Sungsik Kong

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330 North Orchard Street, Room 3165A-1
Madison WI 53715
Preferred pronouns: he/him/his
Joined WID: 2023

Inferring phylogenetic networks and reticulate evolution from genomic data


Sungsik is a computational evolutionary biologist who is interested in statistical and computational problems surrounding phylogenetic network estimation and their applications in practice. Sungsik conferred his Ph.D. in Evolution, Ecology, and Organismic Biology at the Ohio State University and B.Sc. & M.Sc. at University of Toronto, Canada.


  • PhD, The Ohio State University
  • MSc, BSc, University of Toronto