Department of Statistical Science

The Department of Statistics, which is located in the University’s Fox School of Business and Management, has 15 full-time graduate faculty members and about forty graduate students in its Master’s and Ph.D. programs.

2017 Awards

George Carides Memorial Award

Kaijun Wang

For excellent performance on the Department of Statistics’ Screening Examination, making good academic progress, and participated in department activities


Iglewicz Publication Award

Scott Bruce

Who had demonstrated excellence in research through publication of a paper in in the prestigious statistics journal Biometrics.


Raghavarao Publication Award

Xu Han

Who has demonstrated excellence in research through publication research through publication of a paper in the prestigious statistics Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B (JRSSB).


Doctoral Student Travel Award

Lauren Spirko

For winning the student paper competition sponsored by the ASA SLDS JSM 2017.


Joseph Heyes Publication Award

Yanping Liu

For publishing in the Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference.