Principal Investigator

Jill P. Mesirov, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Medical Genetics;
Associate Vice Chancellor for Computational Health Sciences;
Co-Lead, Structural and Functional Cancer Genomics Research Program;
School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center, UC San Diego

Biomedical Research Facility 2 (BRF2) - Office 2A21 (Floor 2A)
Mail Code: 0602


Michael Reich
Director of Software Development


Sara Morimoto
Administrative Assistant

Forrest Kim
Technical Assistant
Website Admin

Lab Location

Biomedical Research Facility II 2A21-2A32 (floor 2A),
La Jolla, CA 92037



Interested post-doctoral candidates should contact Jill Mesirov with a cover letter, CV and three letters of recommendation.

Graduate Students

Please e-mail Dr. Mesirov if you are a current graduate student interested in rotating in the Mesirov lab.

Undergraduate Students

Please e-mail Dr. Mesirov if you are an undergraduate student interested in the Mesirov lab.

The background on the front page comes from one of the original Connection Machine (CM-2), a massive parallel processing supercomputer that Dr. Jill Mesirov helped to develop back when she worked for Thinking Machines Corporation (TMC).