Julian Egger

Biography

Julian is a National Library of Medicine (NLM) PhD fellow in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology at OHSU. Before his PhD candidacy, Julian worked as a bioinformaticist for the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo Genetics Department developing next generation sequencing (NGS) data pipelines for evolutionary and phylogenetic studies of lemur species from Madagascar. Although early in his PhD studies, Julian's research focuses on novel algorithm pipeline development for NGS data along with transcriptome studies using RNA-sequencing and k-mer content analysis.  

Education

Ph.D. in Bioinformatics & Computational Biology (2015 - Present)
Oregon Health &Science University, Portland, OR

B.S. in Bioinformatics (2011 –2014)
University of Nebraska-Omaha, Omaha, NE

Awards

National Library of Medicine Fellow, OHSU Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Portland, OR, 2015 - Present.