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Michael Schmidt, Ph.D.

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Michael  Schmidt, Ph.D.


  • English
  • German


  • Director, Division of Statistical Programming in the Center for Genetic Epidemiology and Statistical Genetics, John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics
  • Research Assistant Professor, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics


Mike Schmidt, Ph.D., earned his mathematics degree from NC State University in 1998. He spent over 4 years in commercial software as a developer and QA engineer. Dr. Schmidt is involved in software development and in the implementation of automated testing procedures for new statistical methods. His main interests are in genetic simulations software, analysis programs and parallel processing.