Jay Emerson

Williams College, BA; Oxford University, MPhil; Yale University, PhD

Professor Emerson’s recent research includes studies of microarray breast cancer data, clustering of countries by environmental performance, and graphical methods of data analysis. He has contributed several computational statistics packages to the
R Project, including packages for handling massive matrices, and for the Bayesian analysis of change point problems. At Yale, Professor Emerson teaches a wide range of courses in Statistics, Data Analysis, and Statistical Computing.