Ken Buetow is a human genetics and genomics researcher who leverages computational tools to understand complex traits such as cancer, liver disease, and obesity. He currently serves as Director of Computational Sciences and Informatics program for Complex Adaptive Systems at Arizona State University (CAS@ASU), is a professor in the School of Life Sciences in ASU’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; is a Core Faculty in ASU’s Center for Evolution and Medicine; and is Director of Bioinformatics and Data Management for the National Biomarker Development Alliance.
Buetow previously served as the founding Director of the Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology within the National Institutes of Health’s National Cancer Institute.
Indiana University, BA, 05/1980 , Biology
University of Pittsburgh, MS, 05/1983, Human Genetics
University of Pittsburgh, PhD, 12/1985, Human Genetics