Award

– Professor Xiaojing Wang’s Research Excellence Program (REP) proposal has been selected for funding.

We are very pleased to inform you that Professor Wang’s Research Excellence Program (REP) proposal for AY 2019-2020 entitled “The Promise of Bayesian Learning in Mobile Health” has been selected for funding in the amount of $25,000. Her project will make a valuable contribution to her field of inquiry and to the intellectual climate of the University as a whole.

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– Professor Dipak Dey has been selected to be a recipient of the 2020 IISA(International Indian Statistical Association) Service Award.

We are very pleased to inform you that Professor Dipak Dey has been selected by the 2020 IISA Awards Committee to be a recipient of the IISA(International Indian Statistical Association) Service Award. Dr. Dey’s selection is a testament to his accomplishments and impactful service to the profession of statistics. The selection committee comprised of senior and respected and statisticians unequivocally recommended Professor Dey for the IISA 2020 Service Award.

The Service Award (SA) recognizes dedicated members of the association including India Chapter members who have rendered exceptional service to the IISA community, and represent ‘models of excellence’ to the IISA members. Exceptional service includes outstanding leadership by creating a purpose for energetic members to be vigorously engaged in innovative IISA activities; demonstrating vision, creativity, and dedication for identifying new members for meritorious engagement.

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– Professor Ming-Hui Chen received 2020 International Chinese Statisticians Association (ICSA) Distinguished Achievement Award.

Professor Ming-Hui Chen received the 2020 International Chinese Statisticians Association (ICSA) Distinguished Achievement Award. For outstanding contributions to research in Bayesian methodology, Bayesian computation, categorical data analysis, meta-analysis, survival data analysis, and analysis of missing data; for innovative interdisciplinary work within industry and medicine, especially in advancing the understanding and the management of prostate cancer and complications from its treatment; and for significant contributions to the development and growth of ICSA and exceptional leadership for the statistical community.

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– Chaoran Hu has received the 2020 Student Paper Award in the Statistical Computing and Statistical Graphics Sections of the ASA

We are pleased to inform you that Chaoran’s paper on animal movement has been selected as one of the winners of this year’s student paper competition from the Section on Statistical Computing and the Section on Statistical Graphics of ASA. The same paper has also been chosen as honorable mention for 2020 JSM ENVR section student paper competition award.

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