AT A GLANCE
PhD in biophysics and computational biology from the University of Illinois.
Joined the biology department at Virginia Tech as an assistant professor in August 2000. Involved in planning for the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, which formally opened last summer.
Co-author of Developing Bioinformatics Computer Skills, recently published by O’Reilly & Associates.
QWhere will bioinformatics be in two years? Five years?