Bhramar Mukherjee

John D. Kalbfleisch Collegiate Professor of Biostatistics
Chair of Biostatistics
Professor of Epidemiology
Professor of Global Public Health
The University of Michigan School of Public Health.

Associate Director of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
The University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center.


Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health
University of Michigan
1420 Washington Heights
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2029

Office : SPH II M 4208
Office Phone: (734) 764-6544
Fax: (734) 763-2215


  • Ph.D, Department of Statistics, Purdue University, 2001.
  • M.S. in Mathematical Statistics and Probability, Department of Statistics, Purdue University 1999.
  • M.Stat with specialization in Applied Statistics and Data Analysis, The Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata ,1996.
  • B.Sc in Statistics, Presidency College (Now Presidency University), Kolkata, 1994.
  • Complete Curriculum Vitae

    Courses Taught at Michigan:

    Research Interest:

  • Statistical Methods in Epidemiology
  • Analysis of Electronic Health Records and Biobank Data
  • Shrinkage and Selection Problems
  • Gene-Environment Interaction
  • Bayesian Modeling and Inference
  • Cancer, Reproductive, Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Environmental Health


    Selected Honors and Awards

    Editorial Board (Past and Present)

  • Biometrics
  • Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference
  • Genetic Epidemiology
  • The American Journal of preventive Medicine
  • International Statistical Review
  • Epidemiologic Methods
  • Statistics in Medicine
  • The American Statistician

    Miscellaneous Interests

  • Parabaas
  • Kaurab
  • Infamous Youtube video for Dr. Rod Little's Biostat 503 online course