David M. Rocke is Distinguished Professor in the Division of
Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences (School of Medicine) and the Department of Applied Science (College of Engineering) at the University of California, Davis. He directs a research group aimed at bioinformatics and data analysis of gene expression arrays, proteomics, metabolomics and other high-throughput biological assays and runs a laboratory in radiation biology. He is also actively engaged in statistical consulting with biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical device companies. He is the author or co-author of two scholarly books and over 100 scientific papers. His work has been recognized with several honors including Fellowship, the Award for Interlaboratory Testing, and the Statistics in Chemistry
Award from the American Statistical Association; the Youden Prize and the Shewell Award from the Chemical Division of the American Society for Quality Control; and Fellowship in the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He is also an elected member of the International Statistical Institute. He is Treasurer and member of the Executive Committee of the International Society for Computational
Biology. His work is currently supported by several sources including the National Institutes of Health, the US Department of Energy, and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research.