Richard Aubrey White

Richard is an applied infectious diseases statistician based in Oslo, Norway. He is currently employed as the tech lead for Sykdomspulsen, a real-time analysis and disease surveillance system based in the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (Folkehelseinstituttet). His international field experience includes performing needs assessments in Sri Lanka and developing/managing surveillance systems for Ebola in Sierra Leone, acute watery diarrhea/cholera in Mozambique, and maternal health in Palestine.


Education / Statistics

Harvard University, USA

2011–2012 / Ph.D. in Biostatistics

2009–2011 / M.A. in Biostatistics (Frank Knox fellowship)

University of Wollongong, Australia

2005–2009 / B. Advanced Mathematics in Applied Statistics (First Class Honours)

Education / Humanities

University of Bergen, Norway

2022–2023 / One year program (Årsstudium) in Nordic languages and literature