Jonathan Bloom is a mathematician, engineer, and co-founder of the Hail team at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. Prior to joining the Broad, he did research in geometry and algebraic topology as a Moore Instructor and NSF Fellow in Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. While there, he re-architected the department’s introductory course on probability and statistics, now available on MIT OpenCourseWare. He received his B.A. from Harvard University and Ph.D. from Columbia University in Mathematics.