Changlin Wan

About me

Hey, there. I joined Genentech Research and Early Development as AI Scientist. I obtained my Ph.D degree from Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University in 2022. I received B.S in Biology from University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 2016.

My research lies in the intersection of machine learning and Computational Biology, with specific focus on

Recent News

  • Selected as top 10% reviewer for both ICML 2022 and NeurIPS 2022.

  • Our Bias aware Boolean matrix factorization method was accepted at UAI 2022.

  • Our MAL2 paper has been accapted by Journal of Clinical Investigation and featured as cover story for the January Issue.


  • Genentech Research and Early Development, South San Francisco, CA
    • Comutational Biology Intern with Aviv Regev, Aug 2021 - Dec 2021
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
    • Summer Intern with Christina Leslie, May 2021 - Aug 2021
  • Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
    • Research Assistant to Chi Zhang, Aug 2017 - May 2022
  • Amazon, Seattle, WA
    • Applied Scientist Intern at Product Graph, Jun 2020 - Sep 2020
  • University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
    • Research Assistant to Tian Xue, May 2016 - Jun 2017

Journal/Conference reviewer

  • Nucleic Acid Research, Geonome Biology
  • NeurIPS 2022, ICML 2022,2021, UAI 2022,2021, IJCAI 2022,2021,2020, KDD 2021, KDD 2020, BIBM 2018


  • Travel awards, NeurIPS 2020, CIKM 2020, AAAI 2020
  • First Prize in National Biology Olympiad, Ministry of Education, China
  • Third Prize in National Physics Olympiad, Ministry of Education, China
  • Excellent Student Scholarship, USTC
  • First Prize in Anhui Province Dragon Boat Race, Anhui province