Bin Huang, PhD
Data Science I (Industry) Panel
Job Title: Computational Neuro and Data Scientist
Current Employer: BrainCheck
Postdoctoral fellowship at Rice University, Houston, TX (2018)
Ph.D. in Computational Biology, Rice University, Houston, TX (2017)
B.S. in Biology, Shandong University, Shandong, China (2008)
In my Ph.D., I have worked on the modeling of gene regulatory network in cancer metastasis and related new computational algorithms development. After graduating from Rice University, I have co-founded a tech company named Pheramor, a DNA-based dating app, and served as Chief Technical Officer to lead the product development team, architecture designs and algorithms development. In early 2019, I have joined BrainCheck as Computational Neuro and Data Scientist to work on clinical R&D, algorithms development, and data analysis for both the product and business.
Most useful skill sets acquired from/for your field:
Statistical analysis and machine learning skills
Research skills/problem solving skills
What I love most about my job:
The job is a mix of R&D and Data Science. Meanwhile, the work you do will benefits thousands of people in the world.