Professor of Computer Science
Chung Family Chair in Data and Computational Science
BRIAN TJADEN is a Professor of Computer Science and the Chung Family Chair in Data and Computational Science at Wellesley College.
Dr. Tjaden is a graduate of Amherst College, where he received a B.A. in Computer Science and Mathematics, magna cum laude. Following a stint as a bartender in California, he received M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Washington.
Dr. Tjaden's research is in the field of Machine Learning and Computational Biology. His work focuses on the design, analysis, and implementation of machine learning algorithms with applications in genomics and molecular biology. Previously, he worked at Intel Corporation, the Institute for Systems Biology, and Harvard University. Dr. Tjaden's research is funded by the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health.
Science Center W426
Wellesley, MA 02481