Introduction to Python for Statistics Short Course
by Steven Stehnach, Data Scientist
Department of Statistics, College of Arts and Sciences (primary) and Center for Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine (secondary) University of Missouri
Prof. Lori Thombs is elected as the President of the Southern Regional Council on Statistics (SRCOS). SRCOS is the primary organization for statistics programs in the southern half of the US. This is a great honor for the statistics department and University of Missouri. Congratulations Prof.
“My summer internship with the National Center for Education Statistics, which I found on the American Statistical Association website, offered me the opportunity to use my education to directly impact the public good. I performed a variety of tasks from responding to inquiries from data users to
US News ha srecently ranked Sattisticians as their number one pick according to their rating of "Best Business Jobs."
Prof. Jianguo (Tony) Sun has been elected as the new President of the International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA) in recognition of his contribution and leadership. It is the most prestigious leadership position for Chinese statisticians world-wide.
The second annual ASA DataFest at Mizzou was held on April 6-7, 2018.
Prof. Shih-Kang Chao will be joining our department from Fall 2018 as an Assistant Professor. Shih-Kang did his PhD from Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany and is currently working as a visiting assistant professor at Department of Statistics, Purdue University. Welcome to MU Prof. Chao.
Congratulation to Dr. Isabella Zaniletti for being selected by the Arts and Science Student Council to receive 2018 Arts and Science Purple Chalk Award in honor of her excellence as an instructor! This is a great recognition for her hard work!
New Chair: Effective June 1, 2018, Chris Wikle will be serving as Chair of the Department of Statistics.