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Hilmar Lapp

  • Director of Informatics, Center for Genomic and Computational Biology (GCB)
  • Duke University
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Co-authors (389)

Publications (5)

  • Divergence in DNA Specificity among Paralogous Transcription Factors Contributes to Their Differential In Vivo Binding

    • Shen N
    • Zhao J
    • Schipper J
    • et al.
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  • apex: phylogenetics with multiple genes

    • Jombart T
    • Archer F
    • Schliep K
    • et al.
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  • Developing educational resources for population genetics in R: an open and collaborative approach

    • Kamvar Z
    • López-Uribe M
    • Coughlan S
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  • The 2017 Bioinformatics Open Source Conference (BOSC)

    • Harris N
    • Cock P
    • Chapman B
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  • Towards an integrated ecosystem of R packages for the analysis of population genetic data

    • Paradis E
    • Gosselin T
    • Grünwald N
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Director of Informatics, Center for Genomic and Computational Biology (GCB)

Duke University

June 2014 - Present

Assistant Director for Informatics

National Evolutionary Synthesis Center

May 2006 - June 2015(9 years)

Bioinformatics Group Leader

Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation

September 2001 - April 2006(5 years)

Bioinformatics Research Associate and Lab Head, Computational Biology & Data Mining

Novartis Research Institute

May 1997 - July 2001(4 years)


Open Bioinformatics Foundation (OBF)


Dipl. Biology (M.Sc.)

Institute of Biology II, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg

October 1988 - January 1997(8 years)

Vordiplom (BS)

Department of Biology, Lüdwig-Maximilians University Munich

September 1985 - June 1987(2 years)