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Office Location

440 Huntington Avenue
310G West Village H
Boston, MA 02115

Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Meena Choi, 202 WVH
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-5000


  • PhD in Statistics, Purdue University
  • MS in Applied Statistics, Purdue University
  • BS in Management, Purdue University
  • BS in Biology, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology – South Korea


Meena Choi is a post-doctoral associate in the lab of Olga Vitek at Northeastern University. She holds a BS in Biology from the Korea Advanced Institute for Science and Technology, and a PhD in Statistics from Purdue University. Meena’s work focuses on statistical methods for quantitative proteomics. She is the lead developer and maintainer of MSstats.

About Me

  • Hometown: South Korea

What are the specific areas of your graduate education?

I studied statistical methods for quantitative mass spectrometry-based proteomics.

What are your research interests?

  • Development of statistical methods, tools and so‰ware for the analysis of mass spectrometry-based proteomics
    and metabolomic data
  • Integrative analyses of genomic, proteomic and metabolomic experiments
  • Interdisciplinary research for biomarker discovery of disease

What’s one problem you’d like to solve with your research / work?

I would like to develop statistical methods for the analysis of mass spectrometry-based proteomics and metabolomic data.

What aspect of what you do is most interesting?

I am interested in interdisciplinary and reproducible research as well as communication with other researchers.

What are your research or career goals, going forward?

I plan on continuing research on integrative analyses of genomic, proteomic and metabolomic experiments.