People : Secondary Faculty

Yongtao Guan, Ph.D.

h4.Contact Information

Professor of Management Science in the School of Business
305-284-2189 (Office)
Room 410 Kosar-Epstein Wing
Coral Gables Campus

Yongtao Guan is a Professor of Management Science in the School of Business. Prior to joining UM, Guan was Assistant and Associate Professors of biostatistics at Yale University from 2006-2011 and was Assistant Professor of Management Science at UM from 2003-2006. Guan, who earned his PhD from Texas A&M University in 2003, specializes in modeling data with correlation such as spatial, recurrent event and longitudinal data. Guan’s research has been widely published in leading academic journals such as the Journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, Biometrika and Biometrics. Guan was a recipient of the prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation in 2009 and an R01 award from the National Institute of Health in 2011. He has also served as Guest Editor of Statistics and Its Interface and Associate Editor of the Annals of Applied Statistics.