Christine Elsik

Christine Elsik

Associate Professor

Division of Plant Sciences & Depatment of Animal Sciences

  • Phone: 573-884-7422
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  • Address: S134D Animal Sciences Research Center

Ph.D., Genetics, Texas A & M University

Christine Elsik’s research expertise is in computational biology and bioinformatics, and she works specifically in genome sequencing and annotation. She has worked extensively with genomes of cattle and a number of insect species. Chris will have a joint appointment between Animal and Plant Sciences and will be located in the Animal Science Research Center. She will have responsibilities in developing a collaborative research program in genomics, advising graduate students and teaching bioinformatics or computational biology.