Michelle Lacey, Ph.D.

Professor

(504) 862-3439
School of Science & Engineering
Michelle Lacey

Dr. Lacey's Website

Office

Gibson 417-C

Education & Affiliations

Ph.D., 2003, Statistics, Yale University
M.A., 1998, Statistics, Yale University
A.B., 1994, Mathematics (Magna Cum Laude), English Minor, Bryn Mawr College

Biography

  • 2010 - Present: Associate Professor of Mathematics, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
  • 2010 - Present: Adjunct Associate Professor of Biostatistics, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
  • 2015 - Present: Consultant, World Food Programme, Rome, Italy
  • 2005: Research Fellow, Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI)
  • 2005: Visitor, Institute of Statistics and Decision Sciences, Duke University
  • 2005: Visitor, Institute of Statistics and Decision Sciences, Duke University
  • 2004 - 2010: Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
  • 2003 – 2010: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
  • 2002 – 2003: Consultant, Agilix Corporation, New Haven, CT
  • 2001 – 2003: Statistical Analyst, Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine
  • 1997 – 2003: Teaching Fellow, Department of Statistics, Yale University
  • 2001: Instructor, Yale Summer Programs
  • 1998 – 2000: Assistant Systems Administrator, Yale University Statistics Department
  • 1999: Biostatistics Intern, Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Wallingfold, CT
  • 1995 – 1996: Associate Analyst I, Synergy, Inc., Washington, DC
  • 1994 – 1995: Research Assistant, Synergy, Inc., Washington, DC

Research Interests

Phylogeny Reconstruction and Evolutionary Models, Bioinformatics