Girke Lab Research and Teaching Site

Members


Current Members

  • Tyler Backman, PhD Candidate, Bioengineering (BIG) [ home page ]
  • Kevin Horan (khoran@cs.ucr.edu), Postdoc, CS [ home page ]
  • Siddhartha Kanrar (siddhartha.kanrar@ucr.edu), Postdoc, Molecular Biology
  • Daniela Cassol (danicassol@gmail.com), Graduate Student, Molecular Plant Biology & Bioinformatics
  • Şeydanur Tıkır (seydatkr@gmail.com), Undergraduate Student, Bioinformatics
  • Patrick Tran (ptran021@ucr.edu), Undergraduate Student, Biochemistry
  • John Sharifi (jshar004@ucr.edu), Undergraduate Student, Bioinformatics
  • Ergude Bao (baoe@cs.ucr.edu), graduate student, CS [ home page ]
  • Yan Wang (wangya@cs.ucr.edu), graduate student, CS [ home page ]


Former Members

  • Varun Khanna (varun.khanna@ahduni.edu.in), Postdoc, Ph.D. Cheminformatics [ home page ]
  • Rebecca Sun (fire@gmail.com), bioinformatics data analyst, IIGB [ home page ]
  • Chris Webber (christopher.webber@ucr.edu), Linux HPC Administrator, IIGB [ home page ]
  • Aleksandr Levchuk (alev@gmail.com), Systems and Databases Administrator, IIGB [ home page ]
  • Yiqun Eddie Cao (y@cs.ucr.edu), graduate student, CS [ home page ]
  • Jisu Ha (jisuha@ucr.edu), graduate student, GGB [ home page ]
  • Anna Charisi (acha@cs.ucr.edu), graduate student, GGB [ home page ]
  • Lei Wang (wang@gmail.com), programmer, MA in Eng [ home page ]
  • Junmei Liu (junm@ucr.edu), data analyst, PhD in Statistics
  • Kei Iida (kiida@gmail.com), Postdoc, Ph.D. Bioinformatics
  • Shawn Lesniak, systems and database admin, BS in CS
  • Julian Krause (krau@cs.ucr.edu), undergraduate student, CS
  • Josh Lauricha (laur@google.com), linux cluster admin, Google, Mountain View, CA
  • Julian Krause (julian.krause@ucr.edu), Undergraduate Student, CS
  • Li-Chang Cheng (che@cs.ucr.edu), undergraduate student, CS, UC Irvine
  • Jorge Rodriguez (jorge.rodriguez@gmail.com), Graduate student from Chile
  • Christoph Sapper (christoph.sapper@…), Undergraduate student from Germany
  • Ronly Schlenk (ronlys@ucr.edu), Volunteer
  • Jack Cui (cui@hotmail.com), systems admin, C&C, UCR
  • Hua Tran (hua_@uclink.berkeley.edu), graduate student, UC Berkeley


Open Positions

Postdoctoral position in comparative genomics - [ filled ]

This position requires several years of experience in computational biology, statistics, database design and data mining with strong publications records in several of these areas. The candidate should be proficient in at least one of the common programming languages that are used in bioinformatics: C, Python, Java, Perl or R. Experience with web and database programming is also beneficial. To apply for this position, please email your CV and a statement of research interests to thomas.girke@ucr.edu.

Postdoctoral position in cheminformatics - [ filled ]

This position requires experience in computational chemistry, drug-informatics, QSAR/phramacophore modeling and data mining with strong publications records in several of these areas. The candidate should be proficient in at least one of the common programming languages that are used in cheminformatics: C, Python, Java, Perl or R. Experience with web and database programming is also beneficial. To apply for this position, please email your CV and a statement of research interests to thomas.girke@ucr.edu.

Undergraduate research positions - [ filled ]

Several postions are available for undergraduate students who are interested in participating in challenging database and software development projects for various research projects in bioinformatics and cheminformatics. The required skills are experience with open-source databases (MySQL/PostgreSQL), application and web programming with Python, Perl and/or Java. The minimum time commitment is 15-20h per week for a period of at least 18 months. Full-time employment during the summer break is possible. To apply for these positions, please email your CV with a detailed outline of your computational skills to thomas.girke@ucr.edu.