Stijn Vansteelandt

Stijn Vansteelandt


Stijn Vansteelandt is Professor of Biostatistics. His primary research focus is on (semiparametric) statistical methods for inferring causal structure from observational data, including applications to the analysis of genetic association studies, the detection of synergistic genetic effects (epistatis) and the identification of genetic pathways. He further conducts research on the analysis of incomplete data sets and the development of Bayesian methods for phylogenetic inference.


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Department of Applied mathematics,Computer Science and Statistics
Krijgslaan 281 S9
9000 Gent
09 264 47 76

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