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Joel Rozowsky, PhD

Research Scientist in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

Contact Information

Joel Rozowsky, PhD

Mailing Address

  • MB and B

    PO Box 208024, 333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT 06520-8024

    United States


Dr. Rozowsky did his undergraduate degree majoring in Mathematics and Physics at the University of Cape Town in South Africa in 1991 and continued to recieve a PhD in Physics from UCLA in 1998. He switch to the field of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics when he moved to Yale University in 2003. He has been and member of a number of large genomic projects including among others the NIH funded ENCODE and the extracellular RNA communication consortia. Dr. Rozowsky is a reserch scientist working in the laboratory of Prof. Mark Gerstein at Yale. His research focus on developing tools for the analysis of functional genomic data types and performing integrative analyses of large scale genomic data.

Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Associate
    Syracuse University (2003)
  • Postdoctoral Associate
    University of Florida (2000)
  • PhD
    University of California at Los Angeles (1998)
  • MSc
    University of Cape Town, Theoretical Physics (1994)
  • BSc (Hon)
    University of Cape Town, Theoretical Physics (1992)
  • BSc
    University of Cape Town, Mathetmatics, Applied Mathematics, Physics (1991)