2013 Nobel Prize in Economics
We congratulate Prof. Lars Peter Hansen on being awarded the Economics Nobel for 2013. Lars is the David Rockefeller Distinguished Service Professor in the Departments of Economics, Statistics, and the College. A conference (http://economics.uchicago.edu/hansen-nobel-event.shtml) in honor of Lars will be held on December 2–3 at the Logan Center for the Arts.
Welcome Autumn news for faculty advances includes Gregory F. Lawler being named George Wells Beadle Distinguished Service Professor in Mathematics, Statistics, and the College; Greg was also elected to the National Academy of Sciences; an article in Inquiry on John Lafferty's current research; and the publication of Nicolas Brunel's edited volume of the Selected Papers of Daniel Amit. We proudly congratulate the stellar research work of our faculty.
December 4 Statistics Holiday Party
Share the goodwill of the season with everyone in Statistics at our department holiday party on Wednesday, December 4, from 5:00 PM through 8:00 PM at the Gordon Center Atrium. Please RSVP by noon on Monday, December 2.
Read more at our Admissions site about exciting changes to our programs of study. We are now accepting applications for admission in Autumn 2014. Questions? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Department of Statistics has an opening(s) for an Associate Professor. Applications are accepted via the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities employment site.
The Department also has an opening for an Assistant Professor. Applications are accepted via the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities employment site.
Best wishes to our department's Autumn Quarter M.S. graduates:
The Computational and Applied Mathematics Initiative builds on the interdisciplinary efforts of Statistics faculty, students; their research, seminars, and classes.
Department Events This Week
FRIDAY, December 13, 2013: Autumn Quarter Convocation
SATURDAY, December 14, 2013: Autumn Quarter ends