Dr. Chunmei Liu's research interests lie in the field of Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, and Algorithms. The primary thrust of her current research is in the development of computational algorithms for protein structure prediction, protein-protein interaction, and peptide sequencing from tandem mass spectral data. She is also interested designing efficient algorithms and the application of high performance computing techniques to solve other computational science problems. Dr. Liu has published many research articles on peer-reviewed journals and conferences. She is a recipient of multiple grants and awards including 2009 NSF CAREER Award. She is currently Associate Professor of the Department of Systems and Computer Science at Howard University.