Umberto Noe

Senior Teaching Coordinator (Statistics)

  • Psychology
  • School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences

Contact details



Room G9, Psychology Building

7 George Square, Edinburgh
Post code


  • Office hours:
    Wednesday 10:00-12:00


Before joining the University of Edinburgh, I was a postdoctoral researcher in Statistics and Machine Learning at the German Centre for Neurodegenerative Diseases in Bonn (Germany) where I worked on causality.

Prior to that, I obtained a PhD in Statistics from the University of Glasgow, a first-class BSc (Hons) in Statistics from the University of Glasgow, and a Laurea (BSc) in Statistical Sciences from the University of Bologna (Italy) with grade 110 cum laude / 110.


Awards and honours:

- The first recipient of a Biometrika PhD Studentship by the Biometrika Trust, which funded my PhD studies at the University of Glasgow

- PSI (Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry) prize 2014 for the best honours dissertation in Statistics, University of Glasgow

Undergraduate teaching

  • Data analysis for Psychology in R 1
  • Research Methods and Statistics 1
  • Research Methods and Statistics 2
  • Research Methods and Statistics 3

Postgraduate teaching

  • Multivariate Statistics and Methodology using R