Bryan Early received his BS in Mathematics and Computer Science in 2008 from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. During his senior year, he joined the Kelleher Research Group and began work with the ProSightPC software development team. In 2010, he received a Masters of Science in Mathematics. He moved to Northwestern University in June 2010. Bryan's research centers around the development of new algorithms for top down proteomics data analysis.