peter Sims

Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Associate Director for Novel Technologies

Research Staff

Kenneth Smith

Lead Programmer Analyst

Lead Programmer Analyst

Faculty

Peter Sorger

Otto Krayer Professor of Systems Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School

Otto Krayer Professor of Systems Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School

Department Administration

Sandra Squarcia

Graduate Program Coordinator

Graduate Program Coordinator

Faculty

Brent Stockwell

Professor, Departments of Biological Sciences and Chemistry
Co-director, High-Throughput Screening

Faculty

Milan Stojanovic

Associate Director, Division of Clinical Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
Associate Director, Division of Clinical Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics

Faculty

Gustavo Stolovitzky

Adjunct Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Adjunct Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Graduate Students

Alva Strand

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Research Staff

Prem Subramaniam

Associate Research Scientist

Associate Research Scientist

Scientific Staff

Xiaoyun Sun

Data Scientist, Next-Generation Sequencing, Columbia Genome Center

Data Scientist, Next-Generation Sequencing

Scientific Staff

Fedor Syagin

Technical Engineer

Technical Engineer

Faculty

Nicholas Tatonetti

Herbert Irving Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Director of Clinical Informatics, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center

Herbert Irving Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Director of Clinical Informatics, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center

Faculty

Saeed Tavazoie

Professor, Department of Systems Biology
Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Research Staff

Ron Tepper

Adjunct Associate Research Scientist

Adjunct Associate Research Scientist

Administration

Sophie Thuault-Restituito

Executive Director and Scientific Operation Manager, Center for Topology of Cancer Evolution and Heterogeneity

Executive Director and Scientific Operation Manager, Center for Topology of Cancer Evolution and Heterogeneity

Postdoctoral Scientists

Roxanne Toivanen

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Tom Tullius

Director, Program in Bioinformatics, Boston University
Director, Program in Bioinformatics, Boston University

Postdoctoral Scientists

Dmytro Ustianenko

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Rami Vanguri

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Staff

Jeremie Vendome

Senior Computational Scientist

Senior Computational Scientist

Collaborating Scientists

Santiago Vilar

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Dennis Vitkup

Associate Professor, Department of Systems Biology
Associate Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Postdoctoral Scientists

Jinzhou Yuan

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Faculty

Harris Wang

Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Graduate Students

Christopher Zixu Wen

Graduate Student, Biological Sciences

Graduate Student, Biological Sciences

Faculty

Hynek Wichterle

Associate Director, Columbia Genome Center
Co-director, Columbia Stem Cell Initiative
Vice-Chief, Division of Regenerative Medicine
Associate Professor, Departments of Pathology & Cell Biology, and Neuroscience (in Neurology)

Associate Director

Faculty

Chris Wiggins

Associate Professor, Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics

Associate Professor, Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics

Department Administration

Chris Williams

Communications Director

Communications Director

Administration

Carolyn Williams

Executive Assistant to Andrea Califano

Executive Assistant to Andrea Califano

Postdoctoral Scientists

Evandro Winkelmann

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Jeremy Worley

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Staff

Zikai Wu

Visiting Associate Research Scientist

Visiting Associate Research Scientist

Graduate Students

Felix Wu

Graduate Student

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Alexandre Yahi

Graduate Student, Biomedical Informatics

Graduate Student, Biomedical Informatics

Graduate Students

Jamie Yang

MD/PhD Student

MD/PhD Student

Postdoctoral Scientists

Sung Sun Yim

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department Administration

Joon Yoo

Financial Assistant

Financial Assistant

Faculty

Chaolin Zhang

Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology
Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Biology

Postdoctoral Scientists

Junfei Zhao

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Scientists

Min Zou

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist