Oksana Chkrebtii, assistant professor of statistics, is the Co-PI on a new grant from NASA with her collaborator at the University of North Carolina - Wilmington to study the dynamics of surface salinity in the ocean at resolutions finer than those of satellite observations, and its relationship to precipitation.
Shili Lin, Professor of Statistics and current President of Caucus for Women in Statistics, served on the executive committee of the 2018 Women in Statistics and Data Science (WSDS) Conference, which was held in Cincinnati
PhD in Statistics
Huong Nguyen - Advisor: Peter Craigmile, Matthew Pratola
MS in Statistics
The tech-driven personal loan company Upstart, which launched in 2012 in the San Francisco Bay area, will open its second headquarter in Columbus early next year. Grant Schneider (PhD ‘14), the company’s leading data scientist and a native of Ohio, will run this new Columbus office.
Michael Browne, Emeritus Professor of Psychology and Statistics, passed away on October 10, 2018. He received his BA and M.Sc. degrees from the University of the Witwatersrand and his Ph. D. from the University of South Africa.
Professor Kate Calder was elected chair of Graduate Council, which is the principal advisory body of the Graduate School and participates in the development of rules, policies, and standards pertaining to graduate programs, graduate associates, and graduate fellowships.