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Dr Natalia Bochkina elected member of ISBA

Published: Tuesday, 6 December 2016 Tags: Statistics

Natalia Bochkina has been elected as a 2-year member of the Board of Directors of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis for the period 2017-2019.

Dr Jonathan Gair awarded President's Medal for gravitational wave research

Published: Tuesday, 6 December 2016 Tags: Statistics

Dr Jonathan Gair has been awarded a President's Medal by the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE) for his significant contributions to the development of data analysis techniques for the detection of gravitational waves. Gravitational ...

Enrolment opens for School's Massive Open Online Course

Published: Monday, 21 November 2016 Tags: Statistics outreach

Enrolment is now open for the School's new Massive Open Online Course, Statistics: Unlocking the World of Data.

Filming begins for School's first MOOC

Published: Thursday, 21 July 2016 Tags: Statistics outreach

Filming has begun for the School of Mathematics' first Massive Open Online Course.

Leverhulme Grant Success: Colin Aitken

Published: Wednesday, 4 May 2016 Tags: Statistics Fellowship funding award

Congratulations to Colin Aitken who has been awarded a Leverhulme Emeritus Fellowship entitled 'Statistics and the evaluation of evidence for forensic scientists'.

Royal Statistical Society accreditation

Published: Tuesday, 2 February 2016 Tags: Statistics

The School's BSc in Mathematics and Statistics programme has recently been awarded Royal Statistical Society accreditation. The accreditation is based on the general depth, breadth, quality and foundation of the programme and its statistical content.

Lectureships and Professorship posts available in Statistics

Published: Monday, 21 December 2015 Tags: Statistics jobs

We are continuing to expand the Statistics Research Group and are currently advertising for two lectureships, while the post of Chair of Statistics will go live in early January.

Ruth King publishes in Biometrics

Published: Tuesday, 24 November 2015 Tags: Statistics

Congratulations are due to Ruth King who had the paper "Semi-Markov Arnason-Schwarz Models" accepted by Biometrics, one of the top five Statistics journals.

Drugs and the Statistics group

Published: Friday, 24 April 2015 Tags: Statistics

Adjacent papers in a recent issue of JRSS C from two members of the Statistics research group.

Statistical crime fighters: improving forensic science

Published: Friday, 17 April 2015 Tags: Statistics outreach

A version of a School of Mathematics REF impact case study by Prof Aitken accessible to the general public