Division of Medical Genetics

Trey Ideker, Ph.D.

Education

  • 2001 - Ph. D. (Molecular Biotechnology), University of Washington,  Seattle, WA
  • 1995 - M.E. (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 
  • 1995 - B.S. (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science), Minor in Cognitive Science. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 

Employment

  • 2010 - Pres: Professor, Medicine and Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego, CA
  • 2009 - Pres: Division Chief of Medical Genetics, University of California, San Diego, CA
  • 2006- Pres: Associate Professor of Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego, CA
  • 2006- Pres: Adjunct Professor of Computer Science, University of California, San Diego, CA
  • 2003 – 2006: Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego, CA
  • 2001 – 2003: Pfizer Fellow in Computational Biology, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, MIT, Cambridge, MA
  • 1996 – 2001: Doctoral Dissertation, Leroy Hood Laboratory, Institute for Systems Biology / University of Washington Seattle, WA
  • 1999: Yeast Genetics Advanced Course, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Honors & Awards

  • 2009 - Duke University Talent Identification Program Distinguished Alumni Award
  • 2009-  Selected as member of Faculty of 1000 (f1000.com)
  • 2009- Awarded the Overton Prize, International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)
  • 2006- Selected by Technology Review Top 10 Innovators of 2006
  • 2005- Selected by Technology Review Top 35 Young Innovators of 2005
  • 2004 David and Lucille Packard Fellowship Award

Publications (selective)

  • Ideker, T. Book Review: “Wetware: A Computer in Every Living Cell” by Dennis Bray. Cell 138: 820-821 (2009)
  • Ideker, T. Forging new ties between E. coli genes. Cell 133: 1135-1137 (Opinion/Perspective; 2008)
  • Ideker, T., Sharan, R.. Protein networks in disease. Genome Research 18: 644-652 (2008)
  • Ideker, T.*, Grewal, S.*, Weissman, J.*, Krogan, N*. Conservation of modularity revealed by a quantitative genetic interaction map in fission yeast. Science 322:405-410 (2008). *Corresponding authors
  • Ideker, T., Sharan, R. Protein networks in disease. Genome Research 18(4):644-652 (2008)
Dr. Trey Ideker 

Trey Ideker, PhD
Professor of Medicine

Contact:

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La Jolla, CA 92093-0688
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tideker@ucsd.edu