Currently pursuing a joint JD/MBA at Georgia State University.
We are excited to announce the partnership of the University of Georgia Department of Statistics and State Farm through State Farm's Modeling and Analytics Graduate Network (MAGNet) program. The new program is set to begin this fall and will offer select master's degree students the opportunity to gain real-world experience while completing their degree. More information about this exciting opportunity may be found at https://stat.uga.edu/MAGNet.
Congratulations to Dr. Sanjay Shete for being appointed the Barnhart Family Distinguished Professor at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center effective June 1, 2014. Dr. Shete obtained his Ph.D. in Statistics under the guidance of Dr. T.N. Sriram in 1998. According to Dr. Sriram, Dr. Shete has been "scaling new heights for some years now...Sanjay really makes us all proud."
Members of the University of Georgia Department of Statistics may complete the below information to request NISS Travel Funding Assistance. More information regarding NISS travel funding and restrictions is provided via the link below.
Submitting a request for NISS Travel Funding does NOT guarantee funds will be awarded.
Each year, the American Statistical Association (ASA) names select individuals as Fellows. According to ASA, "the designation of Fellow has been a superlative honor in ASA for nearly 100 years." This year, we congratulate Nicole Lazar for receiving this prestigious recognition!
Congratulations to Christine Franklin for being named the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) Teacher of the Week! This is truly a well-deserved honor. Read more about this award at http://www.ctl.uga.edu/teacher-of-the-week
If you are able to log in to the Franklin Evaluations System, but are unable to locate the correct Statistics course, you will need to complete the below information so that department staff may manually add your information to the Evaluations System. If you have the same issue with multiple Statistics courses, you must submit a separate request for each course.
The Department of Statistics can only address issues with Statistics courses in the Franklin Evaluations System.
The primary purpose of the Fulbright Program is “to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of the more than 150 countries that currently participate in the Fulbright Program.” Approximately 800 U.S. Scholar Program grants are provided to U.S.
"The Best Writing on Mathematics" is published annually by Princeton University Press. Nicole Lazar's column "The Arts - Digitized, Quantified, and Analyzed," was originally published in CHANCE Magazine and will be published in the 2014 edition of “The Best Writing on Mathematics” which is expected to be released later this year. According to the Princeton University Press, “this annual anthology brings together the year’s finest mathematics writing from around the world.” Congratulati