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 Positions Starting  Fall 2017

The Department of Statistics invites applications for a faculty position in applied/interdisciplinary statistics to begin July 1, 2017....

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Conference on "Inference on Graphical Models" will be held at Columbia University on Oct 11 and Oct 12, 2019
The conference on “Inference on Graphical Models” will be held on Octobers 11-12 (Friday, Saturday), in SSW and Faculty House respectively....

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Congratulations to Jonathan Lyle Auerbach for being awarded the 2019 Howard Levene Outstanding Teaching Award

Congratulations to Jonathan Lyle Auerbach for being awarded the 2019 Howard Levene Outstanding Teaching Award.

 

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Congratulations to Professor Shaw-Hwa Lo for being the inaugural recipient of The Chernoff Excellence in Statistics Award.

The Chernoff Excellence in Statistics Awards is the most prestigious award bestowed by the NESS, given to an individual who, in the tradition of Herman Chernoff’s work, has made exceptional contributions to the theory, methodology, or novel applications to statistics and/or data science....

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"Perception of Probability and Correlations in Statistics, Economics and Politics" Workshop - Tuesday, June 18, 2019

The “Perception of Probability and Correlations in Statistics, Economics and Politics” workshop takes place at Columbia University on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 9:00am to 5:00pm....

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