Ruby Chang is a Senior Lecturer in Statistics and a Chartered Statistician in the Royal Veterinary College. She gained her M.Sc. degree in Statistics and Ph.D. in Quantitative Genetics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. During her time in Madison-Wisconsin, she worked in the area of statistical modelling and algorithm development with applications to dairy cattle improvement programs. She joined the Section of Epidemiology and Biostatics, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds as a Research Fellow in 2006. She allied with scientists and clinicians on the genetic and epidemiological data analysis of melanoma studies. Since 2009, she has led the training development of PG students’ and staff's analytical skills and statistical knowledge and is the lead of Quantitative Biology Group at the Royal Veterinary College.