Webinar Team Members

Melike Dönertaş

Melike Dönertaş

ISCBSC Webinars Founder

Neeladri Sen

Neeladri Sen

Communications / Collaborations / Scientific Program Team Member

Neeladri Sen is a post-doc in the CATH lab in University College London (UCL) working with Prof. Christine Orengo working on functional site predictions in proteins. He received his PhD from Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune working in the field of computational structural biology with the major focus on protein-protein and protein-small molecule interfaces. He is generally interested in computational structural biology – machine learning, protein structure modeling, molecular dynamics, docking. He joined the ISCB-SC Webinars in 2020, and is involved with the Communications, Collaborations and Scientific Program teams.

Emmanuel Adamolekun

Emmanuel Adamolekun

Communications Team Member

Emmanuel Adamolekun is a Research Assistant at Department of Immunology and Bioinformatics at Helix Biogen Research Institute, Ogbomosho, Nigeria under the guidance of Dr. Kolawole E. Oladipo. His area of research interest lies in Immunoinformatics, Genomics, Data science and Immunology of infectious diseases. His association with volunteering for bioinformatics educational related activities started when he volunteered as a member Local organizing committee of the First Nigerian Bioinformatics Conference (FNBC) in 2019, this forward arouse his interest in Bioinformatics. Later in Mid-2020, he started volunteering for ISCB-Student Council-related activities as a member of the communication committee on the ISCB-Student Webinar series program.

Nishat Tamanna

Nishat Tamanna

Scientific Program / Website Content Team Member

Research Interest Research Interest Bioinformatics, Molecular Biology.

Ashiq Mahmud

Ashiq Mahmud

Broadcast / Scientific Program Team Member

Research Interest Research Interest Drug discovery, Cancer, HIV, Biofuel production.

Elizabeth Alfaro Espinoza

Elizabeth Alfaro Espinoza

Design / Website Content / Collaborations / Scientific Program Team Member

Research Interest Research Interest Structural Biology, Protein-Peptide Interactions, Biophysics, Proteomics, Peptidomics.

Khawla Seddiki

Khawla Seddiki

Communications Chair

Khawla Seddiki is a Ph.D. student in the Bioinformatics Program at Laval University, Canada, under the supervision of Dr. Arnaud Droit in the Computational Biology laboratory. His areas of interest include working on the development of machine learning and deep learning algorithms for real time clinical diagnosis using 1D, 2D, and 3D mass spectrometry data. She started in 2019 as a volunteer in the communication team of the ISCB-Student Council webinar series program.

Catalina Valdivia

Catalina Valdivia

Broadcast Chair

Research Interest Research Interest Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Symbiosis and Microbiomes.