Economists Bob Anderson and Stephen Bianchi and Statistician Lisa Goldberg received a Graham Dodd Award of Excellence from the Financial
Ani Adhikari and Philip Stark are teaching a massive open online course (mooc) starting today. Enrollment: 50,707 as of 2/28/2013!
The Simons institute at UC Berkeley is organizing a program on Big Data in Fall 2013.
Springer has just published the selected works of Peter Bickel.
The Institute of Mathematical Statistics has established the Blackwell Lecture, a newly named lecture honoring Prof. David Blackwell.
Prof. Terry Speed has won the 2012 Victoria Prize in Australia.
We invite applications for a position in all areas of Probability and Statistics beginning July 1, 2013.
Berkeley statisticians played a key role in the large ENCODE consortium that determined the function of what was thought to be "junk" DNA