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Frederi Viens

Frederi Viens joins Department of Statistics as professor Thursday, Jun. 30, 2022

Expert in stochastic finance and actuarial mathematics comes to Rice from Michigan State University.

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Kimmel becomes Elected Member of ISI Friday, Jun. 17, 2022

Based in The Hague, International Statistical Institute has more than 4,000 members worldwide.

Philip Ernst

Ernst earns promotion to full professor with tenure Tuesday, May. 17, 2022

Statistics professor is among six Rice Engineering faculty members to be promoted in 2022.

Zijian Zeng

PhD student named runner-up in Statistical Methods in Imaging Friday, Apr. 15, 2022

Zijian Zeng's co-authors are his advisers Meng Li and Marina Vannucci.

Philip Earnst

Ernst receives 2022 George R. Brown Award for Excellence in Teaching Monday, Apr. 11, 2022

Rice's most prestigious teaching award recognizes 'continuing excellence in teaching and exemplary commitment to the education' of students.