CV

  • Curriculum Vitae  https://sites.google.com/site/kajaabbas/documents/cv/KajaAbbas_CV.pdf?attredirects=0
  • Virginia Tech Public Health Program profile
  • Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine profile
  • Virginia Tech Carilion School and Medicine and Research Institute profile

    Education
2009 - 2012  https://sites.google.com/site/kajaabbas2/documents/degree/MPH_University_of_Rochester.pdf?attredirects=0 M.P.H. Master of Public Health University of Rochester
2001 - 2006  https://sites.google.com/site/kajaabbas2/documents/degree/PhD_University_of_North_Texas.pdf?attredirects=0 Ph.D.    
Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science University of North Texas
1997 - 1999  https://sites.google.com/site/kajaabbas2/documents/degree/MS_University_of_North_Texas.pdf?attredirects=0 M.S.     Master of Science in Computer Science University of North Texas
1993 - 1997  https://sites.google.com/site/kajaabbas2/documents/degree/BTech_IIT_Kharagpur.pdf?attredirects=0 B.Tech.     Bachelor of Technology in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
1979 - 1993   K-12   Padma Seshadri School (PSBB)
   
    Professional Experience
2011 - Present Assistant Professor in Department of Population Health Sciences Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineVirginia Tech
2012 - Present Assistant Professor in Department of Biomedical Science (Secondary appointment) Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
2014 - Present Assistant Professor of Health Sciences (Secondary appointment) Virginia Tech
2014 - PresentResearcher (Visiting Collaborator), Network Dynamics and Simulation Science LabBiocomplexity Institute
 
2013 - Present
2015 - Present
2016 - Present
2017 - Present
Faculty Affiliate
Global Planning & International Development (Public Health & Global Development)
Urban Computing
Systems Biology
Genetics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology
 Virginia Tech
2008 - 2010 Postdoctoral Researcher in Biostatistics and Computational Biology
Researcher in Center for Biodefense Immune Modeling and
Developmental Center for AIDS Research
University of Rochester
2006 - 2007 Postdoctoral Researcher in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Biomedical informatics trainee in the Institute for Genomics and Bioinformatics
University of California, Irvine
2001 - 2006 Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant in Computer Science & Engineering
Researcher in Computational Epidemiology Research Lab
University of North Texas
1999 - 2001 Software Engineer (Research & Development) Ericsson
1998 - 1999 Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant in Computer Science & Engineering
Researcher in Network Research Lab
University of North Texas
 1998 - 1998Teaching Assistant in Physics University of North Texas