Dr. Noushin Ghaffari
Bioinformatics Scientist, Center for Bioinformatics and Genomic Systems Engineering
Department of Genomics and Bioinformatics Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Texas A&M University
Dr. Noushin Ghaffari is a senior member of bioinformatics team at TexasA&M AgriLife Genomics and Bioinformatics (TxGen), where she is involved in various projects from planning experiments to data analysis. She is also focused on method development and application projects that will impact scientific community. Her research activities have encompassed various areas of computational biology and have enabled her to study and learn more about the characteristics of multiple species. Furthermore, she intensely pursues her theoretical interests focusing on applications of mathematics in solving biological problems. Dr. Ghaffari has led numerous genome and transcriptome assembly projects for novel species such as cattle tick, gene discovery research though RNA-Seq studies, studying microbiome communities via metagenomics research and etc. Dr. Ghaffari has vast teaching experiences and continues to educate Texas A&M faculty/students/researcher on high performance computing, data analysis and bioinformatics.