About

Our department is a diverse community engaged in areas of education and research including Actuarial Science, Financial Mathematics, Theoretical Statistics, Applied Probability, and Biostatistics; this research spans a wide range of interdisciplinary fields including environmental science, computer science, and biomedical science. We are home to the Center for Mathematical Finance and Actuarial Research, an interdisciplinary research center providing leadership in quantitative finance. We also provide consulting services through our statistical consulting laboratory: StatLab.

Announcements

  • Dr. Hu, Dr. Ravat and Dr. Yu

The Department is very pleased to welcome three new tenure-track faculty who are all starting their UCSB appointments on July 1, 2020.

 

Statistics PhD student Mingzhao Hu was awarded the Research Accelerator award of $8000 by UCSB Graduate Division as part of the "2020 Summer Minigrants for Multidisciplinary Research on COVID-19" program.

This spring, seven of PSTAT graduating seniors have been invited to join the Phi Beta Kappa organization.

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Upcoming Seminars

  • Levine, Richard

Making an Impact in an Institutional Research Office: On Data Champions and Machine Learning

  1. October 28, 2020 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
  • Pantula, Sastry

TBD

  1. November 4, 2020 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
  • Li, Bo

Testing the Exchangeability of Two Spatiotemporal Processes with Application to Paleoclimate Reconstruction

  1. November 18, 2020 - 3:30pm to 4:15pm