Chuck joined the division in 2015 as a Statistical Data Analyst. He graduated with an M.S. in Biology from Florida International University in 2006 and a Ph.D. in Environment and Natural Resources from Ohio State University in 2014. As a practicing ecologist, Chuck gained considerable experience programming in SAS, managing large datasets, and using a variety of statistical methods to analyze ecological data. He has also developed novel statistical approaches for detecting anthropogenic impacts in stream and wetland ecosystems that have been published in peer-reviewed journals.
Since joining the division Chuck has employed his experience as a scientist, statistician, and data manager to assist with the development, monitoring, and analysis of biomedical research projects. He has worked on projects from a variety of research areas including pulmonology, orthopedic surgery, kidney and liver transplantation, pediatrics, and critical care medicine. Chuck also serves as a statistical consultant and is a member of the Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS).