Department News
Jonathan Auerbach has been named the first-ever Public Understanding of Statistics fellow by STATS.org and the American Statistical Association (ASA).

STATS.org, and the American Statistical Association (ASA), are proud to announce that Jonathan Auerbach, a third-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Statistics at Columbia University, will serve as the first-ever Public Understanding of Statistics fellow for the summer of 2016....

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Congratulations Prof. John Cunningham for The McKnight Scholar Award and an “honorable mention” for the Presidential Teaching Award
McKnight Scholar Awards   Minneapolis, MN (May 16, 2016) – The Board of Directors of The McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience is pleased to announce it has selected six neuroscientists to receive the 2016 McKnight Scholar Awards.…

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Congratulations Prof. Yang Feng on receiving a National Science Foundation (NSF) Career Award

Congratulations to Yang Feng on receiving a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award, effective July 1, 2016. The title of his project is “Statistical inference of network and relational data”.…

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2016 Minghui Yu Memorial Conference - April 23, 2016
The 2016 Minghui Yu Memorial Conference, organized by doctoral students at Statistics Department of Columbia University, will take place on Saturday, April 23th in the Social Hall at Union Theological Seminary.

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Workshop on Networks, Random Graphs and Statistics
The workshop will be held on Columbia's Morningside Campus, in the Northwest Corner building and the Union Theological Seminary, both on the corner of Broadway and 120th Street.

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Second Conference on Risk and Dependence: Theory and Applications
Dates: June 7 – 10, 2016, Organizing Committee: José Blanchet, Mark Brown, Lorán Chollete, and Victor de la Peña, Location: Columbia University, Statistics Department

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Faculty Positions starting in Fall 2016

The Department of Statistics invites applications for multiple positions at the rank of Lecturer in Discipline to begin July 1, 2016.…

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