Jan Graffelman

Associate professor at UPC
Research area: Statistics

PhD in Statistics obtained at UPC (2000)


Jan Graffelman holds a Dutch doctorandus degree in Biology from the University of Groningen. He obtained his PhD in Statistics at the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC), where he is associate professor in Statistics since 2002. He is principal investigator of a research group in Compositional Data Analysis at UPC since 2015, and visiting associate professor of Biostatistics at the University of Washington in Seattle (USA) since 2014. He has published about 25 research articles in international scientific journals, mainly in statistics and biology.  

Research lines

  • Multivariate analysis
  • Statistical genetics
  • Compositional data analysis
  • Biostatistics

Selected publications