Contact Us

Our department offices are located in South Hall 5607.

Dept of Statistics & Applied Probability
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3110
Phone: 805-893-2129
Fax: 805-893-2334
Main Office Hours: [Monday-Wednesday in office, Remote on Thursday and Friday]
Monday – Friday:  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (closed from Noon – 1:00 p.m.)

Department Chair

Dr. Tomoyuki Ichiba

Administrative Services

Kallie Hill: Business Officer, 805-893-2129

Abhi Mojarro Franco: Academic Personnel Coordinator, 805-893-2129

Graduate Program

Graduate Vice Chair

Dr. Drew Carter

Graduate Admissions:

Dr. Raya Feldman (Chair)

Faculty Graduate Advisor:

Dr. Jean-Pierre Fouque, Dr. Sang-Yun OhDr. Alex Shkolnik,

Staff Graduate Advisor

Myranda Flores

Undergraduate Program

Undergraduate Vice Chair:

Dr. Wendy Meiring, 805-893-8328

Faculty Undergraduate Advisors:

Dr. Hal Pedersen (Actuarial Science, Financial Mathematics & Statistics)

Dr. John Hsu (Statistics & Data Science)

Dr. Dawn Holmes (Lower Division Director)

Staff Undergraduate Advisors:

Ellery Wilkie

Yan Lashchev

Academic Coordinator: 

Jessie Priestley

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Academic Affairs Committee: 

Dr. Alex Shkolnik, Dr. Julianne Swenson, Dr. Uma RavatMyranda Flores, and Graduate/Undergraduate Student Representatives

Diversity Officers: 

Dr. Drew Carter, Dr. Alex Shkolnik, Dr. Nils Detering



Faculty Seminar Organizers:

Dr. Gareth Peters

Dr. Guo Yu

Statistical Laboratory (Datalab) 805-893-2129


Dr. Alexander Franks


Center for Financial Mathematics and Actuarial Research (CFMAR)


Dr. Jean-Pierre Fouque, 805-893-5637

Dr. Michael Ludkovski, 805-893-5634