Naim Matasci, PhD
Director of Bioinformatics & Computational Biology
  naim.matasci@ellison.usc.edu
In 2014, Naim joined the Ellison Institute to lead our computational team as the Director of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. In his role, he supports the Institute's researchers by providing analytical guidance and expertise across the entirety of the project life cycle. Naim earned his MSc in Molecular Biology from the University of Zurich, Switzerland. Later, Naim joined the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, to study the evolution of human protein expression for his PhD. After completing his postdoc in Germany, he moved to the United States and joined iPlant. While working with iPlant, he provided computational resources and trainings for the life science departments at the University of Arizona, where he was also an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology. 
Naim Matasci, PhD
Director of Bioinformatics & Computational Biology

naim.matasci@ellison.usc.edu
In 2014, Naim joined the Ellison Institute to lead our computational team as the Director of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. In his role, he supports the Institute's researchers by providing analytical guidance and expertise across the entirety of the project life cycle. Naim earned his MSc in Molecular Biology from the University of Zurich, Switzerland. Later, Naim joined the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, to study the evolution of human protein expression for his PhD. After completing his postdoc in Germany, he moved to the United States and joined iPlant. While working with iPlant, he provided computational resources and trainings for the life science departments at the University of Arizona, where he was also an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology.