Post Masters Research Associate
Post Masters Research Associate


Natalie Winans is a post masters research associate on the Data Science and Biostatistics team in the Computational Biology group. She works on data analysis and software development in R for multiomics projects, as well as nanopore sequencing analysis and signal processing.



Research Interest

  • Statistical computing for multiomics data
  • Software development in R
  • Data visualization


  • MS in biology, concentration in bioinformatics and genomics, University of Oregon
  • BS in microbiology, California State University, Long Beach

Awards and Recognitions

  • EBSD Core Value Award in Courage, PNNL (2022)
  • Richard D. Green Dean’s Award, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, California State University, Long Beach (2020)


  • Berlemont, R., Winans, N., Talamantes, D. et al. 2020. “MetaGeneHunt for protein domain annotation in short-read metagenomes.” Sci Rep 10, no. 7712. doi:10.1038/s41598-020-63775-1