New Faculty Announcement

Two new faculty members join the Department of Biostatistics


Ani Eloyan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biostatistics

Dr. Eloyan's research interests include semi-parametric likelihood based methods for matrix decompositions, statistical analyses of brain images, and integration of various types of complex data structures for analyzing health care data.  Dr. Eloyan received her PhD degree in statistics from North Carolina State University in 2010 and her BS in applied mathematics and computer science from Yerevan State University in 2004. She completed a three-year post-doctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins University before joining the Biostatistics Department there as an Assistant Professor in 2013.


 Adam J. Sullivan, PhD

Assistant Professor of  Biostatistics

Dr. Sullivan’s research interests include causal mediation analysis and statistics education.  He was a key contributor to the creation of Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s first blended course which also integrated biostatistics and epidemiology.  Dr. Sullivan received his PhD in Biostatistics from Harvard University in May 2015, his masters in mathematics from South Dakota State University and a bachelors in mathematics and secondary education from Houghton College. He has worked as an educator in all levels from high-school mathematics to graduate-level biostatistics.