Michael Hudgens, PhD
Dr. Michael Hudgens is a professor in the Department of Biostatistics at UNC-Chapel Hill and is director of the Biostatistics Core of the UNC Center for AIDS Research (CFAR). He has experience in collaborative research and statistical methodology development related to studies of infectious diseases.
Professor Hudgens has co-authored more than 200 peer-reviewed papers in statistical journals such as Biometrics, Biometrika, JASA and JRSS-B as well as biomedical journals such as the Lancet, Nature and New England Journal of Medicine. He currently serves as an associate editor for Biometrics, JASA and JRSS-B. He is an elected fellow of the American Statistical Association and has taught graduate level biostatistics courses at UNC for over ten years.
Honors and AwardsEdward G. McGavran Award for Excellence in Teaching
2015, Gillings School of Global Public HealthElected Fellow
2012, American Statistical AssociationFaculty Award
2012, Delta OmegaCharles C. Shepard Science Award
2011, Centers for Disease Prevention and ControlResearch Mentor of Kupper Dissertation Publication Award
2011, Department of Biostatistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel HillDevelopmental Award
2006, UNC Center for AIDS ResearchYoung Investigator Award, Section on Statistics in Epidemiology
2004, American Statistical AssociationDistinguished Student Paper Award
2000, Eastern North American Region of the International Biometric SocietyNIAID AIDS Training Grant Fellowship
1997-2000, Emory University
Introductory Survival Analysis (BIOS 680) | Syllabus
Casual Inference in Biomedical Research (BIOS 776) | Syllabus
Research ActivitiesSurvival Analysis, Causal Inference, Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology, Clinical Trials
Associate Editor, JRSS-B
Associate Editor, JASA
Associate Editor, Biometrics
Toward causal inference with interference. Hudgens, M.G. and Halloran, M.E. (2008). Journal of the American Statistical Association, 103(482), 832-842.
Downstream Effects of Upstream Causes. Saul, B.C., Hudgens, M.G. and Mallin, M.A. (2019). Journal of the American Statistical Association, In Press.
Generalizing evidence from randomized trials using inverse probability of sampling weights. Buchanan, A.L., Hudgens, M.G., Cole, S.R., Mollan, K.R., Sax, P.E., Daar, E.S., Adimora, A.A., Eron, J.J. and Mugavero, M.J. (2018). Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society), 181(4), 1193-1209.
PhD, Biostatistics, Emory University, 2000
MS, Mathematics, University of Florida, 1996
BS, Mathematics, University of Florida, 1994