Department News
The international workshop on "Statistical Challenges in High-dimensional and Complex Data" will be held at Columbia University on Sep 14 and Sep 15, 2018

The international workshop on “Statistical Challenges in High-dimensional and Complex Data” will be held at Columbia University on Sep 14 and Sep 15, 2018....

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Congratulations to Professor Jingchen Liu winner of the 2018 Psychometric Society Early Career Award

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....

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DSI Researchers Awarded a Microsoft Grant

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....

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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....

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University Lecture featuring Professor Andrew Gelman
University Lecture featuring Professor Andrew Gelman

Date: November 13, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EST

Location: Low Library, 535 W....

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Faculty and Post-doc positions available in the Department of Statistics

Department of Statistics

Columbia University

Faculty Position Starting Fall 2018

The Department of Statistics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin July 1, 2018....

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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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