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External Awards and Honors Received by Faculty

See also: Faculty Grants

2017

Was featured on the Fall 2017 cover of Legacy Matters: The Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health Newsletter for Sophisticated Donors Professor Joseph Cappelleri
Was recognized for 15 years of service at the University of Connecticut Professor Ming-Hui Chen
P.Stat – Accredited Professional Statistician by the American Statistical Association Professor Ofer Harel
together with Michael Steele (University of Pennsylvania), received the 2017 Carl B. Allendoerfer Award for excellent mathematical writing published in the Mathematics Magazine, a journal of the Mathematical Association of America. Vladimir Pozdnyakov and Michael Steele were honored for their publication, “Buses, Bullies, and Bijections.” Vladimir also was recognized for 15 years of service at the University of Connecticut Professor Vladimir Pozdnyakov
Received the Microsoft Azure for Research Award Professor HaiYing Wang
Became an Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute Professor Xiaojing Wang
Elected as a 2017 Fellow of the American Statistical Association Professor Jun Yan
New Visiting Assistant Professor Professor Néhémy Lim
Continuing Visiting Assistant Professor Professor Panpan Zhang

2014

Connecticut chapter of the American Statistical Association: Outstanding Statistician Award Professor Dipak Dey
Calcutta Statistical Association’ Bose-Nandi Award Professor Dipak Dey and Professor Ofer Harel with Dr. J. Liu
Elected to the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences Professor Nitis Mukhopadhyay
University of Connecticut Alumni Association’s Award for Faculty Excellence in Research and Creativity in the Sciences Professor Ming-Hui Chen
Elected Fellow of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA) Professor Dipak Dey
Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute Professor Zhiyi Chi
Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute Professor Professor Lynn Kuo
Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute Professor Jun Yan
International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA) Outstanding Service Award Professor Jun Yan

2013

Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute Professor Ofer Harel
Elected as a Member of the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering Professor Nalini Ravishanker
American Association of University Professors (AAUP) Excellence in Research Award Professor Ming-Hui Chen
Uconn CLAS Excellence in Research Award Professor Ming-Hui Chen
International Chinese Statistical Association (ISCA) Distinguished Service Award Professor Lynn Kuo

2012

Elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Professor Nitis Mukhopadhyay
UConn AAUP Edward C. Marth Mentorship Award Professor Dipak Dey

2011

Elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Professor Dipak Dey
Elected to the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences Professor Joseph Glaz
Outstanding Service Award From the International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA) Professor Ming-hui Chen

2010

American Association of University Professors (AAUP) – Research Promise Award Professor Ofer Harel
Joined the International Society of Bayesian Analysis (ISBA) Board of Directors Professor Ming-hui Chen

2009

Elected Member of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences Professor Dipak Dey
Elected Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) Professor Joseph Glaz

2008

Promoted to Board of Trustees Distinguished Professorship Professor Dipak Dey
Promoted to Board of Trustees Distinguished Professorship Professor Richard Bass
Provost Excellence in Research Award Professor Evarist Gine
Abraham Wald Prize in Sequential Analysis – Sponsored by the journal “Sequential Analysis” Professor Nitis Mukhopadhyay
American Association of University Professors (AAUP) Excellence in Research Award Professor Joseph Glaz

2007

Elected Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics Ming-Hui Chen
Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics Rick Vitale
Purdue University Department of Statistics Outstanding Alumnus Award Professor Dipak Dey