News & Announcements

Dennis returns to Stanford in January to become Associate Professor (Teaching) of Statistics. Since receiving his Ph.D. in 2015 under the advising of Jonathan Taylor, he most recently has been Associate Professor of Statistics and Affiliate Professor of Computer Science at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, and a Senior Data Scientist at Google.
Two more Fellows will join the Statistics Department in September: Alden Green and Shuangping Li.
The Statistics Department is honored to announce a full lineup of doctoral dissertation awards this year. Each hard-won distinction is accompanied by a prize of $1,000 and recipients will be presented with their certificates during our diploma ceremony on June 12th.

Upcoming Seminars & Events

  Lydia Liu, Cornell University
  Sequoia 200
  Vadim Gorin, UC Berkeley
  Sloan 380C
  Zhigang Yao, NUS/Harvard
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Industrial Affiliates

Our IA Program develops practical relationships between the department and the industrial community by creating opportunities for scientists, engineers, and developers from high-profile businesses to meet with our graduate students and share research topics in an informal setting. The annual conference for members, faculty, and final-year PhD candidates is a highlight event in our academic year.

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New Faculty Search

Assistant Professor, Stanford Data Science and the Department of Statistics
  • Search committee begins application review: November 15, 2022
  • Consideration guaranteed for applications received by: December 15, 2022

WiDS Stanford

Registration is open for the 2023 Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference, to be held in person on March 8th. Outstanding women will discuss their exceptional work in data science and related fields across a wide variety of research domains.

  • Discounts are available for students, postdocs, faculty and academic staff.
  • Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend this unique conference, connecting with attendees from industry, academia, government and non-profits.

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