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Joshua Unger

josh unger

Joshua Mostkoff Unger MD, MS Computer Science graduated from Duke University in 1996 with a degree in Civil Engineering and Art History. He taught high school physics for one year and then worked for three years in the computer industry focusing on satellite imaging processing applications for NASA in Greenbelt, MD and the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing, China. He earned a Master's degree in Computer Science from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in 2002 where his research centered on parallel processing with applications in biomolecular simulations including protein folding. In a change of careers, Dr. Unger returned to Durham, NC for medical school at Duke University where he graduated with the MD degree in 2006. He currently is training to be a General Surgeon at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and waiting for the next opportunity to merge his current medical career with his previous career in computer science.