Professor (Adjunct) of Public Health (Biostatistics)
Professor Peter Diggle is currently an EPSRC Senior Fellow, leading a research programme in Spatial and Longitudinal Data Analysis at the University of Lancaster.
Current methodological themes include: geostatistical analysis; spatial and spatio-temporal point processes; joint modelling of repeated measurement and time-to-event outcomes in longitudinal studies. Current areas of application include: real-time disease surveillance; environmental exposure measurement; tropical disease prevalence mapping.
Diggle is founding co-editor of the journal "Biostatistics" and a trustee for the Biometrika Trust.
Education & Training
- Oxford College (1973)
- Newcastle University (1977)