Technical Reports

Smoking is one of the preventable threats to human health and is a major risk factor for lung cancer, upper aero-digestive cancer, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Estimating and…

For large q, does the (discrete) uniform distribution on the set of q! permutations of the vector (1, 2, . . . , q) closely approximate the (continuous) uniform distribution on the (q2)-sphere…

Since the 1940s, population projections have in most cases been pro- duced using the deterministic cohort component method. However, in 2015, for the first time, in a major advance, the United…

Recent News

The Department of Statistics will be hosting an informal reception to celebrate Principal Lecturer June Morita’s contributions to…

We are delighted to announce the Spring Edition of our undergraduate newsletter, "Student's T time”, edited by Professor Ranjini Grove, with help from the UW Statistics & Probability…

On May 23 and 24, 2019, the Center for Statistics and the Social Sciences (CSSS) will be celebrating their 20th year anniversary by hosting a conference open to…

Employment Opportunity

We are seeking candidates for one or more Lecturers Part-Time (9-month service period) non-tenure-track in the Department of Statistics at the University of Washington, to begin in June 2019. These would be part-time, multi-year appointments. 

Duties include undergraduate teaching, related department activities such as course coordination and supervision of teaching assistants, and departmental service.