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Mr. Joris Meys

Mr. Joris Meys

Joris Meys is a statistical consultant in the Biostatistics Department at the University of Ghent.  He is the co-author (with Andrie de Vries) of R for Dummies (Wiley, 2012).  Joris is an accomplished R programmer, and produces R packages both for specific research projects and, via R-Forge, R packages for more general application.  His statistical expertise is in the areas of ecotoxicology, analysis of environmental data, clinical researchand meta analysis.

Instructor Since

January 2013


  • R for Dummies (Wiley, 2012) with Andrie de Vries


  • BA, Biology, Universiteit Gent
  • MA, Biology, Universiteit Antwerpen
  • Advanced MA, Statistical Data Analysis, Universiteit Gent