Yang Liu

Department of Data Science, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Yang Liu received her PhD in Bioinformatics from the University of Missouri-Columbia. During her PhD, she focused on deep learning method development for genome-wide association study and biomarker detection. Her interest falls in applying machine learning approaches to understand cancer immunology using multi-omics data and the cancer microbiome. Her current work at DFCI focuses on RNA-seq immune analysis pipeline and developing methods for the cross-trial study of Cancer Immunologic Data Commons (CIDC).

Curriculum Vitae
Personal Information
Name: Yang Liu
Nationality: Chinese
Address: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, CLS Building, 3 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115
Email address: yangliu [at] ds.dfci.harvard.edu
2013 – 2014 Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, Hunan Normal University, Changsha, China
2012 – 2019 PhD, Bioinformatics, University of Missouri-Columbia
Scientific Career
2012 – 2019 Research Assistant, University of Missouri-Columbia
2014 – 2018 Teaching Assistant, Introduction & Integrative Methods in Bioinformatics, University of Missouri-Columbia
2018 – 2019 Visiting Student, Mayo Clinic
2020 – present Scientist, Department of Data Science, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute