I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Texas A&M University, Health Science Center, School of Public Health.
Previously, I worked in the Bioinformatics Training Program at Texas A&M University.
I received a Ph.D. in Statistics from Texas A&M University in 2011 under the advisement of Prof. Yanyuan Ma. I earned a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of California, Irvine in 2003, an M.S. in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from the University of California, Berkeley in 2005, and an M.S. in Statistics from the University of Western Ontario in 2006.
My research interests include genetic mixture models, high-dimensional inference, measurement error, mixed models, neurodegenerative diseases, nonparametric models, semiparametric theory, measurement error, and survival analysis.
Contact me at tpgarcia[at]sph.tamhsc.edu.