Tim Clark

FORCE11 Member since October 26, 2011
  • Organization/Institution: University of Virginia
  • ORCID ID: 0000-0003-4060-7360
  • Skype: skypetimc


Tim Clark, Ph.D., is a researcher in biomedical informatics and computer science.  He is Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences and of Neurology at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, and Associate Research Director for Neuroinformatics at the UVA Data Science Institute.  Dr. Clark is an Editorial Board member of the journals Briefings in Bioinformatics,  Data Science, and Frontiers in Research Metrics and Analytics; and an Advisory Board member for F1000 Research. 

Before coming to UVA, Tim spent 14 years at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, where he was Assistant Professor of Neurology and co-led the Data and Statistics Core at the Massachusetts Alzheimer Disease Research Center. Before that Tim was Vice President of Informatics at Millennium Pharmaceuticals, where his team built one of the first integrated bio- and chemi-informatics software platforms in the pharmaceutical industry. He began his career in life science informatics at the NCBI/NIH, where he led the database development team for NCBI GenBank. Dr. Clark’s academic training is in Computer Science.  He earned his M.S. at Johns Hopkins University; and his Ph.D. at the University of Manchester (UK) where his dissertation was supervised by Professor Carole Goble.

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