• 100% graduate job placement in Bioinformatics

  • Revolutionary science in over 30 faculty labs

  • The interdisciplinary Bioinformatics PhD program spans six academic units

  • Two degree options: PhD or Professional Master's program

  • First Bioinformatics graduate program in the country

Welcome

The mission of the Georgia Tech Bioinformatics Graduate Program is to educate and prepare students to reach the forefront of leadership in the fields of bioinformatics and computational biology, and to integrate research and education on the use of information technologies in biology and medicine. The program includes an interdisciplinary doctoral (PhD) program spanning variety of academic departments at Georgia Tech and a Professional Science Masters (MS) program that prepares students for careers in Bioinformatics.

Bioinformatics Program Research Areas

 

 

News

For two decades, geneticists have been using computer simulations to reconstruct genes and proteins millions of years old. But do their algorithms...

Professor Jeffrey Skolnick is leveraging big data and high-performance computing to find new uses for existing drug compounds. He is shown in the...

Interdisciplinary graduate program has nearly perfect job-placement record

In collaboration with Georgia Tech, NCBI has developed a new approach to genome annotation that combines alignment based methods with methods of...

Upcoming Events

Biological Sciences Graduate Students Asssociation Invites you to join us for our first Friday...

Student News

"Scalable Mapping-Free Algorithms and K-MER Data Structures for Genomic Analysis"

“Improving Algorithms of Gene Prediction in Prokaryotic Genomes, Metagenomes, and Eukaryotic Transcriptomes”

Researchers have developed a new informatics technology that analyzes existing data repositories of protein modifications and 3D protein structures...

Juan Gallo, a visiting doctoral student from Colombia, was selected as one of the 10 winners of MIT Technological Reviews Innovators Under 35...