Maxwell W Libbrecht

Group members, top left to bottom right: Mariam Arab, Reza Miraskarshahi, Mohammad Saberian, Neda Shokraneh, Max Libbrecht, Pei-Yu Cui, Kay Weise, Nafiseh Sedaghat, Faezeh Bayat, Shohre Masoumi, Mohammad Rezaie, Amir Safari


  • Email: maxwl at sfu dot ca
  • Office: TASC 1 9219, SFU Burnaby campus
  • CV (last updated 2016-12-04): PDF HTML
  • Mailing address: ASB 9971-8888 University Drive. Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6, Canada


Graduate and undergraduate

My group is currently recruiting students at all levels (undergraduate RA, Masters and PhD). If you are interested, please contact me at the email address above, including a CV and a brief summary of your research interests. Graduate applicants should also apply to the SFU CS graduate program.

Postdoctoral researchers

Two postdoc positions are available in the Libbrecht group.



  • Segway encyclopedia. Reference annotations of 164 human cell types, plus cell type-agnostic encyclopedia.
  • Domain annotations. Domain annotations of 8 human cell types derived from histone modifications and Hi-C.