Olexandr Isayev is a research assistant professor at UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His research interests focus on making sense of chemical data with molecular modeling and machine learning. Before joining UNC in 2013, Olexandr was a post-doctoral research fellow at Case Western Reserve University and a scientist at a government research lab. In 2008, he received his Ph.D. in computational chemistry. He received the "Emerging Technology Award" from the American Chemical Society and the GPU computing award from NVIDIA in 2014.