- Ph.D., Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University (2020)
- MS, Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University (2018)
- BSI, Bioinformatics, Baylor University, (2015)
Phone: (254) 710-4976
- Computational biology
- Gene regulation
Dr. Benton’s research focuses on the application of computer science methodologies to interpret how DNA sequences alter genome function and impact human disease risk. Her current interests include the development of new approaches that integrate diverse datasets and advance our understanding of gene regulation.