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The David G. Kendall award for young researchers is awarded jointly by the Bernoulli Society and Royal Statistical Society to recognize excellent research in Mathematical Statistics and in Probability Theory. The Award is in honor of David G. Kendall, who was the first president of the Bernoulli Society, and was…

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Dr. Lan Wang has been selected as an ISI Elected Member. Dr. Lan Wang is a tenured Professor in Department of Management Science at the Miami Herbert Business School of the University of Miami. Before joining University of Miami, she was a Professor of Statistics at the University of Minnesota.…

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American Statistical Association Fellows The American Statistical Association (ASA) has bestowed its prestigious distinction of Fellow on 48 of its members, for their professional contributions, leadership, and commitment to the field of statistical science. Among the 2021 ASA Fellows are these 12 IMS members/Fellows: Jeffrey D. Blume, Vanderbilt University School…

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Huixia Judy Wang, the COPSS Treasurer/Secretary, presents the 2021 winners:  The Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies (COPSS) presents awards annually to honor statisticians who have made outstanding contributions to the profession. For 2021, COPSS awards were presented at the Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) on August 11 by the COPSS…

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Bin Yu of the University of California, Berkeley has been awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Lausanne (UNIL) Faculty of Business and Economics in Switzerland. She was honored for being one of the most influential researchers of her time in statistics and data science, for the excellence and…

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