I am a Professor of Statistics in the School of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Sheffield. My research interests are in Bayesian statistics, in particular analysing uncertainty in complex computer models, eliciting probability distributions, and applications in Health Economics.

School of Mathematics and Statistics

The Hicks Building

Hounsfield Road

Sheffield

S3 7RH

Room I16

+44 114 2223853

j.oakley at sheffield.ac.uk

### Latest papers/publications

- Ren, S., Oakley, J. E. and Stevens, J. W. (2017). Incorporating genuine prior information about between-study heterogeneity in random effects pairwise and network meta-analyses. In submission.
- Alhussain, Z. A. and Oakley, J. E. (2017). Eliciting judgements about uncertain population means and variances. In submission.
- Oakley, J. E. and Youngman, B.D. (2017). Calibration of stochastic computer simulators using likelihood emulation. Technometrics, 59, 1, 80-92.
- Strong M., Oakley J. E., Brennan A. and Breeze, P. (2015). Estimating the expected value of sample information using the probabilistic sensitivity analysis sample: a fast nonparametric regression-based method. Medical Decision Making, 35(5), 570-83.
- Andrianakis I, Vernon IR, McCreesh N, McKinley TJ, Oakley JE, et al. (2015) Bayesian History Matching of Complex Infectious Disease Models Using Emulation: A Tutorial and a Case Study on HIV in Uganda. PLoS Comput Biol 11(1): e1003968. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003968