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Full Professor and Chair

At a moment of great opportunity, the University of Washington invites inquiries, nominations and applications for the position of Chair of the Department of Statistics, one of the leading departments in the world. It is consistently ranked within the top 10 departments nationwide and has long been a champion of interdisciplinary research.
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Assistant Professor

Applications are invited for a Full-Time Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Statistics at the University of Washington. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, or a related field by the start of the appointment. We seek applications from candidates with a research record in statistical methodology and/or applications of statistics in the Physical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Engineering and/or Social Sciences.
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Technical Reports

Hotelling’s T2 - test for the mean of a multivariate normal distribution is one of the triumphs of classical multivariate analysis. It is uniformly most powerful among invariant tests,…

Sea ice, or frozen ocean water, annually freezes and melts in the Arctic. The need for accu- rate forecasts of where sea ice will be located weeks to months in advance has increased as the amount…

The widespread use of machine learning algorithms calls for automatic change detection algorithms to monitor their behavior over time. As a machine learning algorithm learns from a continuous,…

Recent News

Carnegie Mellon University will be honoring former UW Statistics Ph.D student and alumna, Rebecca Nugent, as she receives…

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