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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Professor Tian Zheng receives The Presidential Teaching Award
Professor Zheng wins the highest teaching honor at Columbia University: The Presidential Teaching Award....
Department of Statistics
Faculty Positions Starting Fall 2017
The Department of Statistics invites applications for a faculty position in applied/interdisciplinary statistics to begin July 1, 2017....
Congratulations to Professor Jingchen Liu, winner of the 2018 Psychometric Society Early Career Award. The Psychometric Society Early Career Award recognizes scholars at the early stage of their career whose research has the potential to make a major contribution to psychometric research and/or practice....
Professor Tian Zheng (Department of Statistics and Associate Director for Education at DSI) and Professor Maria Uriarte (Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology) have been awarded a Microsoft grant that gives them access to the company’s cloud-computing platform, Azure, and AI tools....
Yunxiao Chen is the recipient of the 2018 Brenda Loyd Outstanding Dissertation Award from the National Council on Measurement in Education for his Columbia PhD thesis....
Fifth Conference on the Statistical Methods in Psychometrics will be held at Department of Statistics, Columbia University in the city of New York on November 17-18, 2017....
Date: November 13, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Location: Low Library, 535 W....
Department of Statistics
Faculty Position Starting Fall 2018
The Department of Statistics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin July 1, 2018....
Thursday, September 21, 2017: tutorial
14:15 15:00 Miguel Hernan (Harvard University)
15:00 15:45 Miguel Hernan
15:45 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 16:45 Miguel Hernan
16:45 17:30 Miguel Hernan
Friday, September 22, 2017: research talks
9:00 9:15 Richard Davis/David Madigan (Columbia University)
9:15 10:00 Jamie Robins (Harvard University)
10:00 10:20 Coffee break
10:20 11:05 Fabrizia Mealli (University of Florence)
11:05 11:50 Stijn Vansteelandt (Ghent University)
11:50 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 14:45 Daniel Almirall (University of Michigan)
14:45 15:30 Mark vander Laan (UC Berkeley)
15:30 15:50 Coffee break
15:50 16:35 Miguel Hernan (Harvard University)
16:35 17:20 Alexander Luedtke (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research
18:00 Dinner for speakers
Saturday, September 23, 2017: research talks
9:00 9:45 Thomas Richardson (University of Washington)
9:45 10:30 Eric Laber (NC State University)
10:30 10:50 Coffee break
10:50 11:35 Mats Stensrud (University of Oslo)
11:35 12:20 Wenbin Lu (NC State University)...