The Statistics Department is constantly expanding its role as a vibrant and internationally recognized center of research excellence in high-dimensional statistics, biostatistics and bioinformatics, theory based methodological research, and Bayesian methods through the work of faculty, and by establishing cross-disciplinary collaborations within the Fox School and across Temple University. The Statistics department is increasing the amount of funds awarded from research grants to expand on these endeavors.


The statistical innovations made in the research offer significant advances to the core of statistics and impacts numerous other scientific disciplines. Faculty publish articles in top statistics journals, are highly sought after speakers, mentor graduate students who produce award-winning statistical research, and receive external funding from agencies such as the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health. These statistical innovations are applied to complex scientific problems in diverse fields such as medicine, marketing, ecology, computer science and criminal justice to provide solutions to crucial questions and improve the societal health and well-being.

Themes – The Global Impact of Fox School Research

Research is a top priority at the Fox School. Faculty and students across departments regularly make unique contributions that impact the academic world and the global business community, as well as society as a whole. Learn more about the important work done at Fox by exploring the following research themes.​​

Institutes & Centers

Sample Publications