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Sijung Yun


Dr. Sijung Yun is a distinguished computational biologist and bioinformatic scientist, with a rich background in genomic data analysis. Since earning a Ph.D. in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Dr. Yun has focused extensively on bioinformatics analysis, applying his expertise to advance healthcare with Dr. Gill’s lab. His work is predominantly focused on Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data analysis, including DNA sequencing (DNA-seq), RNA sequencing (RNA-seq), and Chromatin Immunoprecipitation sequencing (ChIP-seq).

Since 2017, Dr. Yun has been an adjunct faculty member at the Advanced Academic Programs of Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, where he teaches genomic data analysis. This role reflects his dedication to educating the next generation of scientists in cutting-edge techniques and methodologies in genomics.

Dr. Yun is passionate about leveraging various omic data analyses to contribute significantly to the field of personalized precision medicine. Through his research and teaching, he aims to foster advancements that tailor healthcare treatments to individual genetic profiles, thereby enhancing patient outcomes. Dr. Yun’s commitment to this field positions him at the forefront of bioinformatics and genomic research, driving innovations that promise to transform healthcare practices.

Specialties and Expertise
  • Big Data