Ph.D. Student Profile

Emily  Hector

Emily Hector, BS., MS

  • Doctoral Candidate
  • Cognate: Biostatistics


  • MS Biostatistics, University of Michigan School of Public Health (2016)
  • BS Probability and Statistics, McGill University (2014)

Research Interests & Projects

Estimating equations, Composite likelihood, Generalized method of moments, Divide- and-conquer, Heterogeneous data integration, High-Dimensional data, Correlated data, Parallel computing.

Selected Publications

  • Perng W, Hector EC, Song PXK, Tellez Rojo MM, Raskind S, Kachman M, Cantoral A, Burant BF, Peterson KE. Metabolomic determinants of metabolic risk in Mexican adolescents. Obesity (Silver Spring) 2017. doi:10.1002/oby.21926