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
- Ruixuan (Rachel) Zhou selected for the 2018 ASA Section of Statistics in Genomics and Genetics (SGG) student paper award
03/13/2018 - Current MS in Statistics student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Ruixuan (Rachel) Zhou, has been selected as one of the recipients of the 2018 ASA Section of St
- Mathematics and Statistics Graduates Reported to have Highest Average Salaries in Latest Illini Success Report
03/08/2018 - Young LAS alumni are more quickly finding jobs and other endeavors after graduation.
02/28/2018 - Professor Xiaohui Chen of Statistics has been awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award for his work titled as "Computer-Intensive Statistical Inference on High-Dimension
02/16/2018 - The Department of Statistics seeks a full-time (12-month) academic professional as an Academic Advisor.
01/29/2018 - Lingrui Gan, fourth year Statistics PhD student, has been selected as a winner of the 2018 Section on Bayesian Statistical Science (SBSS) Student Paper Competition and will be among the possible ca