Michael Linderman, Ph.D., is a computer engineer and computational biologist
working to accelerate medical genomics. Michael joined the Computer Science
Department at Middlebury College in 2016; previously he was a Research
Assistant Professor in the Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences at the
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York.
At Mount Sinai, he was a co-investigator in HealthSeq, a
study investigating the return of whole genome sequencing data to healthy
individuals, and the co-developer and director of "Practical Analysis of Your
Personal Genome", a unique laboratory-style genomics course in which students
have the option to sequence and analyze their own whole genome. His research
interests include heterogeneous computing (GPGPU), genomic variant
interpretation, structural variant genotyping, and genomics education for the
public, patients and providers.