I am actually an Assistant Professor at Université d'Angers in the Department of Mathematics LAREMA (UMR CNRS 6093).


E-mail : mikael.escobar-bach@univ-angers.fr
Office: I114
Adress: Département de mathématiques, Faculté des Sciences Bâtiment I, 2 Boulevard Lavoisier 49045 Angers cedex 01
Phone : (+33)2 41 73 50 35


A post-doctoral position in Statistics starting September 2021 is available, see description in the link here.

Submitted papers

  1. Escobar-Bach, M., Van Keilegom, I. (2019). Nonparametric estimation of conditional cure models for heavy-tailed distributions and under insufficient follow-up.
  2. Escobar-Bach, M., Goudet, O. (2020). On the study of the Beran estimator for generalized censoring indicators.

Published papers

  1. Beirlant, J., Escobar-Bach, M., Goegebeur, Y., Guillou, A. (2016). Bias-corrected estimation of stable tail dependence function. J. Multivariate Anal., 143, 453–466.
  2. Bitseki Penda, S., Escobar-Bach, M., Guillin, A. (2017). Transportation and concentration inequalities for bifurcating Markov chains. Bernoulli, 23(4B), 3213–3242.
  3. Escobar-Bach, M., Goegebeur, Y., Guillou, A., You, A. (2017). Bias-corrected and robust estimation of the bivariate stable tail dependence function. TEST, 26(2), 284–307.
  4. Escobar-Bach, M., Goegebeur, Y., Guillou, A. (2018). Local robust estimation of the Pickands dependence function. Ann. Statist., 46(6A), 2806–2843.
  5. Escobar-Bach, M., Goegebeur, Y., Guillou, A. (2018). Local estimation of the conditional stable tail dependence function. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 45, 590–617.
  6. Escobar-Bach, M., Van Keilegom, I. (2019). Non-parametric estimation of the cure rate under insufficient follow-up using extremes. J. R. Stat. Soc. B., 81: 861-880.
  7. Escobar-Bach, M., Goegebeur, Y., Guillou, A. (2020). Bias correction in conditional multivariate extremes. Electron. J. Statist., 14, 1773-1795.
  8. Escobar-Bach, M., Maller, R., Muzhi, Z., Van Keilegom, I. (2021). Estimation of the cure rate for distributions in the Gumbel maximum domain of attraction under insufficient follow-up. Biometrika, asaa106.
  • M1 Data Science : TER.
  • M2 Data Science : Introduction à l'analyse de survie.

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2018 - present : Assistant Professor, Université d'Angers, France.
  • 2017-2018 : Postdoc, K.U. Leuven, Belgium.
  • 2014-2017 : Ph.D in Statistics from Syddansk Universitet, Odense, Denmark.
    Title : ”Estimation of Dependence Structure for Multivariate Extremes”.
    Supervisors : Yuri GOEGEBEUR and Armelle GUILLOU.
  • 2013-2014 : Master ”Probabilité et Statistiques”, Université Paris-Sud, Orsay, France.
  • 2012-2013 : Master ”Probabilité et Modèles Aléatoires”, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France.