Development Team

Development Team

Stan is a team effort that could not be carried out without the generous support of grants, foundations, sponsors, and volunteer developers.

Core Developers (in order of joining)

    Andrew Gelman bio photo Andrew Gelman
    Columbia University
    Bob Carpenter bio photo Bob Carpenter
    Columbia University
    Daniel Lee bio photo Daniel Lee
    Ben Goodrich bio photo Ben Goodrich
    Columbia University
    Michael Betancourt bio photo Michael Betancourt
    Columbia University
    Marcus Brubaker bio photo Marcus Brubaker
    York University
    Jiqiang Guo bio photo Jiqiang Guo
    NPD Group
    Allen Riddell bio photo Allen Riddell
    Indiana University
    Marco Inacio bio photo Marco Inacio
    University of São Paulo/UFSCar
    Jeffrey Arnold bio photo Jeffrey Arnold
    University of Washington
    Mitzi Morris bio photo Mitzi Morris
    Columbia University
    Rob Trangucci bio photo Rob Trangucci
    University of Michigan
    Rob Goedman bio photo Rob Goedman
    Independent Consultant
    Brian Lau bio photo Brian Lau
    CNRS, Paris
    Jonah Sol Gabry bio photo Jonah Sol Gabry
    Columbia University
    Robert L. Grant bio photo Robert L. Grant
    Krzysztof Sakrejda bio photo Krzysztof Sakrejda
    UMass, Amherst
    Aki Vehtari bio photo Aki Vehtari
    Aalto University
    Rayleigh Lei bio photo Rayleigh Lei
    University of Michigan
    Sebastian Weber bio photo Sebastian Weber
    Novartis Pharma
    Charles Margossian bio photo Charles Margossian
    Columbia University
    Vincent Picaud bio photo Vincent Picaud
    CEA, France
    Imad Ali bio photo Imad Ali
    National Basketball Association
    Sean Talts bio photo Sean Talts
    Columbia University
    Ben Bales bio photo Ben Bales
    UC, Santa Barbara
    Ari Hartikainen bio photo Ari Hartikainen
    Aalto University
    Matthijs Vákár bio photo Matthijs Vákár
    University of Oxford
    Andrew Johnson bio photo Andrew Johnson
    Curtin University
    Dan Simpson bio photo Dan Simpson
    University of Toronto

Development Team Alumni

Developers who have made important contributions in the past, but are no longer contributing actively:

    Matt Hoffman bio photo Matt Hoffman
    while at:  Columbia University;  Adobe Creative Technologies Lab
    Michael Malecki bio photo Michael Malecki
    while at:  Columbia University;  YouGov plc;
    Yuanjun Gao bio photo Yuanjun Gao
    while at:  Columbia University
    Peter Li bio photo Peter Li
    while at:  Columbia University
    Alp Kucukelbir bio photo Alp Kucukelbir
    while at:  Columbia University
    Dustin Tran bio photo Dustin Tran
    while at:  Columbia University

Join the Team

For more info on how join the the development team, read about how to contribute to Stan.