Nasrine Bendjilali

Assistant Professor

Nasrine Bendjilali


Department of Mathematics
Rowan University
Robinson Hall 228 D
201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, NJ 08028, USA

Office:   Robinson Hall 228 D
Phone:  (856) 256-4500 Ext 3846

Spring 2014
Calculus, Statistics 1, Ordinary Differential Equations

Education and Training

  • M.S., Mathematics, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA.
  • Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA.
  • Associate Specialist, Division of Medical Genetics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Cerebrovascular Research, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.

Research Interests and Expertise

  • Multiple hypothesis testing procedures and their applications in biomedical sciences.
  • Statistical methods for the genetic mapping of complex human traits.
  • Genetic factors contributing to risk and development of complex human traits.
  • Longevity and healthy aging.
  • Design and analysis of high-throughput genomic data.
  • Genome-wide association and candidate gene studies.
  • Population Genetics.

Selected Publications

  • Bendjilali N, Kim H, Weinsheimer S, Guo DE, Kwok PY, Zaroff JG, Sidney S, Lawton MT, McCulloch CE, Koeleman BP, Klijn CJ, Young WL, Pawlikowska L. A genome-wide investigation of copy number variation in patients with sporadic brain arteriovenous malformation. PloS one. 2013;8:e71434
  • Bendjilali N, Hsueh WC, He Q, Willcox C.D, Nievergelt CN, Donlon TA, Kwok PY, Suzuki M, Willcox BJ. Who are the Okinawans? Ancestry, genome diversity and implications for the genetic study of human longevity from a geographically isolated population. The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences.2013 (in press).
  • Markova SM, De Marco T, Bendjilali N, Kobashigawa EA, Mefford J, Sodhi J, Le H, Zhang C, Halladay J, Rettie AE, Khojasteh C, McGlothlin D, Wu AH, Hsueh WC, Witte JS, Schwartz JB, Kroetz DL. Association of cyp2c9*2 with bosentan-induced liver injury. Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. 2013;94:678-686
  • Bendjilali N, Huang WM(2006). Iterated BH procedure. Proceedings of Statistical Computing ASA, 2006 

Contact Information
Phone: (856) 256-4500 Ext 3846