Girke Lab Research and Teaching Site

Kevin Horan, Ph.D.






  • B.S. Computer Science, University of California Riverside, 2000 - 2004
  • B.S. Pure Mathematics, University of California Riverside, 2000 - 2004
  • Ph.D. Computer Sciences, University of California Riverside, 2005 - 2011

Research Interests

  • Machine Learning
  • Bioinformatics


  • Horan K, Lauricha J, Bailey-Serres J, Raikhel N, Girke T (2005) Genome cluster database: A sequence family analysis platform for Arabidopsis and rice. Plant Physiol: 138, 47-54.

  • Horan K, Jang C, Bailey-Serres J, Mittler R, Shelton C, Harper JF, Zhu JK, Cushman JJ, Gollery M, Girke T (2008) Annotating Genes of Known and Unknown Function by Large-Scale Co-Expression Analysis. Plant Physiol: 147, 41-57.

  • Horan K, Shelton CR, Girke T (2010) Predicting conserved protein motifs with Sub- HMMs. BMC Bioinformatics: 11, 205.

  • Horan Kevin (2011) Gene Function Prediction Based on Sequence or Expression Data. University of California, Riverside, 2011, 123 pages; 3491290