Nilanjan Chatterjee

Nilanjan Chatterjee Nilanjan Chatterjee is a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Biostatistics and Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He was formerly the chief of the Biostatistics Branch of the National Cancer Institute's Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics.

He is known for his work in quantitative genetics, cancer research, big data, statistical methodology, genomics, gene-environment interaction, genetic association and genome-wide association studies.

Chatterjee received his undergraduate and postgraduate degree from the Indian Statistical Institute in Calcutta and subsequently a PhD in Statistics from the University of Washington, Seattle in 1999. His PhD thesis was advised by Norman Edward Breslow and Jon August Wellner. Provided by Wikipedia