2003: State Professorship, Republic of Poland
1997: Dr. hab. Math. Sci. Mathematical Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
1980: Ph.D. Technical Sciences, Silesian Technical University, Gliwice, Poland
1977: M.S. Control Engineering, Silesian Technical University, Gliwice, Poland
Population Dynamics, Branching Processes, Statistical Genetics, Molecular Evolution, Bioinformatics
Marek Kimmel is a Professor of Statistics at Rice University as well as the Rice Director of the Interinstitutional Graduate Program in Biostatistics. Professor Kimmel's research focuses on probabilistic modeling and statistical analysis in biosciences. He is particularly interested in applications of his work in cell and molecular biology and in cancer research. From the mathematical point of view, his interests lie in Markov and branching processes and in estimation theory.