Description: Description: kosorok_michael_2.jpgMichael R. Kosorok

W. R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Biostatistics,

and Professor, Department of Statistics and Operations Research,

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Ph.D., University of Washington, 1991

3101 McGavran-Greenberg Hall
CB 7420
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-7420

Phone: (919) 966-8107, Fax: (919) 966-3804

Click here to download CV

Research Interests: Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Empirical processes, Statistical learning, Data mining,

Semiparametric inference, Monte Carlo methods, Survival analysis, Clinical trials, Personalized medicine,

Cancer, Cystic fibrosis.

Research Activities

·         Journal Publications (Peer-Reviewed)

·         Working Papers

·         Book:

M. R. Kosorok (2008). Introduction to Empirical Processes and Semiparametric Inference. Springer: New York.
Click here to download the first 14 chapters.  Click here to see errata.

·         Other Publications (Not Peer-Reviewed)

·         Grants

·         Software

Teaching and Mentoring


·         Current Course:

Bios 791: Empirical Processes and Semiparametric Inference. Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30-10:45AM in 1301 McGavran-Greenberg Hall. Click here for syllabus.  Click here for problem sets and solutions. Lectures: lecture01, lecture02, lecture03, lecture04, lecture05, lecture06, lecture07, lecture08, lecture09, lecture10, lecture 11, lecture12, lecture13, lecture14, lecture15, lecture16, lecture17, lecture19, lecture20, lecture21, lecture22, lecture23, lecture24, lecture25, lecture26, lecture27.

·         Courses Taught

·         Doctoral Students

Editorial Activities

·         Associate Editor, Annals of Statistics, 2004-

·         Associate Editor, Electronic Journal of Statistics, 2007-2009

·         Associate Editor, International Journal of Biostatistics, 2005-

·         Associate Editor, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Theory and Methods, 2011-

·         Associate Editor, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, 2015-

·         Associate Editor, Statistics and Probability Letters, 2007-2009

·         Associate Editor, Statistics Surveys, 2007-2009


National and International Committees





Last Changed: 10 September 2015