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Dr

Jason Li

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Genetics
Artificial Intelligence
Big Data Analysis
Data Mining
Computational Biology
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
oncology
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Dr

Jason Li

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Cancer Genomics
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Dr

Jason Li

 

Jason Li completed his PhD in bioinformatics with the Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Melbourne in 2009. He has a full time appointment at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre as a bioinformatician since 2007 and contributed to a large number of cancer genomics projects in both research and clinical domains.

Jason is now a senior researcher and heads the Bioinformatics Core Facility at Peter Mac to provide bioinformatics services to internal laboratories, perform collaborative cancer biology researches, and lead bioinformatics researches in the areas of copy number and gene expression analyses over high-throughput sequencing technologies. He has been awarded 2 Peter Mac Cancer Foundation Grants as the principle investigator and is AI in multiple NHMRC project grants.

As of May 2016, Jason has 45 publications in the last 5 years, including papers in high impact journals Cancer Cell, Journal of Clinical Investigation, PLoS Genetics, Clinical Cancer Research (as lead bioinformatician; third author), Journal of Pathology (lead bioinformatician; second author), Stem Cells, and Bioinformatics (first author; highly cited). He is leading a team of five bioinformatician with three of them doing postgraduate studies. He has supervised 3 UROP students, 2 Master students, co-supervised 1 PhD student, and is currently principal supervisor to 1 MPhil student and mentor to 1 PhD student.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2015

Peter Mac Foundation Project Grant

2011

Peter Mac Foundation New Investigator Grant

2004

Australian Postgraduate Award

3

Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

The Sir Peter Maccallum Department Of Oncology

Member

Australian Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Society

Education


Bioinformatics

University of Melbourne

Mechatronics Engineering

University of Melbourne

Computer Science

University of Melbourne