Lili Tian


Lili Tian.

Lili Tian


Lili Tian


Director of Graduate Studies
Associate Chair

Research Topics

Methodological research interests include statistical methods in biomarker evaluation; statistical methods for genomic data; generalized inference and fiducial inference; general statistical methodology with applications in public health field and medical science. Collaborative research areas include cancer research; epidemiology; behavioral studies; health policy studies.

Contact Information

717 Kimball Tower

Buffalo NY, 14214

Phone: (716) 829-2715

Fax: (716) 829-2200

Overview Publications


  • PhD, Statistics, University of Rochester, 8/2001
  • MS, Statistics, University of Rochester, 2/1999
  • MS, Physics, University of Rochester, 2/1999

Professional Affiliations, Editorial and Scientific Program Committees

  • Statistical Methods in Medical Research, Editor-in-Chief (with Marta Garcia Finana & Chris Metcalfe), 2021-2026
  • Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 2018-, Associate Editor
  • Member of Committee of Applied Statistics, American Statistical Association, 2019-
  • American Statistical Association, International Biometric Society and ICSA, Member
  • Biology Research for Nursing, 2002- 2005, 2005-2008, Editorial Board
  • Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 2013-2018, Editorial Board