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Li Ding

WashU Faculty

Li Ding

Director of Computational Biology in the Division of Oncology

on genomics

“Our goal is to use our computational tools to understand big data so that we can provide medically relevant knowledge to doctors.”

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Rebecca Wanzo

WashU Faculty

Rebecca Wanzo

Associate Professor, Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

on on comics and academia

“I’m interested in the relationship between representation and political discourse, and in the idea that things we read or see inspire us to action.”

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