Joshua Baller, Ph.D.

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MSI Unit: 
Research Informatics Support Systems
Title: 
Interim RISS Operations Manager
Office: 
520 Walter Library
MSI Email: 
jballer@msi.umn.edu
UMN Email: 
jballer@umn.edu
Phone: 
(612) 625-7889
Education: 

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN,

Ph.D., Biomedical Informatics and Computational Biology

Educational emphasis on Mathematics, Computer Science and Molecular/Cellular Biology

Expertise: 
  • Application of Statisical Modeling and Machine Learning to Biological Questions
  • Analysis of High-Throughput Sequencing Data, including:
    • RNA-seq
    • DNA Variant Detection
    • ChIP-seq
    • Metagenomics
    • Development of Analytical Techniques for Novel Experimental Designs
  • Analysis of Cytometric Data, including:
    • Quantification of Cell Populations
    • Analysis of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Noise