Bjarne Bartlett

  • Data Science FellowMolecular Biosciences & Bioengineering

Originally from Philadelphia, Bjarne Bartlett attended a small liberal arts college before moving to Baltimore to conduct cancer research at Johns Hopkins in the lab of Dr. Luis Diaz. He is now a doctoral student at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa in the department of Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering in the lab of Dr. Michael Kantar. 


B.S. Gettysburg College

Research Interests 

Bjarne’s research is focused on pioneering undergraduate data science curricula to teach core data science skills. He is using several study systems to identify core skills that have utility across disciplines, including public databases for cancer biomarker development, a novel transcriptome assembly for Macadamia tetraphylla, and an analysis of gender bias in altmetric scores.