Develop innovative statistical and computational methods for data analysis and
for deriving new scientific discoveries in the biomedical and health sciences.

Robert T. Krafty Named Chair of the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics. Read more.

US News ranked biostatistics programs separately from statistics programs for the first time this year.  The results have just been released


Our Department has been ranked 11th (in a tie with Wisconsin Madison)!  This is a testament to our talented students, successful alumni, and outstanding faculty.

The Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics is recruiting several open-rank tenured, tenure-track, research-track, and teaching-track faculty positions. For information please click here.


  • Collaborate with faculty and work directly with renowned scholars in statistical methodology.
  • Analyze large-scale epidemiologic studies, next-generation sequencing, and biomedical imaging data.
  • Conduct research and gain real-world experience alongside researchers at major institutions and organizations, like the CDC.
  • Build relationships and a professional network.
  • Design and analyze clinical trials.


MPH/MSPH Contact | Melissa Sherrer,
PhD Contact | Angela Guinyard,