Apply for the Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology – Deadline 2/17!

The Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology is excited to host its program on campus this year! The program, intended for undergraduate students and recent grads that are underrepresented in … Continue reading “Apply for the Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology – Deadline 2/17!”

Fireside Chat participants hear from Nima Hejazi

In spring 2023, the Ph.D. student committee launched a new “Fireside chat” series. Fireside chats provide a low-key environment where PhD students hold a discussion with invited faculty and ask … Continue reading “Fireside Chat participants hear from Nima Hejazi”

Career Development Series – Upcoming Events

Welcome to the 2023 Spring Career Development Series! Please feel free to share your ideas for this series or contact Dr. Erin Lake. Visit with department alumna Irina Degtiar, PhD ’21, Statistician at … Continue reading “Career Development Series – Upcoming Events”

Former Postdoc Himel Mallick is Awarded the Indian International Statistical Association (IISA) Early Career Award

Congratulations to Himel Mallick, who was awarded the 2022 Indian International Statistical Association (IISA) Early Career Award in Statistics and Data Sciences (ECASDS) in the Professional Practice category.The prestigious award … Continue reading “Former Postdoc Himel Mallick is Awarded the Indian International Statistical Association (IISA) Early Career Award”

Ben Guebila Marouen Receives the “Cloud Credit for Research Program” Award from Amazon Web Services

Congratulations to Research Associate Ben Guebila Marouen for receiving the “Cloud Credit for Research Program” award from Amazon Web Services (AWS) to support the maintenance of open-source web tools developed with the … Continue reading “Ben Guebila Marouen Receives the “Cloud Credit for Research Program” Award from Amazon Web Services”

Shuting Shen Receives 2023 SLDS Student Paper Competition Award

Congratulations to Shuting Shen, a PhD candidate in the lab of Dr. Xihong Lin, who received the 2023 ASA Statistical Learning and Data Sciences (SLDS) Section Student Paper Award for her … Continue reading “Shuting Shen Receives 2023 SLDS Student Paper Competition Award”

PhD Student Jemar Bather Publishes 3rd Paper in Series Related to Increasing Diversity in the Public Health Research Workforce

Congratulations to doctoral student Jemar Bather on publishing his paper, “Racial and Ethnic Composition of Students, Graduates, and Faculty in Environmental Health Sciences, 2011 to 2021”, which was an invited paper … Continue reading “PhD Student Jemar Bather Publishes 3rd Paper in Series Related to Increasing Diversity in the Public Health Research Workforce”

Postdoc Tian Gu Awarded ASA Young Investigator Award

Congratulations to Postdoctoral Research Fellow Dr. Tian Gu who was awarded the 2023 Young Investigator Award by ASA Statistics in Epidemiology Section! Dr. Gu has been recognized for Robust angle-based transfer learning approach in … Continue reading “Postdoc Tian Gu Awarded ASA Young Investigator Award”

Upcoming Thesis Defenses

Contact Jelena Follweiler for password information.