‌‌ Bamidele Tayo, PhD is an Associate Professor with educational background in Human Nutrition, Statistics, Statistical Genetics, Epidemiology and Community Health. Dr. Tayo is a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society. He is also a professional member of the International Genetic Epidemiology Society and the American Society of Human Genetics.

Dr. Tayo's research interests include genetic mapping of complex diseases, development and evaluation of statistical methods for genetic linkage and association studies.