Erik Erhardt

Associate Professor

Contact Information


Phone: (505)750-4424

Fax: (505)277-5505

Mail Stop: MSC01 1115

Office Location: SMLC 312

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Erik Barry Erhardt, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Statistics at the University of New Mexico Department of Mathematics and Statistics, where he has served as Director of the Statistics Consulting Clinic, and is currently Director of the Biostatistics and NeuroInformatics (BNI) Core for the second phase of the Center for Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) in Brain Function and Mental Illness at the Mind Research Network. His research interests include Bayesian and Frequentist statistical methods for stable isotope sourcing and brain imaging. Erik is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Interfaces Scholar collaborating in interdisciplinary research and offering consulting services in statistics.


(updated 20160708)


Sabbatical Leave
Summer 2017 - Summer 2018
Visiting UC Irvine and MRN to
+ learn more about Bayesian graphical models,
+ learn more about Hamiltonian Monte Carlo (HMC),
+ learn about their statistical and computational implementations, and
+ apply both to extend current models in the application to fMRI brain imaging data.