Dr Kevin Chang

BSc (Bioinformatics) BSc (Hons) (Bioinformatics) PhD (Statistics and Biological Sciences), University of Auckland

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Statistical Consultant

Biography

Kevin Chang have been working as a consultant in the Statistical Consulting Centre, Department of Statistics, University of Auckland since 2014. Prior to this Kevin was part of the Bioinformatics Institute here at the University of Auckland, where Kevin  developed skills in designing and analysing the high-throughput biological experiments in the fields of genomics and proteomics. Kevin also have 9 years’ experience in R programming and have developed several R packages and web-deployed Shiny applications for research groups within the University of Auckland as well as for commercial companies. 

Research | Current

Kevin's research interests include experimental design and statistical computing.

Responsibilities

Kevin is a consultant within the Department of Statistics Statistical Consulting Centre.

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Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Ng, J., Kaur, H., Collier, T., Chang, K., Brooks, A. E. S., Allison, J. R., ... Birch, N. P. (2019). Site-specific glycation of Aβ1-42 affects fibril formation and is neurotoxic. The Journal of biological chemistry, 294 (22), 8806-8818. 10.1074/jbc.ra118.006846
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Margaret Brimble, Anna Brooks, Jin Ng, Tony Hickey, Jane Allison
  • Zhao, J., Mackay, L., Chang, K., Mavoa, S., Stewart, T., Ikeda, E., ... Smith, M. (2019). Visualising Combined Time Use Patterns of Children's Activities and Their Association with Weight Status and Neighbourhood Context. International journal of environmental research and public health, 16 (5).10.3390/ijerph16050897
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Jinfeng Zhao, Melody Smith-nee Oliver, Niamh Donnellan
  • Zhao, J., Chang, K., Mackay, L., Ikeda, E., Donnellan, N., & Smith, M. (2018). Visualising children’s activity patterns and their association with obesity status and geography. Paper presented at Joint conference of the New Zealand Geographical Society and the Institute of Australian Geographers, Auckland, New Zealand. 11 July - 14 July 2018. Related URL.
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Jinfeng Zhao, Niamh Donnellan, Melody Smith-nee Oliver
  • Chandra, N., Chang, K., Lee, A., Shekhawat, G. S., & Searchfield, G. D. (2018). Psychometric Validity, Reliability, and Responsiveness of the Tinnitus Functional Index. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 29 (7), 609-625. 10.3766/jaaa.16171
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Arier Lee, Grant Searchfield
  • Courtney, M. G. R., & Chang, K. C. (2018). Dealing with non-normality: an introduction and step-by-step guide using R. Teaching Statistics, 40 (2), 51-59. 10.1111/test.12154
  • Zhao, J., Mavoa, S., Chang, K., Mackay, L., Stewart, T., Ikeda, E., ... Smith, M. (2018). Visualising time use patterns of children’s activities and their association with obesity status, active travel and neighbourhood context. Paper presented at 40th International Association for Time Use Research Conference, Budapest, Hungary. 24 October - 26 October 2018. Related URL.
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Jinfeng Zhao, Niamh Donnellan, Melody Smith-nee Oliver
  • Lay-Yee, R., Milne, B. J., Shackleton, N., Chang, K., & Davis, P. (2018). Preventing youth depression: Simulating the impact of parenting interventions. Advances in Life Course Research, 37, 15-22. 10.1016/j.alcr.2018.05.001
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Nichola Shackleton, Barry Milne, Peter Davis, Roy Lay-Yee
  • Zhu, T., Chang, K., Shackleton, N., & Milne, B. (2017). Knowledge Lab User Guide. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0ByGI4aqoCDeldHdNaDBLQzFLXzg/view. Related URL.
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Nichola Shackleton, Barry Milne

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SCIENCE CENTRE 303S - Bldg 303S
Level 3, Room 387
38 PRINCES ST
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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SIR OWEN G GLENN BUILDING - Bldg 260
Level 6, Room 622
12 GRAFTON RD
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand