Jianyang (Michael) Zeng
Associate Professor
Institute for Interdisciplinary Information Sciences


Associate Professor (with tenure), IIIS, Tsinghua University, Dec. 2018 - Present;

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, IIIS, Tsinghua University, Dec. 2012 - Dec. 2018;

Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University, 2016 - Present;

Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Computer Science at Duke University and Duke University School of Medicine,  Oct. 2011 -  Aug. 2012.

Education Background

Ph.D., Computer Science, Duke University (2011)
B.S., M.S., Zhejiang University


Finalist, Lane Fellows in Computational Biology, Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), 2012.
Best Paper Award, International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies (PDCAT), 2005.

Research Interests

Computational Biology, Machine Learning, Big Data

Professional Services

PC members: ISMB 2019, RECOMB 2019, RECOMB 2018, RECOMB-seq 2018, IJCAI 2017, RECOMB 2017, RECOMB-seq 2017, BOOM 2017, 2016, ISMB/ECCB 2015ISMB 2014BIBE 2007.

Group Page
Machine Learning and Computational Biology Group:  http://iiis.tsinghua.edu.cn/~compbio/