Statistics is one of the fastest growing professions in the United States. Statisticians are trained to understand data, uncertainty, and natural variation, as well as think critically and use evidence to solve complex problems.

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September 21, 2023

Did you know that Florence Nightingale, founder of modern nursing, was also a statistician who created one of the first versions of the pie chart?

The Caucus for Women in Statistics is…

August 28, 2023

Bill Notz, Professor Emeritus of Statistics at Ohio State, is the 2023 recipient of the Waller Distinguished Teaching Career Award. This award from the ASA recognizes an individual for sustained…

August 24, 2023

Dr. Staci Hepler, Associate Professor at Wake Forest University and 2015 graduate of the Statistics Ph.D. program at Ohio State, received an Early Investigator Award from the ASA Section on…

June 19, 2023

Dr. Oksana Chkrebtii is a core faculty for the HAMMER project, a $26 million NSF-funded multi-institutional engineering research center (ERC) led by colleagues at the Department of Materials…

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Laura Kubatko
Professor of Statistics and Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology