Hiring: Two Assistant Professors of Statistics

Wake Forest University is hiring two Assistant Professors of Statistics. Apply at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/18083 The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Wake Forest University invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor of Statistics positions to begin July 1, 2022. These appointments will be joining the nine current statistics faculty moving to the…

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Staci Hepler receives NIH grant

Staci Hepler received an NIH R01 grant titled “Spatio-temporal Methods for Surveillance of the Opioid Syndemic”. As part of this grant, Staci and a team of researchers from Wake Forest Health Sciences, Emory University, The Ohio State University, and Nationwide Children’s Hospital, will develop statistical methods to better leverage and integrate multiple imperfect surveillance outcomes on different…

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URECA Honors Booklet 2020-2021

The booklet has been published online, with 132 students submitting their honors abstracts for inclusion. In collaboration with the library, a link to the booklet has been posted to a non-searchable location and available to only those with WFU credentials (to protect intellectual property rights). Please send this link out to your Honors students! The 2021…

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Adaptive trust-region algorithms for unconstrained optimization problems

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Department of Mathematics & Statistics presents Dr. Mostafa Rezapour, Wake Forest University Thursday, April 29, 2021, 11:00 am via ZOOM “Adaptive trust-region algorithms for unconstrained optimization problems” Trust-region methods are a class of numerical methods for optimization. At each iteration, trust region methods compute a trial step…

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