STAT 115: Introduction to Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

This is the consolidated website for STAT115/215 and BIOSTAT/BST282 courses.

Link to Syllabus

Course Schedule and Videos

Please see here for the course schedule and videos from this year:

Here is the course schedule and videos from 2017: 

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Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30am - 1:00pm, Sever Hall 203

Office Hours

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:30 - 2:30pm, Science Center 300a


  • Tuesday 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Kresge LL6 (HSPH).
  • Thursday 6pm - 8pm, Northwest B129 (Cambridge).
  • Thurs 2/15 lab moved to Wed 2/14, 6pm - 8pm, Northwest B129.

The same material will be covered at both labs, so feel free to attend either or both!

Teaching Fellows

Video Tutorials for Bioinformatics Software

Students in previous years made video tutorials for the bioinformatics software you'll be using in this class. Please find the videos here:

Course Summary:

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