I joined the Department of Statistics in September 2018. I am an applied statistician with interests in medical research and public health. My other main area of interest is statistical computing. I am a member of the R Core Team and I am currently serving as co-president of the R Foundation for Statistical Computing (with Simon Urbanek). I am the lead author and maintainer of JAGS (Just Another Gibbs Sampler), a program for Bayesian modelling using Markov Chain Monte Carlo.
Before joining Warwick, I worked for many years at the International Agency for Research on Cancer in Lyon, France (1995-2018) where most of my work was focused on infections and cancer. Previously I worked at the MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge (1990-1995)
Office hours, term 2
I am available for face-to-face conversations via Microsoft Teams on Mondays 9:30-10:30 and Wednesdays 13:30-14:30. You can use the chat function of Teams to contact me at any time.
ST346 Generalized Linear Models
ST404 Applied Statistics (with Dr Teresa Brundson)
Office: 4.15 MSB
Telephone: +44(0)24 765 23069 (This will redirect to my mobile)
Email: Martyn dot Plummer at warwick dot ac dot uk