PhD School

Monica Chiogna  served as Coordinator of PhD Course in Statistical Sciences (from XXIX cycle to XXXII cycle) and Director of the PhD School in Statistical Sciences (XXVII, XXVIII cycle) run by Department of Statistics of the University of Padova.

PhD Students

  • Ilaria Bussoli (2017 - )
  •       Thesis: Graphical modelling and Multivariate analysis techniques in metabolomics 

  • Thi Kim Hue Nguyen  (2015 - 2017)  
  •       Thesis: Structure learning of Graphs for Count Data 

  • Khanh To Duc (2014 - 2016)  
  •       Thesis: Statistical Evaluation of Diagnostic Tests under Verification Bias (co-supervisor: Prof G.Adimari)

  • Mirko Signorelli (2014 - 2016)  

          Thesis: Inferring community-driven structure in complex networks (co-tutor: Prof. E.Wit)

  • Vera Djordjilovic' (2012 - 2014)

Thesis: Modelling a network of biological pathways (co-supervisor: Dr. C.Romualdi) 

(now Postdoc Research Fellow at University of Oslo)

  • Lorenzo Maragoni (2011 - 2014)

Thesis: Quantile inference in dependence studies 

  • Federico Rotolo (2010 - 2012)

Thesis: Frailty multi-state models for the analysis of survival data from multicentre clinical trials (co-supervisor: Prof. C.Legrand)

(now biostatistician at Gustave Roussy Cancer Center, Dpt of Biostatistics and Epidemiolgy and Researcher at INSERM, France) 

  • Davide Risso (2009 - 2011)

Thesis: Simultaneous inference for RNA-Seq data (co-supervisors: Prof. S.Dudoit, Dr. C.Romualdi)

(now Assistant Professor, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Healthcare Policy and Research, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, USA) 

  • Maria Sofia Massa (2005-2007)

Thesis: Combining information from Gaussian graphical models (co-supervisor: Prof. S.L. Lauritzen)

(now, Senior Statistician, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, UK) 

Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Dr. Vera Djordjilovic (April 2015 - December 2016)
  • Dr. Lorenzo Maragoni (January 2014 - December 2015)
  • Dr. Gabriele Sales (October 2010 - February 2012)
  • Dr. Maria Sofia Massa (January 2010 -  August 2010)
  • Dr. Maria Sofia Massa (Juanuary 2008 - December 2009)