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Women in Science in Scotland Exhibition

Published: Tuesday, 16 April 2019 Tags: Statistics

Ruth King is part of the Women in Science in Scotland Exhibition of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. The exhibition is currently on display in the reception area of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. For more information see: https://www.rse.org.uk/women-science-exhibition/ ...

Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship awarded to Ruth King

Published: Friday, 5 April 2019 Tags: Statistics Fellowship funding award

Ruth King has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship.

New role for Ruth King: Deputy Director of the National Centre for Statistical Ecology

Published: Wednesday, 3 April 2019 Tags: Statistics

Ruth King has taken up the role of Deputy Director of the National Centre for Statistical Ecology (NCSE). The NCSE is a multi-institutional research centre which aims to "develop, apply and communicate innovative statistical ...

CfS Risk and Resilience Research Day

Published: Monday, 1 April 2019 Tags: Statistics

The Centre for Statistics is organizing a research day on Risk and Resilience (April 15). The meeting will bring together people from across the university around Risk and Resilience research topics.

Statistics meets Finance at Data Fest 2019

Published: Monday, 1 April 2019 Tags: Statistics outreach

PhD student Andrej Svetlosak (supervised by Miguel de Carvalho and Raffaela Calabrese) recently organised and held a Data Fest 2019 event. The UK's largest personal financial management provider, Money Dashboard, moderated the event.

Meeting of the Global Expert Working Group on Multiple Systems Estimation of Modern Slavery

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019 Tags: Statistics

Ruth King co-hosted the Global Expert Working Group on Multiple Systems Estimation of Modern Slavery with Davina Durgana (Minderoo Foundation) and Sheila Bird (MRC Biostatistics Unit) at the ICMS on the 21-22nd March. Individuals ...

PhD studentship funded by BT

Published: Friday, 8 March 2019 Tags: Statistics Graduate School funding award

Dr Amy Wilson is lead supervisor on a new PhD studentship part funded by BT.

Impact Acceleration Account Secondment Awarded

Published: Friday, 8 March 2019 Tags: Statistics funding award

Dr Tim Cannings successfully applied for an EPSRC IAA secondment with Cambridge Cancer Genomics (CCG).

Ruth King gives an ICMS Public Lecture: The Rise and Fall and Rise of Bayesian Statistics

Published: Thursday, 28 February 2019 Tags: Statistics

Ruth King presented a public lecture at the ICMS on the 5th February. Ruth talked about "The Rise and Fall and Rise of Bayesian Statistics" describing the basic underlying principle on which Bayesian statistics relies ...

Centre for Statistics: joint research day

Published: Wednesday, 21 November 2018 Tags: Statistics

A joint research day between the Centre for Statistics and the Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences took place on Tuesday 20th November 2018. The scope of the meeting was to promote interdisciplinary research across the University ...