Junwen John Wang is currently an affiliate faculty member with the Department Biomedical Informatics at ASU, and professor of Biomedical Informatics at Mayo Clinic Arizona. He obtained his doctorate from the University of Washington and MS from the University of Pennsylvania. He was a postdoctoral fellow at Center for Bioinformatics, University of Pennsylvania, and a staff scientist at the National Institute of Cancer. Before he joined ASU and Mayo in 2016, Professor Wang was a faculty member at Centre for Genomic Sciences, the University of Hong Kong, where he received outstanding young researcher award. For more information, please visit http://jjwanglab.org or his Mayo Clinic page.
Professor Wang's main research interests are bioinformatics and computational genomics. Currently, his team focuses on three areas:
Dr. Wang has successfully supervised over a dozen Ph.D. students, and two of them obtained Outstanding Research Postgraduate Student Awards, the highest honor for graduate students at the University of Hong Kong. Dr. Wang can serve as primary supervisor for ASU BMI MS/PhD students. If you are interested in doing research in the above mentioned areas, please contact him directly.