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Torsten Hothorn is Professor of Biostatistics ad personam at the Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute of the University of Zurich.

He received a Diploma in Statistics from the University of Dortmund in 2000 and a Dr. rerum naturalium in 2003 from the same university. From 2000 to 2007 he worked as a PhD student and later as PostDoc and lecturer at the Institute for Medical Informatics, Biometry, and Epidemiology of the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg. In 2007 he accepted a position as Professor of Biostatistics at the Department of Statistics of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich. Since April 2013 he is faculty member of the Medical Faculty and the Faculty of Science of the University of Zurich.

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Current Publications

  • Torsten Hothorn, Lisa Möst, and Peter Bühlmann. Most likely transformations. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 2017. Accepted 2017-06-19. [ bib | DOI | http ]
  • Emmanouil Fokas, Philipp Ströbel, Rainer Fietkau, Michael Ghadimi, Torsten Liersch, Gerhard G. Grabenbauer, Arndt Hartmann, Marco Kaufmann, Rolf Sauer, Ullrich Graeven, Hans Hoffmanns, Hans-Rudolf Raab, Torsten Hothorn, Christian Wittekind, and Claus Rödel; on behalf of the German Rectal Cancer Study Group. Tumor regression grading after preoperative chemoradiotherapy as a prognostic factor and individual-level surrogate for disease-free survival in rectal cancer. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 2017. [ bib | DOI ]
  • Simon Thorn, Claus Bäßler, Roland Brandl, Philip Burton, Rebecca Cahall, John L. Campbell, Jorge Castro, Chang-Yoi Choi, Tyler Cobb, Daniel Donato, Ewa Durska, Joseph Fontaine, Sylvie Gauthier, Christian Hebert, Torsten Hothorn, Richard L. Hutto, Eun-Jae Lee, Alexandro Leverkus, David Lindenmayer, Martin Obrist, Josep Rost, Sebastian Seibold, Rupert Seidl, Dominik Thom, Kaysandra Waldron, Beat Wermelinger, Maria-Barbara Winter, Michal Mihorski, and Jörg Müller. Impacts of salvage logging on biodiversity -- a meta-analysis. Journal of Applied Ecology, 2017. [ bib | DOI ]


Contact information:

Email: Torsten.Hothorn %at% uzh.ch

Prof. Dr. Torsten Hothorn
Universität Zürich - Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute
Hirschengraben 84
CH-8001 Zürich

Tel +41 44 634 48 17
Fax +41 44 634 43 86