Lecturer in Statistics
University of Minho
Department of Mathematics for Science and Technology
University of Minho - Campus de Azurem
Office: B21 Tel: + 351 253 510 400
Email: isousa AT mct.uminho.pt
At the moment, I am a lecturer in Statistics (Professora Auxiliar) in the department of Mathematics for Science and Technology.Before that, I was a Lecturer in Medical Statistics in the
Department of Medicine
at Lancaster University. I had a post-doc position as Research Associate in the same department with Professor Peter Diggle. I did my PhD in medical statistics, in the
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Joint Models for Longitudinal and Time-to-Event Data
, under the supervision of
Professor Amanda Chetwynd
Professor Peter Diggle
. My PhD was funded by the portuguese foundation
I've done the
MSc in Medical Statistics
also at Lancaster, on survival analysis ("
Risk Factors and Centre Effects in Survival of Haemodialysis Patients
") under the supervision of
Professor Robin Henderson
I've got my first degree in Mathematics from
, in Portugal.
My research interests are in
survival data analysis
, mainly motivated by data from biomedical or environmental sciences.
I'm using R and C++ for my research and some of my code can be found in software.
Other ... things i like to do
Being with friends
Last Updated : January 2009