James D Wilson

James D Wilson, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara St.

Education & Training

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Statistics and Operations Research

Current Appointments

Director of Experimental Design and Data Analysis, Translational Neuroscience Program

Research Interests

Statistical network analysis; Structural and functional connectivity; Social dynamics and behavior
Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. Wilson JD, Baybay M, Sankar R. and Stillman,P. (2021) Analysis of Population Functional Connectivity Data via Multilayer Network Embeddings. Network Science, 9(1), 99 122.
  2. Wilson JD, Cranmer SJ and Lu Z-L. (2020). A hierarchical latent space network model for population studies of functional connectivity. Computational Brain and Behavior, 3, 384399.
  3. Stillman PE, Wilson JD, Denny MJ, Desmarais BA, Cranmer SJ and Lu Z-L. (2019). A consistent organizational structure across multiple functional subnetworks of the human brain. NeuroImage, 197, 24 - 36.
  4. Wilson JD, Palowitch J, Bhamidi S and Nobel AB. (2017). Community extraction in multilayer networks with heterogeneous community structure. The Journal of Machine Learning Research, 18(1):5458-5506.
  5. Wilson JD, Wang S, Mucha PJ, Bhamidi S and Nobel AB. (2014) A testing based extraction algorithm for identifying significant communities in networks. Annals of Applied Statistics, 8(3):1853-1891.

Clinical Interests

Healthy aging; Alzheimer's disease and dementia; Schizophrenia