A Journal of the International Biometric Society

Editorial Team

Executive Editor: Geert Molenberghs

Co-Editors: Katja IckstadtErica Moodie, Matthew Schofield

Editor of Book Reviews, as of 1 January 2021: Chuhsing Kate Hsiao (to whom book reviews are sent) 

Editorial Manager: Chantal Brodie and Ann Hanhart

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Associate Editors

Mouna Akacha, Novartis

Paul S. Albert, National Cancer Institute

Ariel Alonso Abad, KUleuven

Dipankar Bandyopadhyay, Virginia Commonwealth University

Jessica Barrett, University of Cambridge

Jay Bartroff, University of Southern California

David Benkeser, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health

Björn Bornkamp, Novartis

Jonathan Bradley, Florida State University

Jiguo Cao, Simon Fraser University 

Hua Yun Chen, University of Illinois at Chicago

Lin Chen, The University of Chicago

Qixuan Chen, Columbia University

Xin Chen, Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen, China

Steve Coad, University of London 

Abhirup Datta, Johns Hopkins University

Xavier de Luna, Umeå University

Chong-Zhi Di, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

Guoqing Diao, George Washington University

Karla Diaz-Ordaz, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Philip Dixon, Iowa State University

Rachel M. Fewster, University of Auckland

Youyi Fong, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

Fei Gao, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

Nancy Geller, National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute

Yair Goldberg, University of Haifa

Michele Guindani, University of California, Los Angeles

Paul Gustafson, University of British Columbia

Peisong Han, University of Michigan

Sebastien Haneuse, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Mevin Hooten, University of Austin, Texas

Guanyu Hu, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Ying Huang, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

Michael G. Hudgens, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Anke Huels, Emory University

Iuliana Ionita-Laza, Columbia University

Chris Jackson, MRC Biostatistics Unit, University of Cambridge

Holly Janes, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

Hyunseung Kang, Stanford University

Jian Kang, University of Michigan

Jessica Kasza, Monash University

Kayleigh Keller,  Colorado State University

Nadja Klein,  Technische Universitat Dortmund 

Frank Konietschke, Institute of Biometry and Clinical Epidemiology/Charite Universitatsmedizin

Suprateek Kundu, Emory University

Duncan Lee, University of Glasgow

Catherine Legrand, Université catholique de Louvain

Gen Li, University of Michigan

Hongzhe Li, University of Pennsylvania

Shili Lin, The Ohio State University

Antonio R. Linero, The University of Texas at Austin

Benoit Liquet-Weiland, Macquarie University

Danping Liu National Cancer Institute

Lei Liu, Washington University in St. Louis

Eric F. Lock,  University of Minnesota  

Qi Long, Emory University

Qing Mai, Florida State University

Torben Martinussen, University of Copenhagen

Beatrijs Moerkerke, Ghent University

Erica E. M. Moodie, McGill University

Daniel Nevo, Tell Aviv University

Todd Ogden, Columbia University

Layla Parast, The University of Texas

Limin Peng, Emory University

Hans-Peter Piepho, University of Hohenheim

Martin Posch, European Medicines Agency

Cécile Proust-Lima, INSERM

Vilda Purutçuoğlu, Middle East Technical University

Jason Roy, University of Pennsylvania

Jonathan Schildcrout, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Damla Senturk, University of California, Los Angeles

Benjamin Shaby, Pennsylvania State University

Yu Shen, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Bryan E. Shepherd, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Mats Julius Stensrud, EPFL

Ben Stevenson, University of Auckland

Li Su, Medical Research Council Biostatistics Unit

Jeremy Taylor, University of Michigan

Jung-Ying Tzeng, North Carolina State University

Diane Uschner, F. Hoffman-LaRoche Ltd.

Sofia S. Villar, MRC Biostatistics Unit 

Abdus S. Wahed, University of Rochester

Chenguang Wang, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

Lu Wang, University of Michigan

Ming Wang, Case Western University

Yuanjia Wang, Columbia University

Zheyu Wang, Johns Hopkins University

Ander Wilson, Colorado State University

Fan Yang, Tsinghua University

Shu Yang, North Carolina State University

Weixin Yao, University of California

Jessica Young, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute

Ying Yuan, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Min Zhang, Tsinghua University

Xianyang Zhang, Texas A&M University   

Xin (Henry) Zhang, Florida State University

Shanshan Zhao, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences 

Yize Zhao, Yale University

Yingye Zheng, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

Wen Zhou, Colorado State University

Sarah Zohar, Université de Paris

Jose Ramon Zubizerreta, Harvard University 

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Online Publication Schedule

  • Volume 81 Issue 1 - 26 March 2025
  • Volume 81 Issue 2 - 30 June 2025
  • Volume 81 Issue 3 - 30 September 2025
  • Volume 81 Issue 4 - 5 January 2026

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