Faculty and Staff

Jeremy Edwards, PhD

Jeremy Edwards, PhD

Jeremy Edwards, PhD

Director of the Bioinformatics and High Dimensional Data Analysis Shared Resource
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Professor of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Cancer Research Facility, Room 117
505-272-5465
E-mail Dr. Edwards

Education and Training
Postdoctoral training in Genetics, Harvard Medical School
PhD Bioengineering, University of California San Diego
MS Bioengineering, University of California San Diego
BS Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas Arlington

Research Interests
Bioinformatics, genome technologies, next generation sequencing technology, systems biology, spatial regulation of signaling pathways.


Tudor Oprea, MD, PhD

Tudor Oprea, MD, PhD

Tudor Oprea, MD, PhD

Co-Director of the Bioinformatics and High Dimensional Data Analysis Shared Resource
Professor and Chief of the Division of Translation Informatics, Department of Internal Medicine
E-mail Dr. Oprea

Research Interests
Cheminformatics, target analytics and pharmacoinformatics, data mining and analyses, clinical drug  properties and competitive drug intelligence.

Education and Training
Postdoctoral training at Los Alamos National Laboratory in Theoretical Biology, with Angel García
Postdoctoral training at the Center for Molecular Design, Washington University, with Garland Marshall
MD, University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Timisoara, Romania
PhD, University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Timisoara, Romania


Keith Lidke, PhD

Keith Lidke, PhD

Keith A. Lidke, PhD

Director of the STMC Super-resolution and Image Analysis Core
Co-Director of the Bioinformatics and High Dimensional Data Analysis Shared Resource
Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Physics, Room 1140
505-277-0302
E-mail Dr. Lidke

Education and Training
Postdoctoral training in Membrane architecture and dynamics, Sandia
National Laboratories
Postdoctoral training in Fluorescence Microscopy, Max Planck Institute for
Biophysical Chemistry
PhD Physics, University of Minnesota
BS Physics and Mathematics, Mankato State University

Research Interests
Fluorescence super-resolution, single particle tracking, hyperspectral microscopy,
image analysis.


Jason Byars, PhD

Jason Byars, PhD

Jason Byars, PhD

Senior Research Specialist
Cancer Research Facility, G21
505-272-0675
E-mail Dr. Byars

Research Interests
Automation of next generation sequencing, Bioinformatics, cloud computing, devops