Public Health

Investigations in population health related to chronic and infectious diseases, with special emphasis on quantitative methodology and use of large databases

Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Applications of statistics and epidemiological principles to problems in the health sciences – for example clinical trials, multivariate models, and population sampling strategies

Medical Entomology & Parasitology

Applied research and field work in arthropod-borne and parasitic diseases, including population-based estimation of disease burden and the intersection of medical entomology and forensic science

Environmetrics & Ecology

Applications of statistics to problems in the environmental and ecological sciences – for example Bayesian models for estimating avian fatality around wind turbines and mark-recapture sampling


Applications of statistics to problems in the psychological sciences – for example randomized controlled trials for interventions and pattern recognition for finding clusters of patients with shared pathology