Thomas Jaki

Department: Mathematics and Statistics
Room: Fylde B29
Tel: 01524 592318
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I am Professor of Statistics at Lancaster University focusing on Medical Statistics. I have completed my PhD at the University of South Carolina, Columbia and worked at Cleveland State University prior to joining Lancaster University. I am coordinator or the EU funded IDEAS network (, senior research fellow of the NIHR and director of Lancaster University’s Medical and Pharmaceutical Statistics Research Unit ( which develops and evaluates novel statistical methods of study design and data analysis relevant to medical research institutes and pharmaceutical companies.

My main research interests lie methods for early phase of drug development, in particular adaptive or Bayesian designs, and methods for identifying differential effects.