Students celebrate epic quiz show success
PhD student Matt Booth and MMath student Robert Campbell Hewson were part of the University of Edinburgh team who won University Challenge.
Women in Science in Scotland Exhibition
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
Ruth King has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship.
Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship awarded to Tom Leinster
Tom Leinster has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship.
New role for Ruth King: Deputy Director of the National Centre for Statistical Ecology
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 Research Day on Risk and Resilience
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
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
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 ...
Turing Programme Director - Finance and Economic Data Science
Dr Lukasz Szpruch has been appointed as the lead on the Finance and Economic Data Science Programme at the Alan Turing Institute.
PhD studentship funded by BT
Dr Amy Wilson is lead supervisor on a new PhD studentship part funded by BT.