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Ken Newman

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Research Interests

State-space models for ecological and population dynamics. Statistical ecology. Statistical sampling procedures. Bayesian hierarchical models.

Research Groups

Current and Recent PhD Students

Eddie Fung, University of Edinburgh (co-supervised by Professor Ruth King) Fannie Empacher, University of St Andrews (co-supervised by Professor Len Thomas)

Recent Conference and Workshop Involvement

2019 National Centre for Statistical Ecology Workshop

Education Background

PhD Statistics, University of Washington, 1993; MS Statistics, Oregon State University, 1983; MS Forest Resource Management, Oregon State University, 1979; BS Natural Resources, Ohio State University, 1977

Previous Employment

United States Fish & Wildlife Service, Mathematical Statistician: September 2006 - December 2017; University of St Andrews, School of Mathematics & Statistics and Centre for Environmental and Ecological Research, Senior Lecturer: September 2003-June 2006; University of Idaho, Division of Statistics, Associate Professor: September 1993 - June 2003; Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, Washington State, Manager Quantitative Services: February 1984 - August 1988.