Faculty Research Interests

Our faculty research spans a range of topics, including empirical likelihood approaches, computationally intensive methods, statistical methods in diagnostic studies,  statistical genetics and genomics, non-linear and multivariate path models, measurement error models, Bayesian methods, longitudinal models, bioinformatics,  and clinical trials design and analysis.

709 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2814

Fax: (716) 829-2200

hageman@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: Mathematical biology; optimization; numerical analysis; inverse problems; statistics and scientific computing; methodology development for mathematical modeling and simulation of metabolic and genetic networks; data analysis including microarray and quantitative trait loci.

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709 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2814

Fax: (716) 829-2200

hageman@buffalo.edu

809 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-5092

Fax: (716) 829-2200

kuhlmann@buffalo.edu

Undergraduate Director
Research Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: Order restricted statistical inference in particular consistency in concave regression; logistic regression; design of experiments; statistical simulation; statistics in law; mixed media modeling.

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809 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-5092

Fax: (716) 829-2200

kuhlmann@buffalo.edu

716 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2758

Fax: (716) 829-2200

cxma@buffalo.edu

Co-Director, MPH Biostatistics Concentration
Associate Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: Statistical genetics and experimental design.

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716 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2758

Fax: (716) 829-2200

cxma@buffalo.edu

726 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2894

Fax: (716) 829-2200

markatou@buffalo.edu

Associate Chair of Research and Healthcare Informatics
Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions
Core Faculty, CDSE PhD Program
Adjunct Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Assistant Director
Institute for Healthcare Informatics
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Research Topics: Statistical Sciences (Statistics and Biostatistics): robustness, theory (& applications) of statistical distances, mixture models, model assessment, classification & clustering, machine learning, kernel methods, foundation of "big data" analysis. Interdisciplinary: text mining, biomedical informatics, safety of medical products, data science methods, comparative effectiveness.

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726 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2894

Fax: (716) 829-2200

markatou@buffalo.edu

810 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-5093

Fax: (716) 829-2200

tlm24@buffalo.edu

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: Clinical trials and consulting; skewed data analysis; survival analysis; receiver operating characteristic curves analysis; censored data analysis.

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810 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-5093

Fax: (716) 829-2200

tlm24@buffalo.edu

723 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 881-8953

Fax: (716) 829-2200

jcm38@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: Bio-technical image analysis, array comparative genomic hybridization (aCGH) analysis, microarray analysis, nonparametric statistics, bootstrap methods, software development.

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723 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 881-8953

Fax: (716) 829-2200

jcm38@buffalo.edu

717 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2715

Fax: (716) 829-2200

ltian@buffalo.edu

Director of Graduate Studies
Associate Chair
Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

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.

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717 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2715

Fax: (716) 829-2200

ltian@buffalo.edu

715 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2754

Fax: (716) 829-2200

avexler@buffalo.edu

Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: Receiver operating characteristic curves analysis; measurement error; optimal designs; regression models; censored data; change point problems; sequential analysis; statistical epidemiology; biostatistics; applications of Bayesian approaches to tests; asymptomatic methods of statistics; forecasting; sampling; optimal testing; nonparametric tests; empirical likelihoods; renewal theory; tauberian theorems; time series; categorical analysis; multivariate analysis; multivariate testing of complex hypotheses; factor and principal component analysis

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715 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2754

Fax: (716) 829-2200

avexler@buffalo.edu

705 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2594

Fax: (716) 829-2200

gwilding@buffalo.edu

Chair
Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: Clinical trial design, permutation tests, resampling techniques, goodness-of-fit tests, distributional characterizations, copulas, tests of independence, biostatistics

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705 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2594

Fax: (716) 829-2200

gwilding@buffalo.edu

710 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2934

Fax: (716) 829-2200

guanyu@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: High Dimensional Statistical Inference Statistical Machine Learning and Data Mining Neuroimaging Statistics

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710 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2934

Fax: (716) 829-2200

guanyu@buffalo.edu

708 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-6029

Fax: (716) 829-2200

jinheeyu@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Director, Population Health Observatory
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: Stochastic processes; small clinical trials.

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708 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-6029

Fax: (716) 829-2200

jinheeyu@buffalo.edu

719 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2753

Fax: (716) 829-2200

zhaoj@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions

Research Topics: Statistical methodology including semiparametric modeling and methods; non-regular likelihood methods (including pseudo, penalized, conditional, empirical, etc.); missing data analysis (especially non-ignorable missing data) in longitudinal data and observational studies; case-control studies; high-dimensional data analysis and variable selection. Zhao also has research interests in a number of subject-matter applications and collaborations, including: epidemiology; cancer; women's health; environmental health; mental illness; and substance abuse.

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719 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2753

Fax: (716) 829-2200

zhaoj@buffalo.edu