Biostatistics Faculty and Research

Biostatistics faculty and students are conducting cutting-edge research in bioinformatics, imaging, longitudinal data, missing data, survival analysis, statistical genetics, and many other areas.

We are involved in a wide range of collaborative research activities with faculty in the schools of public health, medicine, nursing, dentistry, and the U-M Institute for Social Research, among others. Both our methodological and collaborative research are well-funded through grants from the National Institutes of Health and other government and private agencies.


Gender disparities in heat wave mortality in India

Researchers investigate how extreme temperatures affect men and women differently, highlighting greater risks for women due to social and physiological factors

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Faculty Profiles

Biostatistics faculty are conducting cutting-edge research on the major issues affecting public health.

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Faculty Research

Current research being conducted by the Department of Biostatistics can be viewed by statistical method or application areas. Explore our full listings. 


Research Centers

Members of the Biostatistics Department are providing statistical expertise for the design and analysis of multidisciplinary research projects as well as multi-center clinical trials.

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COVID-19 Research

This page highlights the professional and community service work done by members of Michigan Biostats with the goal of fostering collaboration and shared service work both within and outside of the department.


Job Opportunities for Faculty

See current open faculty positions in the Biostatistics department.

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