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Professor Saul Jacka appointed to USS Joint Expert Panel
Professor Saul Jacka has been appointed on to the Joint Expert Panel for the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).
Results for the John Copas Prize in Statistics 2017/2018 (sponsored by the Faculty of Science)
Awarded for the best PhD thesis eligible for the Departmental Completion Award
Awarded in recognition of a Highly Commended Thesis
Rodrigo Abrunhosa Collazo, Nick Tawn
For further details see https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/statistics/studentprizes/johncopasprize1718
One fully funded studentship in OxWaSP is still available to applicants from the UK/EU for 2018 entry. Interested parties should apply as soon as possible following the instructions on https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/statistics/postgrad/research/apply
Public Lecture in Statistics: a data science for the twenty-first century
There will be a Public Lecture by Professor Peter Diggle (Lancaster University) on the topic of 'Statistics: a data science for the twenty-first century'.
The lecture will take place on Wednesday May 16th 2018 in MS.01 (Zeeman building) at 6:15pm.
Further details, and a link to the registration page, can be found be clicking on the following link:
Congratulations to Nikos Zygouras on his promotion to Professor
Many congratulations to Nikos Zygouras for his promotion to Professor with effect from 1 May 2018. Well done, Nikos!