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Principal Investigator

Tim ElstonTim Elston
Professor
telston@med.unc.edu
I am interested in understanding the dynamics of complex biological systems, and developing reliable mathematical models that capture the essential components of these systems.

Graduate Students


Amy Allen
BCB Graduate Student
aeallen@email.unc.edu
Mike PabloMike Pablo

Bio Chem Graduate Student
mikepab@live.unc.edu
I’m interested in how cellular signaling networks lead to spatiotemporally organized localization of molecules.
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Jeff Snell
BCB Graduate Student
MD/PhD program
jeffffff@email.unc.edu
I developed an in silico model of mammalian hematopoiesis using mathematical modeling, machine learning, and high performance computing to better understand clinically relevant perturbations.
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Kimiko Suzuki
BCB Graduate Student
sksuzuki@email.unc.edu
oldwell-130x150-2Lior Vered
Graduate Student
vered@live.unc.edu

Rotation Students

oldwell-130x150-2Cody Herron
Graduate student
jcherron@unc.edu
Hang Su
BBSP Graduate student
hangsu@email.unc.edu
Applying dynamic modeling to understand the mechanisms of cell cycle control upon the mating signal in budding yeast.
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Postdoctoral Fellows

Nivedita Nivedita
Postdoctoral fellow
nivedina@email.unc.edu
ellen-oshaughnessyEllen O’Shaunnessy
Postdoctoral Fellow
eoshaugh@email.unc.edu
Ranga Rajan
Postdoctoral Fellow
ranga@email.unc.edu
Sam Ramirez

Postdoctoral Fellow
sramirez@unc.edu
I’m working on mathematical modeling of cell signaling.
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Research Associate

Sandy Hahn
Research Associate
sshahn@email.unc.edu
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Alumni

  • Richard Allen
    Research Scientist, Pfizer
  • Marcelo Behar
    Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Austin
  • John Fricks
    Assistant professor of Statistics, Penn State University
  • Yan Fu
    Data Scientist at Kforce Inc.
  • Guilherme Garcia
    Assistant Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin

  • Mike Goedeke
    Research Triangle Institute, NC

  • Nan Hao
    Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego

  • John Houser
    Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Texas, Austin

  • Meng Jin
    Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, San Diego

  • Josh Kelley
    Assistant Professor, University of Maine

  • Kevin Kesseler
    AdderStone Predivtive Analytics

  • Vinal Lakhani
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus OH

  • Kang-Ling Liao
    Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Tamkang University

  • Patrick McCarter
    Postdoctoral Fellow, UNC-CH

  • Callie Miller
    Professor, James Madison Univeristy

  • Maria Minakova
    Facebook

  • Jason Pirone
    Biomathematician, SRA International, Inc., Durham, NC.

  • Conner Sandefur
    Assistant Professor, UNC Pembroke

  • Adrian Serohijos
    Assistant Professor, University of Montreal

  • Wanda Strychalski
    Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Case Western Reserve University

  • Abby Todd
    Professor at Greenville College, Illinois

  • Denis Tsygankov
    Assistant Professor at The Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory Universities

  • Sai Venkatapurapu
    Immunetrics

  • Xiao Wang
    Assistant Professor, School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering, Arizona State University

  • Necmettin Yildrim
    Assistant Professor, New College of Florida
  • Peiying Zuo 
    Glaxo Smith Kline
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