Sophie Marion de Proce

Statistics Teaching Fellow

  • Usher Institute
  • College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine

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Usher Institute – University of Edinburgh
Doorway 1
Old Medical School
Teviot Place

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Sophie Marion de Procé is a Statistics Teaching Fellow for the HSc DDI Talent programme. She works on two online programmes launched at the Usher institute within The University of Edinburgh in 2021, the MSc in ‘Data Science for Health and Social Care’ and the MSc in ‘Epidemiology’. She is involved in course development, teaching and assessment.

Sophie is an evolutionary biologist by training. Over the last 15 years, she has done quantitative research on a variety of topics including molecular evolution, human genomics and cancer methylation. Bioinformatics, statistics and data analysis are her favourite aspects of research. Alongside her research, she has provided training in those subjects to a range of students and colleagues.


PhD. Molecular evolution in two species of Drosophila. University of Edinburgh, Scotland.

MSc. Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution. University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France.

BSc. Ecology and Biodiversity. Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.