Geno Guerra

Postdoctoral Scholar
University of California, San Francisco
Statistics Ph.D. Program
B.S., Economics, Arizona State University, 2012
B.A., Mathematics, Arizona State University, 2012
Ph.D., Statistics, University of California, Berkeley, 2019
Email: 
gaguerra [at] berkeley [dot] edu
Primary Research Area: 
Applied & Theoretical Statistics
Sub-Focus: 
Applied Statistics, Bioinformatics/Biostatistics
Dissertation: 
Statistical Inference under the Multispecies Coalescent: Methods and Theory
Dissertation Advisor: 
Rasmus Nielsen

Broadly, I am interested in the role of statistics as applied to genetics. My work focuses on inferring population level and inter-species level evolutionary histories from modern day DNA using coalescent theory.