Scientific Advisory Board

The Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing is served by two advisory boards. The Scientific Advisory Board consists of representative faculty members from the departments affiliated with the CGRB. They serve at the invitation of the Vice President for Research on a rotational basis. Two external board members also meet annually with the internal board and the director, and provide a critical review of the Center's budgets, personnel and activities.

Internal Board Members

Brett Tyler, Director, CGRB
Ex officio, Director, Molecular and Cellular Biology Graduate Program
Theo Dreher, Microbiology
Glencora Borradaile, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Patrick Hayes, Crop and Soil Science
Yuan Jiang, Statistics
Chrissa Kioussi, Pharmacy
Aaron Liston, Botany and Plant Pathology

External Board Members

Douglas Cook, UC Davis
Katrina Waters, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Administrative Advisory Board

An administrative advisory board also oversees the activities of the Center and is comprised of the Deans from the colleges of CGRB-affiliated faculty.

Cynthia Sagers, Vice President, Research Office
Roy Haggerty, Associate Vice President, Research Office
Roberta Marinelli, Dean, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
Scott Ashford, Dean, College of Engineering
Sastry Pantula, Dean, College of Science
F. Javier Nieto, Dean, College of Public Health and Human Sciences
Susan Tornquist, Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine
Mark Zabriskie, Dean, College of Pharmacy
Dan Arp, Dean, College of Agricultural Sciences
Thomas Maness, Dean, College of Forestry