Prof. Dr. Jan Beyersmann

Research Interest

  • Survival and Event History Analysis
  • Statistical Methodology for Clinical and Epidemiological Studies


Brief CV

  • 2013- Professor of Biostatistics, University Ulm
  • 2012- Habilitation for ‘Medical Biometry and Statistics’, Medical Faculty, University of Freiburg
  • 2005- Graduation Dr. rer. nat., Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, University of Freiburg
  • 2001 - 2012 Scientist at the Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University Hospital Freiburg
  • 2000-2001 Biometrician at Beiersdorf Research Centre, Hamburg
  • 1999 Diploma in Mathematics, University of Duesseldorf

Book and Book Chapter

  • Beyersmann J, Allignol A, Schumacher M: Competing Risks and Multistate Models with R, Springer 2012
  • Free chapter on competing risks from the Handbook of Survival Analysis: Beyersmann, J, Scheike, T: Classical regression models for competing risks. Handbook of Survival Analysis 2014 (ed. Klein, J, et al); Chapter 8. Example chapter, free for download here.

Some recent publications based on MSc- and BSc-theses in Mathematical Biometry

Other Publications: here

Some Projects


Completed Theses



Ulm University
Institute of Statistics
Helmholtzstr. 20 (Room E.44)
89081 Ulm


Phone: (+49) 731/ 50 33100
E-mail: jan.beyersmann(at)
Office Hour: Please make an appointment via e-mail.