Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Zhe  Ji, PhD

Zhe Ji, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and McCormick School of Engineering

Focus of Work


We use high-throughput genomic technologies and computational modeling to study the regulation of gene transcription and RNA translation underlying oncogenic processes. We aim at revealing novel cancer therapeutic strategies for precision medicine and immunotherapy.


Education and Certification

  • PhD: Rutgers University, Computational Genomics (2012)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Computational Biology (2017)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, Cancer Systems Biology (2017)



Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center Room 6-220
303 E Superior
Chicago IL 60611

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