Janet Rothers, PhD

Director of Operations, Clinical Associate Professor
Epidemiology, General Consulting
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Janet Rothers, PhD, has a background in epidemiology and broad experience in data analysis. With over two decades at the University of Arizona, she has contributed to research in pediatric asthma, nursing, emergency medicine, immunology and cancer prevention. As Director of Operations for the Statistics Consulting Lab (Stat Lab) at the BIO5 Institute, Janet facilitates collaborations between Stat Lab statisticians and University of Arizona investigators, while continuing to serve as a co-investigator on a variety of projects.


  • BS Mathematics Education, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
  • MA Bilingual and Multicultural Education, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
  • MS Epidemiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • PhD Epidemiology; minor in Biostatistics, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ