Dennis Vitkup PhD

Associate Professor of Systems Biology and Biomedical Informatics

Dennis Vitkup is an Associate Professor in the Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics at the Department of Biomedical Informatics. He earned his PhD at Brandeis University and his bachelor’s and master’s at the Moscow Institute of Physics & Technology.

Dr. Vitkup’s lab has three primary areas of interest: reconstructing biological networks, understanding the evolution of biological networks, and developing efficient methods to simulate networks. His goal is to develop state-of-the-art computational tools and make specific predictions that can be tested by experimental collaborators.