Lenwood Heath

Lenwood Heath is a professor in the Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech.  His original areas of expertise and research interest were theoretical computer science, algorithms, and graph theory. In 2000, he began working with biologists on their gene expression and genomic data. Most recently, he is working with metagenomic data with collaborators in environmental engineering. His current research interests include computational biology and bioinformatics, especially genomics, and complex networks.

He received a B.S. in mathematics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an M.S. in mathematics from the University of Chicago, and a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Lenwood Heath's Timeline

Year: 1985

Instructor of Applied Mathematics, Theoretical Computer Science Group, Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Year: 1987

Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Virginia Tech

Year: 1993

Associate Professor of Computer Science, Virginia Tech

Year: 2003

Professor of Computer Science, Virginia Tech

Year: 2003

Faculty of the Genetics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology PhD program, Virginia Tech

Year: 2009

General Co-Chair, 17th International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, Association for Computing Machinery

Year: 2014

Faculty of Health Sciences, Virginia Tech