Dr. Jurisica is Tier I Canada Research Chair in Integrative Cancer Informatics, Senior Scientist at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Prof at U Toronto and Visiting Scientist at IBM CAS. He is also an Adjunct Prof at the School of Computing, Pathology and Molecular Medicine at Queen's U, Computer Science at York U, scientist at the Institute of Neuroimmunology, Slovak Academy of Sciences and an Honorary Professor at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Since 2015, he has also served as Chief Scientist at the Creative Destruction Lab, Rotman School of Management. He has published extensively on data mining, visualization and cancer informatics, including multiple papers in Science, Nature, Nature Medicine, Nature Methods, J Clinical Oncology, and has over 11,167 over the last 5 years. He has been included in Thomson Reuters 2016, 2015 & 2014 list of Highly Cited Researchers, and The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds: 2015 & 2014 Reports.
Dr. Jurisica supervised numerous undergraduate and graduate students. He currently has 4 PhD students, graduated 15 PhD and 9 MSc students, has 3 PDFs out of 13 overall, 1 clinician scientist, and supervised 62 undergraduate projects.
Co-authored 30 patents/disclosures, including: US 0224313 A1 (Compositions and methods for classifying lung cancer and prognosing lung cancer survival); US 8,211,643 B2 (Prognostic and predictive gene signature for non-small cell lung cancer and adjuvant chemotherapy); US 8,026,055 (A minimal set of prognostic marker genes for early stage Non-small cell lung cancer - Materials and Methods for Prognosing Lung Cancer - 3-gene classifier); US-8434085 (Scalable Scheduling of Tasks in Heterogeneous Systems); US 6,339,776 B2 (Dynamic semi-structured repository for mining software and software-related information).
SINCE 2012: Published 2 books, 107 refereed papers; >102 invited talks (of which 17 were keynotes/plenary); 1 tutorial, & co-chaired 6 workshops/conf. Program Committee member – 30
Since 2012: h-index(51), i10-index(129), citations(12,223) (based on Google Scholar; 2017);
Overall: h-index(63); i10-index(162), citations(17,536).
Lifetime: 205 peer-reviewed papers; 4 books; 17 book chapters; 12 invited papers; 200 presentations (20 keynote/plenary).
SCOPUS: 10,760 citations (6,899 since 2012); h-index: 51
WOS: 10,599 citations; h-index: 46