Daniela M. Witten

Research Group

Daniela Witten, Associate Professor of Statistics & Biostatistics. CV

Yuxiang Xie, Biostatistics PhD student.

Lucy Gao, Biostatistics PhD student.

Sean Jewell, Statistics PhD student.

Ashley Petersen. Post-doctoral research fellow.

Research Group Alumni

Shizhe Chen. PhD 2016. Co-advised with Ali Shojaie. Now a post-doc with Liam Paninski at Columbia.

Ashley Petersen. PhD 2016. Co-advised with Noah Simon. Assistant Professor at U Minnesota, Biostatistics (Summer 2017).

Kean Ming Tan. PhD 2015. Assistant Professor at University of Minnesota, Department of Statistics (as of Summer 2017).

Arie Voorman. Co-advised with Ali Shojaie. PhD 2014. Now at Gates Foundation.

Research Group Support Staff

Tessa. Joined support staff in 2014.

Theo. Joined support staff in 2015.

Ari. Also a key member of the support staff.


I am part of the SLAB LAB (Statistical Learning Applied to Biostatistics) research group, which consists of three PIs and a handful of students.

Want to Join?

Looking for a Post-Doc Position? E-mail me your CV and the names of three references.

Guidelines for PhD Students