Recent News

We are pleased to announce that the International Statistical Institute (ISI) Home | ISI has selected Professors Adrian Dobra and Elena Erosheva as Elected Members. The ISI is a global hub for…
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Alex Luedtke has won the Raymond J Carroll Young Investigator Award for 2024. This award is presented by the Department of Statistics at Texas A&M University…
We are excited to announce that the statistics department at UW will once again be running a Directed Reading Program (DRP) during Spring 2024. The DRP is an opportunity for undergraduate students of…
We are pleased to announce that the Annual Review of Statistics and Its Application (ARSIA) is publishing the article Manifold Learning: What, How, and Why, co-authored by Marina Meila, Professor of…
Congratulations to Professor Daniela Witten, who gave the Spring 2024 Jon A. Wellner Lecture, entitled “Data Thinning and Its Applications” on January 30, 2024, at the University of Idaho. The Jon A…
Congratulations to UW Statistics Ph.D. student, Ronak Mehta for being selected to give a spotlight presentation at ICLR for his paper entitled, “Distributing Robust Optimization with Bias and…
We are proud to announce that Statistics Ph.D. students Erin Lipman and Jess Kunke have received Best Student Paper Awards from the American Statistical Association.  Erin Lipman is the recipient of…
The Department of Statistics, in partnership with the Department of Mathematics, the Department of Applied Mathematics and the Simons Laufer Mathematical Sciences Institute, will be hosting a free…
We are pleased to announce that Carlos Cinelli, Assistant Professor of Statistics, has received grant funding support from the Royalty Research Fund (RRF) for his proposal “Sensitivity Analysis for…
We are pleased to announce that the International Statistical Institute (ISI) has selected Professors Zaid Harchaoui and Abel Rodriguez as Elected Members. The ISI is a global hub for Statisticians…