02/25/2019 - Instructor Karle Flanagan has won the LAS Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching by Instructional Staff as well as the campus-level award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teachin
02/20/2019 - Professor Annie Qu's groundbreaking work in data science has earned the honor of a named professor title Data Science Founder Professor.
02/19/2019 - The University of Illinois is moving forward with plans to expand its leadership in the mathematical sciences by constructing a new building west of the Main Quad by 2022 and renovating Altgeld Hal
02/07/2019 - Department of Statistics Assistant Professor, Naveen Narisetty has been selected for the prestigious Fellowship Award in the Center for Advanced Study (CAS) for the 2019-2020 academic year.
01/24/2019 - Statistics PhD student, Yujia Deng has been selected as one of three runners-up of the 2019 ASA Statistics in Imaging Section Student Paper Competition for his paper titled: "
01/07/2019 - Statistics PhD student, Yubai Yuan, has been selected as a winner of the 2019 Statistical Learning and Data Science (SLDS) Student Paper Award for his paper entitled “Community Dete
12/10/2018 - The Daily Illini -- The gap between data science and computer programming is becoming even smaller.
09/26/2018 - The Department of Statistics at the University of Illinois in partnership with LAS has opened a search for a Visiting Instructional Technology Specialist to join our department.
09/06/2018 - The Department of Statistics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track faculty position in Statistics and Data Science (100% for 9 months)
08/31/2018 - Plans for a new statewide innovation network to accelerate job creation and economic growth include building a world-class center devoted to the fast-growing field of data science, U of I System of
08/03/2018 - The Department of Statistics invites applications for lecturer, teaching, clinical and visiting assistant/associate/full professor positions in Statistics and Data Science (up to 100% for 9 months)
05/30/2018 - The Illinois Student Government hosted their annual Teaching Excellence Awards banquet on Sunday, April 22, at the Illini Union.
05/15/2018 - Lingrui Gan has been awarded the prestigious Dissertation Completion Fellowship award from the Graduate College for 2018. Lingrui Gan is in his fourth year of study in the PhD program.
04/25/2018 - Department of Statistics Professor, Yuguo Chen has been selected as a Fellow of the American Statistical Association
- Professor Bo Li Participates in the 8th Annual Climate Science Day on Capitol Hill sponsored by the American Statistical Association
04/23/2018 - The ASA Advisory Committee on Climate Change Policy and the Section on Statistics and the Envir