2018 ASA DataFest @ UofT

2018 ASA DataFest @ UofT Team sign-up

ASA DataFest @ UofT will take place May 1 – May 2, 2018.  A tentative schedule will be posted soon.
You must register as part of a team of 3-4 UofT undergraduate students by 23:59, April 23, 2018.
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Congratulations Fang on becoming an ASA Fellow

Congratulations on this recognition of your accomplishments! For groundbreaking contributions in functional data analysis and nonparametric statistics, for excellent teaching and advising, and for significant professional services, especially outstanding editorial service that includes being Associate Editor for nine statistical journals, including JASA, JCGS, and the …

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Masters of Financial Insurance


The Department of Statistical Sciences is pleased to announce the launch of its new professional Masters of Financial Insurance (MFI) program. 

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Nominate a Teaching Assistant for the TA Teaching Excellence Award

Nominations for the 2018 Teaching Assistants’ Training Program Teaching Excellence Awards close on February 28th.
Students and instructors can nominate a TA via online forms: http://tatp.utoronto.ca/awards/ta-awards/

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Upcoming Statistics Seminar on April 19, 2018

April 19, 2018
Speaker: Wenxin Zhou, University of California San Diego
Abstract: Revisiting Huber’s $M$-Estimation A Tuning-Free Approach
Location: SS1069
Host: QS
 

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Welcome to the Department of Statistical Sciences

Our mandate is to serve as a centre of excellence for statistical and actuarial research and education, across the campus, nationally and internationally. Our key strengths are the quality of our research in statistical science, the abilities of our undergraduate and graduate students, our programs in actuarial science and finance, our close ties to biostatisticians in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, and the broad reach of statistical sciences across other disciplines.

We offer courses in actuarial science, probability theory, applied statistics, statistical computation and theoretical statistics. These courses are geared towards a variety of students seeking training in statistical and actuarial reasoning. In addition we actively promote professional designations for our students offered by the Society of Actuaries and the Statistical Society of Canada. See also some Additional Links.

News & Updates

Summer Term Courses start on May 7, 2018

Faculty of Arts & Science

Seminars

Held every Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Sidney Smith Hall