About me

Henrike Häbel has a doctoral degree in mathematical statistics from Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden. Before joining the Division of Biostatistics, Institute of Environmental Medicine (IMM, 2018-2021) and the Medical Statistics Unit (Medstat), Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics (LIME, 2022-now) at Karolinska Institutet, she completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Natural Resources Institute Finland, Helsinki, Finland. Henrike mainly works with statistical consultation, data management, survival and regression analysis in epidemiologic and population-based studies. She is also involved in teaching activities and is part of the Centre for Bioinformatics and Biostatistics (CBB).

Research description

Henrike Häbels research interests include spatial and spatio-temporal statistics with a focus on spatial point processes and image analysis.

Teaching portfolio

First-cycle courses: Basic course on probability theory and statistics for teachers (University of Gothenburg)

Second-cycle courses: Practical course on statistics with the software R and SAS (Ulm University); computer exercise sessions and project supervision on statistical image analysis (Chalmers University of Technology)  

Third-cycle courses: Course on applied spatial statistics with a focus on point processes (Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Umeå);

Basic Epidemiology and Statistics 1 (Karolinska Institutet)


Ph.D. in Mathematical Statistics, Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden, June 2017

Advisors: Aila Särkkä (main), Mats Rudemo, Tuomas Rajala and Matias Nordin

Academic honours, awards and prizes

Cramér prize for best thesis issued by the Cramér society, Sweden, 2018