Peter Mueller

  • Professor
  • Department of Statistics and Data Sciences
  • Department of Mathematics
Portrait of Peter Mueller

Research

  • Bayesian Statistics
  • Monte Carlo and MCMC Methods
  • Nonparametric Methods

Biography

Peter Mueller (Müller) joined The University of Texas at Austin faculty in 2011 sharing joint appointments in the Department of Statistics and Data Sciences and the Department of Mathematics. He is a member of the Oden Institute for Engineering and Computational Sciences and adjunct professor in the Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management, Red McCombs School of Business. He is an adjunct professor of Biostatistics at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Before coming to Austin, he served on the faculty in the Institute of Statistics and Decision Science at Duke University and in the Department of Biostatistics at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He is an elected fellow of the International Society of Bayesian Analysis (ISBA), the American Statistical Association (ASA), and the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS), and has been awarded the Zellner Medal (ISBA). He has served as elected president of the International Society of Bayesian Analysis (ISBA) and chair of the Section on Bayesian Statistical Science of the ASA (ASA/SBSS). Mueller has authored more than 210 scientific publications, 10 books and edited volumes and has served on the editorial board of three scientific journals and technical series.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Statistics, Purdue University, 1991