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2018-2019 University Catalog 
2018-2019 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Statistics

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The Department of Statistics is housed in Haas Hall and the Mathematical Sciences Building. The main office, the graduate office, and some of the department’s faculty, staff, and student offices are located on the first and second floors of HAAS. The rest of the faculty, staff, and graduate students are located on the fifth, second, and ground floors of the MATH building. The Department’s Graduate program is ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News and World Report, April 2008.

There are 39 tenured and tenure-track professors, 3 emeriti faculty, 5 adjunct faculty members, 7 visiting professors and 17 lecturers who form the Department of Statistics faculty. Visiting Scholars from all over the world enrich the group.

The Department of Statistics has about 433 undergraduate students majoring in statistics and/or actuarial science (a joint major with the Department of Mathematics).

The Department of Statistics has 114 graduate students, 70 are Ph.D. Students and 44 are M.S. students.


Department of Statistics Website

Contact Information

Department of Statistics
Purdue University
250 N. University Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2066

Administrative Contacts
Department Head: Hao Zhang
Associate Head: Tom Sellke
Assistant to the Head: Jesse Wallenfang

Graduate Information

For Graduate Information please see Statistics Graduate Program Information .





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