Department News
Professors Lo and Zheng receives NSF funding for Big Data Research

Congratulations to Professor Shaw-Hwa Lo (PI) and Professor Tian Zheng (co-PI) for receiving a $900,000 NSF BIGDATA grant. For this award, the team, led by Professor Lo, will study statistical foundations for measuring predictivity and collaborate with New York City’s Department of Transportation on predictive problems in traffic safety. 

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Congratulations! Professor Tian Zheng receives The Columbia University Presidential Teaching Award

Professor Tian Zheng receives The Presidential Teaching Award 

Professor Zheng wins the highest teaching honor at Columbia University:  The Presidential Teaching Award....

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Department of Statistics

Columbia University

Faculty Position (Tenure-track) starting Fall 2020

The Department of Statistics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin July 1, 2020....

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A Symposium in Honor of Professor Herman Chernoff’s 97th Birthday

Decision Making with Data

A Symposium in Honor of Professor Herman Chernoff’s 97th Birthday

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Pfizer/ASA/Columbia University Symposium on AI in Clinical Drug Development

The Pfizer/ASA/Columbia University Symposium on Risks and Opportunities of AI in Clinical Drug Development, which is jointly sponsored by Pfizer Inc.,...

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Congratulations to Professor Bodhisattva Sen for receiving the Young Statistical Scientist Award in "Theory and Methods" from the International Indian Statistical Association (IISA)

Congratulations to Professor Bodhisattva Sen for receiving the YOUNG STATISTICAL SCIENTIST AWARD in “Theory and Methods” from the International Indian Statistical Association (IISA)

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Congratulations to Prof. Jose Blanchet and Yang Kang for receiving the best contributed theory paper award for the Winter Simulation Conference at DC.

Congratulations to Professor Jose Blanchet and Yang Kang for receiving the best contributed theory paper award for the Winter Simulation Conference at DC....

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Columbia Professor Shaw-Hwa Lo Honored for Using Statistics to Solve Societal Problems

Among his Columbia colleagues and students, Shaw-Hwa Lo is known as a brilliant statistician, a dedicated teacher and an innovative researcher....

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Congratulations to our visiting Professor Po-Ling Loh and our Alum Professor Gongjun Xu for receiving the Bernoulli Society New Researcher Awards....

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