College of Agriculture & Life Sciences | Department of Plant Pathology
Hometown: Mexico City, Mexico
Claudia Solis-Lemus grew up in Mexico City, where she completed her undergraduate work at the Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico in Actuarial Sciences and Applied Mathematics. Claudia received her Ph.D. in Statistics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and then a postdoc with the Department of Botany. After that, she completed a postdoc at Emory University in the Department of Human Genetics.
Statistics exploits the power of big data, redefining the way in which we do science by allowing us to spark discovery out of the massive amounts of data that are being collected in every scientific field. In particular, Data Science is revolutionizing the way we study plants and microbes.