I am an assistant professor of statistics in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Williams College. I earned my PhD in Biostatistics from the University of Washington in Seattle, WA under the direction of Michael C. Wu. Find more information about my research and teaching here, and please feel free to get in touch with any comments, questions, or interest in collaboration. 

Research Interests: compositional data and the (human) microbiome, data science, statistical learning, kernel machine regression, multivariate analysis

Collaborative Endeavors: longitudinal gut microbiome in irritable bowel syndrome, graft versus host disease, and metabolic disease; the gut microbiome and perinatal depression and anxiety; using human population genetics to learn about human history in central Europe

Anna PlantingaAssistant Professor of StatisticsWilliams College
Address:Wachenheim Science Center 238   Williamstown, MA 01267
Contact:amp9 [at] williams.edu 413.597.2437
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