Minji Kim, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate

Computational Biology, 3D Genome Organization

Studying the role of chromatin interactions in gene regulation by leveraging 3D genome mapping technologies.

Minji Kim on ORCID

Awards and honors

  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award (2021-2026)
  • Rising Stars in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) Invitation (2016)
  • Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship Finalist (2016)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (2014-2017)
  • UCSD Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Best Teaching Assistant Award (2012)
  • Gordon Scholarship (2011)
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society Member (2009-)

Education and experience


M.S., Ph.D., Electrical Engineering
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

B.S., Electrical Engineering
University of California, San Diego