Jayson Falkner, PhD

Principal Engineer, Laboratory Informatics

Jayson makes the lab work: software, automation and science. Jayson has a PhD in Bioinformatics and has worked for over 15 years leading engineering efforts and building high-throughput labs, including at Dow, Counsyl and PacBio. Before focusing on Life Sciences, Jayson leveraged his EEN/CS degree to create parts of the Java API, author programming books and regularly present at open-source and Java conferences.

Outside of work, Jayson enjoys building things including an 8ft tall "Danger Jenga" set, an airplane and ridiculous mobile apps.