EXPERIENCE

SENIOR MANAGER, DEC 2018–present MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT, SEP–DEC 2018

CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS – Stamford, CT

Internet, TV, and voice company in United States

As a member of the Diversity & Inclusion team, Julian uses statistical and graphics tools to provide data visualization, business analytics, and infographics support to promote Charter’s D&I strategy.


PART-TIME FACULTY, OCT 2018–present

PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN, THE NEW SCHOOL – New York, NY

Art and design school in New York City

Parsons offers a certificate program in Infographics and Data Visualization. Julian is an instructor for the introductory class Data Visualization 101, which serves as a foundation for information design, data analytics, and interactive visualization practices.


VISUALIZATION AND DATA INTERN, JUN–AUG 2018

LOS ANGELES TIMES – Los Angeles, CA

Daily newspaper with fourth-largest circulation in United States

The informative power of news stories is enhanced when they accompanied by graphics. As a member of the Visualization and Data desk at the Los Angeles Times, Julian created charts, maps, and explanatory graphics on a wide range of topics.


RESEARCH SPECIALIST, JAN–JUN 2017

HOWARD HUGHES MEDICAL INSTITUTE and MEMORIAL SLOAN KETTERING CANCER CENTER – New York, NY

Private funding organization for biomedical research

Medical research advances fastest when the scientific community works together. Scientists share their latest results and conclusions with each other and with the public by publishing experiments in scientific journals. Julian supported the laboratory of Dr. Scott Keeney through bioinformatic analyses and visualizations, writing, and editing articles for publication.


POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW, SEP 2008–SEP 2016

MEMORIAL SLOAN KETTERING CANCER CENTER – New York, NY

Cancer hospital and medical research institution

Julian executed independent, hypothesis-driven biomedical research in the laboratory of Dr. Scott Keeney using experimental and bioinformatic approaches. He produced, analyzed, and visualized gigabytes of data from molecular biology and genomics experiments, then communicated his findings in print publications and seminars.


PH.D. RESEARCHER, SEP 2000–JUN 2008

MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY – Cambridge, MA

Research university focused on science, engineering, and technology

Julian carried out and published independent research on human genetic disorders of the Y chromosome in the laboratory of Dr. David C. Page, Professor at M.I.T. and Director of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research.


EDUCATION

M.S. in DATA VISUALIZATION, 2018

PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN, THE NEW SCHOOL – New York, NY

 

PH.D. in BIOLOGY, 2008

MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY – Cambridge, MA

 

DIPLÔME D'ÉTUDES APPROFONDIES in CANCER BIOLOGY, 1999

UNIVERSITÉ PARIS VII & INSTITUT CURIE – Paris, France

 

B.S. in BIOCHEMISTRY, 1997

MCGILL UNIVERSITY – Montreal, Canada


SKILLS

Programming tools – R, JavaScript, D3.js, p5.js, HTML/CSS

Software – Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Prism, Microsoft Office


RECOGNITION

The New School Provost Scholarship, 2017–2018

Tri-Institutional Breakout Prize for Junior Investigators, 2015

American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2012–2013

Académie Nationale de Médecine Fellowship, 1998–1999

NSERC Canada Scholarship in Science and Engineering, 1993–1997

McGill University McConnell Entrance Scholarship, 1993–1997