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    Statistics graduates show off their decorated hats
    Statistics graduates show off their decorated hats
    View in a statistics classroom
    Celebration of Excellence Luncheon
    Bill Woodall at Chalkboard
    Department of Statistics Faculty
    LISA water project meeting
    Statistics graduates listen to the keynote during graduation

The Department of Statistics at Virginia Tech offers both undergraduate and graduate training for students who wish to concentrate in theoretical or applied statistics and have programs for students interested in data analytics, computational statistics, industrial statistics and biostatistics.Our LISA program provides opportunities for collaboration on a variety of research projects with faculty and students from other departments. Graduates from our program have rewarding jobs in industry, academia and government.

Overview of the Jean Dickinson Gibbons Graduate Program in Statistics

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    JP Morgan


Morgan named American Statistical Association Fellow

JP Morgan named ASA Fellow "For excellence in research related to experimental design; outstanding teaching of undergraduate and graduate students; and service to the department, college, and statistics profession." (Read more)

    Geoff Vining

Vining wins prestigious Box Medal

G. Geoffrey Vining will receive the Box Medal by the European Network of Industrial and Business Statistics in September at this year’s annual congress in Prague, Czech Republic. (Read more)

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Virginia Tech names statistics graduate program for alumna Jean Dickinson Gibbons

Virginia Tech’s graduate program in statistics has been named in recognition of a generous benefactor and alumna of the program. (Read more)

    Bill Woodall

Woodall Presents the David Sprott Distinguished Lecture

Bill Woodall will be giving the David Sprott Distinguished Lecture at the University of Waterloo on "Monitoring and improving surgical quality" on Thursday, May 14th at 4 pm. (Read more)

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Statistics/CMDA Visiting Assistant Professor

Virginia Tech has an opening for a Visiting Assistant Professor appointment in the 2015-2016 academic year. Duties and responsibilities include teaching two courses per semester from our Statistics program and Computational Modeling and Data Analytics program. A graduate course may be among the four taught depending on applicant qualifications. (Read more)

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Statistics/CMDA Instructor

Full-time instructor position in the College of Science to teach undergraduate courses in its Statistics program and its Computational Modeling and Data Analytics program. (Read more)

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Need statistical assistance with your research? Visit the LISA website for more information.

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Contact Information

Department of Statistics (MC0439)
Hutcheson Hall, RM 406-A, Virginia Tech
250 Drillfield Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone: 540-231-5657
Fax: 540-231-3863

Department Head:
Eric P. Smith

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