Awards

Many of the awards and honors received by Statistics Department faculty and students are represented here.

Professor Tibshirani has been named as the 2021 recipient of the ISI Founders of Statistics Prize for Contemporary Research Contributions. The International Statistical Institute initiated this award in 2013 as the Karl Pearson Prize to celebrate…

Leying Guan (PhD 2019, advisors Tibshirani and Wong) and Robert Tibshirani are the recipients of the 2021 Canadian Journal of Statistics Award for their article "Post model-fitting exploration via a 'Next Door' analysis". The Statistical Society…

The Gold Medal is awarded by the Statistical Society of Canada to a person who has made outstanding contributions to statistics or probability, either to mathematical developments or in applied work, is a current leader in their field and has…

Recognizing numerous outstanding contributions to his field with impacts ranging from econometrics to climate science, the LGBTQ+ Scientist of the Year Award has been presented to Professor Romano by Out to Innovate. The breadth and importance of…

The Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies (COPSS) retired the R. A. Fisher Award and Lectureship in 2020 and created in its place the COPSS Distinguished Achievement Award and Lectureship. Joining a group that already includes our own…