Dukic, Vanja

Dukic, Vanja
University of Colorado-Boulder

Prof. Dukic's main research interests are in Bayesian modeling, inference, and computational statistics, with applications to a wide variety of fields, ranging from medicine and ecology to risk and insurance. Her work includes modeling of  infectious diseases (NPV, smallpox, influenza, MRSA, and meningitis), IP surveillance, and sequential decision making under uncertainty.

Prof. Dukic received a PhD in Applied Mathematics from Brown University in 2001. She was a postdoctoral fellow and visiting professor in the Department of Statistics at the University of Chicago from 2000-2001. After that, she was an Assistant Professor (2001-2008) and then Associate Professor (2008-2010) of Biostatistics at the University of Chicago. She is currently an Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Colorado at Boulder.