Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Jeff Kimbrel

Pronouns: he/him

Computational Biologist

Biosciences and Biotechnology Division

September 1, 2022

What do you like about working at the Lab?

The people I work with are fantastic and they have a lot of great ideas for addressing difficult problems. I enjoy the problem-solving aspect of my job and working towards finding solutions.

What do your day-to-day work activities include?

Besides my usual meetings and emails, my days are filled with exploratory analysis of diverse data sets to tease out whether the experiments support our hypotheses.

What is your educational or career background?

I have BS in biology from Colorado State University and a PhD in molecular biology from Oregon State University. I have been at the Lab for 6 years.

What advice would you give to a new employee at the Lab?

Be ready to apply your expertise to other areas—you never know where the next opportunity for collaboration may come from.

What are your hobbies/what do you do in your free time?

Guitar and woodworking.

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