Spotlights

 

SSI 2018 New Course Spotlight: Introduction to Causal Inference by Nathaniel Woodward

SSI 2018 New Course Spotlight: Introduction to Causal Inference by Nathaniel Woodward Instructor Biography Nathaniel Woodward (né Raley) is an instructor and education researcher at UT Austin. He earned his MS in Statistics from UT in 2016 and he is currently a PhD candidate in Educational Psychology. His research explores how...

SSI Course Spotlight: Introduction to Statistics with Steven Hernandez and Kristin Harvey

The Summer Statitsics Institute offers two Introduction to Statistics courses: an AM session with Dr. Kristin Harvey and a PM session with Steven Hernandez. Both instructors have given insight as to what participants can expect from the course and how they will benefit from it. What is the main goal of...

SSI 2018 New Course Spotlight: "Missing Data Analysis using Mplus" with Keenan Pituch

SSI 2018 New Course Spotlight: "Missing Data Analysis using Mplus" with Keenan PituchInstructor BiographyDr. Keenan Pituch earned a Ph.D. in Research Design and Statistics from Florida State University in 1997. He is currently an Associate Professor in Quantitative Methods in the Department of Educational Psychology at The University of Texas at...

SSI 2018 New Course Spotlight: "Applied Hierarchical Linear Modeling" with Catherine Cubbin

30 January 2018—SSI 2018 New Course Spotlight: "Applied Hierarchical Linear Modeling" with Dr. Catherine Cubbin Instructor Biography Catherine Cubbin is a Professor and the Associate Dean for Research in the School of Social Work, and a Faculty Research Associate at the Population Research Center at The University of Texas at Austin....

2018 Summer Statistics Institute Volunteer Opportunity

26 January 2018—The Statistics and Data Sciences Department seeks energetic, statistics-oriented volunteers to help our instructors at the 2018 11th Annual Summer Statistics Institute (SSI) being held May 21–24, 2018. Even if you are graduating this spring, you are still welcome to join us for this event!Each course needs at least one student volunteer to...

Registration now open for the 2018 Summer Statistics Institute!

9 January 2018—The Department of Statistics and Data Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin is excited to announce that the 11th Annual UT Summer Statistics Institute will be held on the UT Austin campus May 21 – May 24, 2018. The UT Summer Statistics Institute (SSI) is open to 700 participants.The...

Summer Statistics Institute Celebrates 10 Years

Dr. Michael Mahometa teaches "Introduction to Regression" during the 10th Annual Summer Statistics Institute." Photo by Nathaniel Raley.26 May 2017—The Department of Statistics and Data Sciences (SDS) hosted the 10th annual UT Summer Statistics Institute (SSI) May 22–25, 2017, in collaboration with the College of Liberal Arts in the College of...

2017 Summer Statistics Institute Volunteer Opportunity

18 January 2017—The Statistics and Data Sciences Department seeks energetic, statistics-oriented volunteers to help our instructors at the 2017 10th Annual Summer Statistics Institute (SSI) being held May 22–25, 2017. Even if you are graduating this spring, you are still welcome to join us for this event! Each course needs at least one student volunteer to...

SSI 2017 New Course Spotlight: "Survival Analysis" with Bindu Viswanathan

SSI 2017 New Course Spotlight - Survival Analysis with Bindu Viswanathan Instructor Biography Bindu Viswanathan received her Ph.D. in Biostatistics in 1999 from Emory University. For the next three years, She worked as a Biostatistician at Merck and Novartis, as the statistics lead on Phase III clinical trials in the fields...