The Department of Biostatistics is internationally recognized as a leader in biostatistics research and training and is housed in three different locations: administrative and faculty offices, including a suite of offices for graduate students in McGavran-Greenberg Hall, the Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center located in Carolina Square at 123 West Franklin Street, suite 450. and the Carolina Survey Research Laboratory at 730 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., both in Chapel Hill.

A searchable database of faculty publications is available here.


Robert Agans, PhDAssociate
Jianwen Cai, PhDCary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor and Interim
Ding-Geng (Din) Chen,
David Couper,
Jamie Crandell, PhDAssociate
Tanya P. Garcia, PhDAssociate
Annie Green Howard, PhDAssociate
Michael Hudgens,
Joseph G. Ibrahim, PhDAlumni Distinguished Professor and Director of Graduate
Anastasia Ivanova,
Yuchao Jiang, PhDAssistant
Gary Koch,
Michael R. Kosorok, PhDW.R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished
Lisa M. LaVange, PhDProfessor and Interim
Quefeng Li, PhDAssistant
Yun Li, PhDAssociate
Feng-Chang Lin, PhDAssociate
Danyu LinDennis Gillings Distinguished
Yufeng Liu,
Michael Love, PhDAssistant
James Stephen Marron,
Jane Monaco, DrPHAssociate Professor and Director of Undergraduate
Andrew B. Nobel,
John S. Preisser,
Matthew A. Psioda, PhDAssistant
Bahjat Qaqish,
Naim Rashid, PhDAssistant
Kathy Roggenkamp,
Todd Schwartz, DrPHAssociate
Bonnie Shook-Sa, DrPHAssistant
Richard Smith,
Daniela Sotres-Alvarez, DrPHAssociate
Paul Stewart,
Xianming Tan, PhDAssociate
Kinh Truong,
Di Wu, PhDAssistant
Donglin Zeng,
Haibo Zhou,
Hongtu Zhu,
Fei Zou,
Baiming Zou, PhDAssistant

Adjunct Faculty

Matthew Biggs, PhDAdjunct Assistant
Liddy Chen, PhDAdjunct Assistant
Jane EslingerAdjunct Instructor
Marcus Herman-GiddensAdjunct
Eric Laber, PhDAdjunct
Charles Pepe-Ranney, PhDAdjunct Assistant
Wei Sun, PhDAdjunct Associate
Sonia Thomas, DrPHAdjunct
Vincent Toups, PhDSenior Data Scientist and Adjunct
William Valdar, PhDAdjunct Associate
Clarice Weinberg, PhDAdjunct
Shanshan Zhao, PhDAdjunct Assistant
Xiaojiang Zheng, PhDAdjunct Assistant
Richard Zink, PhDAdjunct Assistant

Emeritus Faculty

Shrikant Bangdiwala, PhDProfessor Emeritus
Lloyd ChamblessProfessor Emeritus
Clarence E. DavisProfessor Emeritus
James E. GrizzleProfessor Emeritus
Ronald W. HelmsProfessor Emeritus
William D. KalsbeekProfessor Emeritus
Lawrence L. KupperProfessor Emeritus
Keith E. MullerProfessor Emeritus
Dana E. QuadeProfessor Emeritus
Pranab SenProfessor Emeritus
Chirayath M. Suchindran, PhDProfessor Emeritus
Michael J. SymonsProfessor Emeritus
Craig D. TurnbullProfessor Emeritus

Department of Biostatistics Staff

Monika Soria CarusoContracts & Grants Manager, Pre-Award
Mary EveretteAccounting
Tiffany HarrisAcademic Program Support
David HillTechnical Support
Michelle Xiaoqing HuangAccounting
Anneli LeanderBusiness Services
Terry LinkAccounting
Jeff OberhausSocial Research & Communications
Debbie QuachBusiness
Bethsaida SeagrovesExecutive Assistant to the
Vincent Toups, PhDSenior Data Scientist and Adjunct
Wesley Winkelman, MORDirector of Finance and
Scott C. ZentzSystems Programmer/

Carolina Survey Research Laboratory Staff

Deborah MareanSurvey Programmer and Data

Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center Staff

Maria de los Angeles (Nana) AbreuResearch
Vidya AntonyApplications
Erica AtkinsAdmin Support
Lori A. Bateman, MScProject Director / Research
Lori BatemanSocial/Clinical Research Manager
Nicole BlantonSoc/Clin Research Assistant, Collaborative Studies Coordinating
Ashley BrittSocial Research Associate
Barbara BrownSocial/Clinical Research
Hope BryanIT
Sheila Burgard, MSSenior
Sunchu ChowdaryApplications Specialist
Steven CoryApplications
MaryKate CunninghamSocial/Clinical Research Assistant
Forrest DeMarcusBusiness Services
Lisa DusenberryAccounting
Jeff EvartsApplications
Daniel GarbinskyApplications Analyst
Bryce B. GlasspooleTechnical Support
Franklyn GonzalezSocial/Clinical Research
Rachel GoolsbySocial/Clinical Research
Nathan M. GotmanSocial/Clinical Research
Lisa Gravens-MuellerBiostatistician/
Cameron GunnSocial/Clinical Research Assistant
Carolyn HagyBusiness
Linda HartigApplications
Anna HoffmeyerOperations
Lindsey Holland, MASocial/Clinical Research
Jeremy Grant HollidaySocial/Clinical Research
Claire HornePublic Communication
Michele InishiSocial/Clinical Research
John JamesSocial/Clinical Research Specialist
Kwanhye JungApplications
Bryant LesnoskiResearch
James LocklearApplications
Alison MarquisPrincipal
Micah McCumber, MSSocial/Clinical Research
Allison McGeeSocial Clinical Research
William McGeeTechnical Support
Kelsey Meekins, MSSocial/Clinical Research
Sarah MoodyApplication
Yonghong NieApplications
Jeff OberhausSocial Research & Communications
Aluoch OoroSocial Research
James Russell Pike,
Pedro Miguel QuibreraSenior
Carla QuinonesSocial/Clinical Research Specialist
Lisa Reeves, MScSocial/Clinical Research
Laura RenshawSocial/Clinical Research Assistant
Kimberly Ring, MPHStatistician
Cheyanne Ritz, MAPublic Communications
Betty RuppSocial/Clinical Research Specialist
Maria SanchezSocial/Clinical Research Manager
Stefanie SchwartzResearch
Mirela ScottSocial/Clinical Research Specialist
Yue ShenApplications
Ping ShenApplication
Nicole Slye, MPHSocial/Clinical Research
Carl SmalleySystem Programmer/
Jan Louise Smith, MPHSocial Research
Lisa StraderResearch Project Director
Robert Sumner, JrApplications
Summer (Kui) SunApplications
Hongqing TianApplications
Yeimi TomasSocial/Clinical Research
Vincent Toups, PhDSenior Data Scientist and Adjunct
Pingping WuSocial Research
Marston Youngblood, Jr.Biostatistician