Each member of the CBCB must hold an Academic or Research Faculty, Research Scientist/Engineer or Research Associate, appointment at the UI. Appointments may be in regular academic units, research centers, or academic/research support units. Individuals may be from any department or unit, and may hold memberships and affiliations with other Centers and Research units at the UI.
What Members Can Do
Attend seminars and weekly center meetings.
Work on collaborative projects, grants, and other center-sponsored activities.
Share resources, including hardware, software, and human expertise.
Want to Become a Member?
Members have access to a dedicated Linux Cluster and and a collection of file, database, and web servers.
Members join a group of other staff computational scientists.
Members are provided support for joint faculty recruitment.
Members may receive seed grants for pilot projects (subject to fund availability).
The Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology aims to catalyze the development of new areas of study and expanded research opportunities in informatics areas related to the basic biological science, and applied medical research.