Kushal K Dey
PhD, Dept of Statistics
University of Chicago
Matthew Stephens Lab

Research Interest : Statistical Genomics, Topic Models,
Clustering, Classification, Adaptive Methods,
Statistical Ecology, Ancient DNA

Awards :
David Wallace Award in Applied Statistics, 2016
Graduate Arts, Science + Culture Grant, 17-18


  • September 2018 : Starting as a Postdoctoral Researcher in Alkes Price Lab, Harvard Scool of Public Health.

  • May 22, 2018 : My preprint on model based inference and visualization of ancient DNA damage patterns (with co-authors Hussein Al-Asadi, John Novembre and Matthew Stephens) is now out ! Check here.

  • May 11, 2018 : Presenting poster on Black Magazines in 1960-1970s American History at the Conference on New Aspect of Statistics, Financial Econometrics, and Data Science, to be held at Stevanovich Center, University of Chicago. event details.

  • May 9, 2018 : Presenting at Graduate Arts, Science + Culture Collaboration grant event : event details.

  • May 8, 2018 : Presenting poster on Black Magazines As a Mirror to 1960-1970s American History at Mind Bytes: Research Computing Expo and Symposium. event details

  • May 1, 2018 : Updated release versions of my packages CountClust and Logolas in Bioconductor 3.7.

  • April 30, 2018 : R package Logolas now among the top 5 % downloaded packages on Bioconductor !