Jun Zhu

Jun Zhu, PhD

About Me

Jun Zhu, PhD is a professor in Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences and faculty member of the Icahn Genomics Institute. Dr. Zhu was trained in both computer science and biomedical science. His research focuses on methodologies for integrating diverse data (e.g. genetic, genomic, transcriptomic, proteomic data and etc.) into probabilistic graphic networks for elucidating complex human diseases, as well as method development for analyzing and comparing disease-related networks.  Before joining Mount Sinai, he worked in both industry (Amgen, Inc, and Rosetta/Merck & CO, Inc) and academia (Sage Bionetworks, and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center).

Research Topics

Genetics, Genomics, Mathematical Modeling of Biomedical Systems, Mathematical and Computational Biology

Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Disease Mechanisms and Therapeutics (DMT), Genetics and Genomic Sciences [GGS]