Emily B. Fox

Picture Emily B. Fox is an assistant professor in the Department of Statistics at the University of Washington. Her research interests include Bayesian and nonparametric Bayesian approaches to time-series and longitudinal data analysis, with an emphasis on extensions to high-dimensional data.

Following a two-year postdoc in the Duke Department of Statistical Science working with Prof. Mike West and Prof. David Dunson, she spent a year as an assistant professor in the Wharton Department of Statistics, University of Pennsylvania. In 2009, she received her Ph.D. in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) Department at MIT, working with Prof. Alan Willsky as a member of the Stochastic Systems Group (SSG) within MIT's Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS). While pursuing her Ph.D., she collaborated with, among others, Dr. Erik Sudderth, Prof. Michael Jordan, and Dr. John Fisher.