lad_headshotI am an Assistant Professor in Duke University’s Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology and Center for Genomics & Computational Biology. While at Duke, I have been named a Beckman Young InvestigatorSearle Scholar, a Hartwell Investigator, and an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow.

From the fall of 2010 until 2013, I was a Junior Fellow at Harvard University’s Society of Fellows.

I received my PhD in Computational & Systems Biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2010, and I completed my undergraduate studies in Biomedical Engineering from Columbia University in May of 2005.

To read more about my academic history, download my full curriculum vitae.

In my free time, I enjoy hacking, spending time with family, and maintaining a science poetry blog.