Michael R Kosorok, PhD
Principal Investigator (Contact), Core A Director, Project 4 Co-Leader
W. R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Biostatistics, Chair of Biostatistics, Professor of Statistics and Operations Research
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
3101 McGavran-Greenberg Hall, CB 7420
Dr. Kosorok is W. R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor and Chair of Biostatistics, Member of the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Professor of Statistics and Operations Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Kosorok is also Director of the Biostatistics Service of the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute. His expertise is in biostatistical methods for clinical trails and data mining and machine learning tools for high dimensional biomedical data, with a focus on cancer applications. He is also an expert in the theoretical properties underlying biostatistical methods, especially in the areas of empirical processes and semiparametric inference, and is author of a book on this topic. He is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association and the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, and is an Associate Editor for the Annals of Statistics, the Journal of the American Statistical Association Theory and Methods Section, and the International Journal of Biostatistics.