Faculty

Core Faculty

Gregory Alexander

Professor
Department
Sinclair School of Nursing
Concentration
Health Informatics

Tim Beissinger

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department
Biological Sciences
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Jeffery Belden

Professor
Department
Family & Community Medicine
Concentration
Health Informatics

Suzanne Boren

Associate Professor
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

Jeffrey Bryan

Associate Professor
Department
Department of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery
Concentration
Biomedical Informatics

Prasad Calyam

Assistant Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Hongyuan Cao

Assistant Professor
Department
Department of Statistics
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Sounak Chakraborty

Associate Professor
Department
Department of Statistics
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Shi-Jie Chen

Professor
Department
Physics
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Jianlin Cheng

Associate Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Gavin Conant

Associate Professor
Department
Animal Sciences
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Guilherme DeSouza

Associate Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Bioinformatics, Health Informatics

Jared Decker

Assistant Professor
Department
Animal Sciences
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Ye Duan

Associate Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Christine Elsik

Associate Professor
Department
Animal Sciences
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Sanda Erdelez

Professor
Department
Information Science and Learning Technologies
Concentration
Health Informatics

Dale Fitch

Associate Professor
Department
School of Social Work
Concentration
Health Informatics

Christopher Fulcher

Research Assistant Professor
Department
Applied Social Sciences
Concentration
Health Informatics, Geoinformatics

Sean Goggins

Associate Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Health Informatics

Richard Hammer

Associate Professor
Department
Pathology and Anatomical Sciences
Concentration
Biomedical Informatics

Hong He

Professor
Department
Forestry
Concentration
Geoinformatics

Lanis Hicks

Professor Emeritus
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

Jeannette Jackson-Thompson

Associate Research Professor
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

Tieming Ji

Assistant Professor
Department
Department of Statistics
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Trupti Joshi

Assistant Research Professor
Department
Health Management Informatics
Concentration
Biomedical Informatics

Toni Kazic

Associate Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Min Soon Kim

Assistant Professor
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

Elizabeth King

Assistant Professor
Department
Biological Sciences
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Timothy Matisziw

Associate Professor
Department
Geography
Concentration
Geoinformatics

Blake Meyers

Professor
Department
Plant Sciences
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Joi Moore

Professor
Department
Information Science and Learning Technologies
Concentration
Health Informatics

Satish Nair

Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Health Informatics

Win Phillips

Associate Teaching Professor
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

J. Chris Pires

Associate Professor
Department
Division of Biological Sciences
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Lori Popejoy

Associate Professor
Department
Sinclair School of Nursing
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Mihail Popescu

Associate Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Robert Schnabel

Assistant Research Professor
Department
Animal Sciences
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Dmitriy Shin

Assistant Professor
Department
Pathology and Anatomical Science
Concentration
Biomedical Informatics

Chi-Ren Shyu

Professor & Director
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Bioinformatics, Health Informatics

Eduardo Simoes

Professor
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

Gordon Springer

Associate Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Douglas Wakefield

Professor
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

Dong Xu

Professor
Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Illhoi Yoo

Associate Professor
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

Xiaoqin Zou

Associate Professor
Department
Physics
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Affiliate Faculty

Mirna Becevic

Associate Research Professor
Department
Dermatology
Concentration
Health Informatics

Emily Coberly

Assistant Professor
Department
Pathology and Anatomical Sciences
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Peter Cornish

Assistant Professor
Department
Biochemistry
Concentration
Bioinformatics

Abu Mosa

Assistant Research Professor
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

Lincoln Sheets

Assistant Research Professor
Department
Health Management and Informatics
Concentration
Health Informatics

Administration

Chi-Ren Shyu

Director
Email
ShyuC@missouri.edu
Phone
882-9007

Robert Sanders

Academic Advisor
Email
sandersrl@missouri.edu
Phone
(573) 882-9007

Tracy Pickens

Administrative Associate
Email
pickenst@missouri.edu
Phone
(573) 882-9007

Standing Committee

Curriculum Committee

Sean Goggins

Email
GogginsS@missouri.edu
Phone
(573) 882-7807

Trupti Joshi

Email
joshitr@missouri.edu
Phone
(573) 884-3528

Min Soon Kim

Email
kimms@health.missouri.edu
Phone
(573) 884-0115

Timothy Matisziw

Email
MatisziwT@missouri.edu
Phone
(573) 882-1423

Graduate Program Committee

Illhoi Yoo

Email
yooil@health.missouri.edu
Phone
(573) 882-7642

Jared Decker

Email
deckerje@missouri.edu
Phone
(573) 882-2504

Chi-Ren Shyu

Email
ShyuC@missouri.edu
Phone
882-9007

Christopher Fulcher

Email
fulcherc@missouri.edu
Phone
573-268-2740

Students

Sadia Akter

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:
Trupti Joshi

Zainab Al-Taie

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Dmitriy Shin

Terri Benskin

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Sue Boren

Adam Bouras

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Eduardo Simoes

Shu-Kai Chang

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:
Tim Beissinger

Pericles Giannaris

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Dmitriy Shin

Timothy Green

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Chi-Ren Shyu

Timothy Haithcoat

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Chi-Ren Shyu

Marshal Huang

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:
Xioaqin Zou

Ali Hummos

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Biomedical Informatics
Advisor:
Satish Nair

Julie Jaddoo

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Eduardo Simoes

Diana Kennedy

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Suzanne Boren

Mikhail Kovalenko

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Dmitriy Shin

Yang Liu

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:
Dong Xu

Zhijian Luan

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Suzanne Boren

Miroslav Marinov

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Sanda Erdelez

Hung Nguyen

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:
Christine Elsik

Marius Petruc

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Chi-Ren Shyu

Awatef Ben Ramadan

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Jeannette Jackson-Thompson

Anjana Ramnath

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:

Michael Schacher

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Chi-Ren Shyu

Sidharth Sen

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:
Trupti Joshi

Yuanyuan (Daisy) Shen

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Chi-Ren Shyu

Matt Spencer

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:
Chi-Ren Shyu

Huan Truong

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:
Gavin Conant

Chunhui Xu

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Bioinformatics
Advisor:
Dong Xu

Qing Ye

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Min Soon Kim

Peng Zhao

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Illhoi Yoo

Yan Zhuang

MUII PhD Student
Emphasis Area:
Health Informatics
Advisor:
Chi-Ren Shyu