Saez-Rodriguez Group

Systems biomedicine

Julio Saez-Rodriguez

Julio Saez-Rodriguez is Professor of Computational Biomedicine at the Faculty of Medicine of RWTH-Aachen University,and a visiting group leader at the European Bioinformatics Institute, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL-EBI).

Research Interests

Julio has a background in modeling signaling networks in the immune system and cancer, and is broadly interested in how large biological data sets can ben interrogated with mathematical models to unveil the molecular basis of disease as a means to address unmet medical needs.

Professional Career

2015-present Professor of Computational Biomedicine, RWTH-Aachen University Hospital, Aachen, Germany
2015-present Visiting group leader at the European Bioinformatics Institute, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL-EBI)
2010-2015 Group Leader at the European Bioinformatics Institute, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL-EBI), with a joint appointment in the EMBL Genome Biology Unit in Heidelberg
2010-2015 Senior fellow at Wolfson College (Cambridge, UK)
2008-2010 Scientific Coordinator of the NIH-NIGMS Cell Decision Process Center, Cambridge, MA, USA
2007-2010 Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School and MIT, Boston USA
2002-2007 Research Assistant, Max Planck Institute, Magdeburg, Germany
2001-2002 Research assistant, University of Stuttgart, Institute of Biochemical Engineering, Germany, and Insilico Biotechnology, Germany

Education

2002-2007 PhD summa cum laude in Process Engineering; Max-Planck-Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems and University of Magdeburg, Germany (Advisor: E. D. Gilles)
2000-2001 Exchange Erasmus student at the University of Stuttgart, Germany
1996-2001 ’Licenciatura’ (MS), in Chemical Engineering University of Oviedo, Spain, finished with the best academic record of the year