Beatrijs Moerkerke


Beatrijs Moerkerke obtained her master's degree in Mathematics at Ghent University in 2000 and a PhD in Mathematics (Statistics) in 2006. She is currently associate professor in the Department of Data-analysis at Ghent University where she teaches courses in statistics and methodology to students in psychology and educational sciences.​


During her PhD, she worked on multiple testing problems in statistical genetics. In her current research, the focus is on causal mediation analysis and the analysis of brain imaging data.​ In addition, she is Associate Editor of Biometrics, the journal of the International Biometrics Society.
The code of her lab accompanying research papers is freely available.

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