Researcher

Dr Fatemeh Vafaee

Field of Research (FoR)

Biography

Fatemeh received her BSc in mathematics and computer engineering from Sharif University of Technology in 2006. She awarded her in 2011 in machine learning and artificial intelligence at the University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Computer Science. During her PhD, Fatemeh conducted several research projects on developing and applying advanced techniques in optimization, machine learning, data mining, pattern recognition, data science, and...view more

Fatemeh received her BSc in mathematics and computer engineering from Sharif University of Technology in 2006. She awarded her in 2011 in machine learning and artificial intelligence at the University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Computer Science. During her PhD, Fatemeh conducted several research projects on developing and applying advanced techniques in optimization, machine learning, data mining, pattern recognition, data science, and predictive analytics. Fatemeh then joined the University of Toronto, University Health Network and Ontario Cancer Institute as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow working on integrative computational biology and cancer informatics. She collaborated on several projects required analysis of large-scale genomic, transcriptomic, and proteomic databases to get new insights on cancer diagnosis and therapy. In 2013, Fatemeh joined the University of Sydney, School of Mathematics and Statistics, and Charles Perkins Centre as a Research Fellow in systems biology. She has been involved and led multiple multidisciplinary biomedical projects required high-throughput big data analysis from multiple sources. In May 2017, Fatemeh joined the School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences at the University of New South Wales as a Senior Lecturer in systems biology and bioinformatics.

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Location

School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences
Room 2106
Level 2 West
Bioscience South E26