Welcome new faculty members

August 15, 2018

The Statistics and Operations Research Department would like to welcome our newest faculty members, Associate Professor Mariana Olvera-Cravioto, and Teaching Assistant Professors Mario Giacomazzo and Jeffrey McLean! Dr. Olvera-Cravioto received her bachelor’s degree is in Applied Mathematics from the “Instituto … Continued

Yifan Cui receives ASA award

January 24, 2018

The department congratulates Ph.D. student Yifan Cui, who has won an award for his paper from the American Statistical Association’s Section on Bayesian Statistical Science.  Ten winners were selected to receive a travel award to attend the Joint Statistical Meetings … Continued

Dr. Yufeng Liu Named IMS Fellow

September 16, 2017

Yufeng Liu, Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has been named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS). An induction ceremony took place July 31 at the Joint Statistics Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Liu received the … Continued