The Departments of Statistics and of Computer Science at Rice University are seeking candidates for two postdoctoral research associate positions, as part of a recently awarded NSF Research Training Groups in Mathematical Sciences (RTG) grant.
Monday April 24, 2017
Assistant Professor Genevera Allen will speak at the University of Auckland on interactive visualization and how developing statistical methods can help scientists make sense of ‘big data’ in applications such as high-throughput genomics and neuroimaging.
Starting as early as next year, Rice University’s $50 million Data Science Initiative will be hiring new faculty members in preparation for creating a new minor, additional classes and possible master’s programs for undergraduate and graduate students at Rice.
Professor Katherine Ensor joins the editorial board of WIREs Computational Statistics.
Assistant Professor Philip Ernst's STAT 310, Probability and Statistics, was one of the classes faculty and staff were invited to sit in on for the January 31st and February 1st Faculty Owl Days.
Qiwei Li and Ryan Warnick won the awards to attend the 2017 Joint Statistical Meetings by submitting papers on their research. The conference will be July 29–August 3 in Baltimore, MD.
The Houston Chronicle has selected Assistant Professor Genevera Allen as one of the most fascinating people in the city.