Germantown, MD

The Bioscience Education Center


1 Hour Lunch Break

This one day lecture and hands-on computer based laboratory workshop is designed to introduce bench scientists to "command-line and R"programing.

This workshop covers pre-requisite information needed to participate in the NGS: Advance RNA-Seq Analysis workshop 

Lecture and Hands-on Interactive Training
Team taught by active researchers
Comprehensive handout containing workshop material
Space limited to 24 participants
Registration Fee: $350

Course Director

Course Director photo

Sijung Jun, PhD,
C.E.O. of Yotta Biomed, LLC

  • Command Line
  • Basic Commands
  • Shell Scripting Including Functions
  • Installing R/R Studio
  • Data Types
  • Import/Export
  • Manipulation of Tabular Data
  • Basic Statistics in R
  • Visualization Using R

Dr. Yun obtained his Ph.D. in computational biology from Boston University, with his research focusing on the aggregation of amyloid beta protein in Alzheimer's disease.  Sijung took a postdoc position at the NIH, with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) studying structural bioinformatics and proteomics. Later, he worked at the genomics core in National Institute of Diabetes Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). Currently, he is an independent contract bioinformatician primarily working for National Institutes of Health (NIH), C.E.O. of Yotta Biomed, LLC and is a lead instructor in numerous bioinformatics next generation sequencing (NGS) training activities. Dr. Yun had directed our Bio-Trac NGS related workshops since 2009 and has provide NGS instruction to over 700 Bio-Trac participants. 

The Bioscience Education Center

Montgomery College
20200 Observation Drive
Germantown, MD 20876