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Sharon Lutz, PhD

Assistant Professor

Research Interests

My primary area of research is statistical genetics and genomics. My work relates to areas like high-dimensional statistics, computational statistics, Bayesian hierarchical models, mediation analysis, and causal inference.

Current Research

My current research is available on my website.

Courses Taught

  • BIOS 6612: Biostatistical Methods II
  • BIOS 7716: Topics in Statistical Genetics


  • PhD in Biostatistics, Harvard University, 2010
  • MA in Biostatistics, Harvard University, 2008
  • MA in Mathematics, University of Colorado Boulder, 2006
  • BA in Mathematics, University of Colorado Boulder, 2006

What makes you passionate about or interested in biostatistics?

I am interested in determining and understanding the path from gene to disease.

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