BIOM 646 Seminar (Sponsored by the Bioinformatics Core) “Funding Opportunities for Biological Informatics at the National Science Foundation (NSF)’


In this talk, Dr. Gao will give an overview of Biological Directorate at National Science Foundation and the research funding opportunities on computational biology and bioinformatics across different directorates. She will also introduce the project evaluation process, recent changes of the programs, and some new programs.

Jean X Gao, Ph.D., Program Director in the Division of Biological Infrastructure (DBI) at National Science Foundation, Professor in Computer Science and Engineering Department at University of Texas at Arlington