Jeff Eaton

Jeff Eaton

Senior Lecturer in HIV Epidemiology

Jeff Eaton is a Senior Lecturer in HIV Epidemiology in the Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology at Imperial College London. His research interests involve developing new mathematical models, statistical methods, and surveillance tools to characterize HIV epidemic trends, transmission dynamics, and the demographic impacts of HIV epidemics in sub-Saharan Africa.

He co-chairs the UNAIDS Reference Group on Estimates, Modelling, and Projections which provides guidance to UNAIDS and partner organizations on the data, methods and tools that underpin global HIV estimates published by UNAIDS. He has a longstanding interest in the collection and analysis of longitudinal HIV data and is a co-investigator of the ALPHA Network of general population HIV cohorts in sub-Saharan Africa.


  • Models and statistical methods to characterize HIV epidemic trends
  • HIV transmission dynamics and prevention
  • Demographic impacts of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa
  • Population survey and surveillance methods
  • Population cohort studies


  • PhD in Infectious Disease Epidemiology, 2013

    Imperial College London

  • MS in Statistics, 2008

    University of Washington

  • BA in Sociology, 2008

    University of Washington

  • BS in Mathematics, 2008

    University of Washington