Dr. Joshua Stuart is a professor of Bioinformatics at UCSC and affiliated with the Center for Biomolecular Science and Engineering at UCSC. He is part of a growing group of researchers in the Baskin School of Engineering whose work crosses disciplinary boundaries and involves interactions with researchers in molecular, cell, and developmental biology and other fields outside of engineering. Stuart earned a B.S. in computer science and B.A. in molecular, cell, and developmental biology from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and a Ph.D. in biomedical informatics from Stanford University.