Edward Susko

Killam Professor of Mathematics and Statistics
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Centre for Comparative Genomics and Evolutionary Bioinformatics
Dalhousie University


Telephone: (902) 494-8865
Fax : (902) 494-5130
Office: Room 202 in the Chase Building
mail: Department of Mathematics and Statistics
         Dalhousie University
         Halifax, Nova Scotia
         Canada B3H 4R2


I am interested, generally, in statistical inference and applications. My main research focus has been in computational biology and bioinformatics with a particular emphasis on statistical issues in molecular evolution. Much of my work has been devoted to statistical methods for and analysis of sequence data. Example areas of interest include bootstrapping and inferential methods that are robust to model misspecification, methods for more realistic models of protein evolution and assessing statistical uncertainty about phylogenetic trees.

Representative Publications