Lynn Eberly
Office Address:
A465 Mayo
Mailing Address:

420 Delaware St SE
MMC 303 Mayo
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Lynn Eberly, PhD

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, School of Public Health


Professor, Division of Biostatistics
Affiliate Professor, Center for Magnetic Resonance Research
Member, Masonic Cancer Center (MCC)


PhD, Statistics, Cornell University, 1997
MS, Statistics, Cornell University, 1994
BA, Mathematics, German Language and Literature, Washington University in St. Louis, 1991


My research focuses on methods and applications for correlated data across a wide variety of statistical contexts. I have a particular interest in medical imaging, clinical/intervention trials, neuroscience and neurodegenerative diseases, psychiatry/psychology, endocrinology, and other related applications. I am on the Graduate Faculty for Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BICB), and Data Science.


Aging, chronic diseases, equity, mental health, methods, medical imaging, neuroscience, neurology, endocrinology, psychiatry, statistics education, clinical trials, clinical research.

Awards and Recognition

  • Member, Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health
  • 2019, Inaugural member, University of Minnesota Academy of Excellence in Team Science (for Type I diabetes research)
  • 2016, Inaugural Biostatistician Mentor of the Year, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, University of Minnesota
  • 2015-2016, Visiting Scholar, Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, University of Minnesota
  • 2014, Fellow, American Statistical Association
  • 2006-2007, Visiting Scholar, Department of Biostatistics, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University
  • 2002, Leonard M. Schuman Excellence in Teaching Award, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

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