Faculty and Lecturers

Ethan Anderes

Associate Professor

4214 Mathematical Sciences
Email: ebanderes@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.564.0501530.564.0501 *

Research Interests:

Spatial Statistics
Non-Stationary Random Fields
Multidimensional Density Estimation
Applications in Physics and Astronomy

Alexander Aue
Associate Professor

4230 Mathematical Sciences
Email: aaue@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.554.1555530.554.1555 *

Research Interests:

Time Series Analysis
Change-Point Problems
Applied Probability

Rahman Azari

4226 Mathematical Sciences
Email: asazari@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.564.0606530.564.0606 *

Research Interests:

Categorical Data Analysis
Time Series
Nonparametric Regression
Applications of Statistics in the Health Services Research

Asst Prof. Paul Baines

Paul Baines
Assistant Professor

4105 Mathematical Sciences
Email: pdbaines@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.554.9805530.554.9805 *

Research Interests:

Bayesian Statistics
Statistical Computing
Hierarchical Modeling
Environmental Statistics

Prabir Burman

4103 Mathematical Sciences
Email: pburman@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.564.0603530.564.0603 *

Research Interests:

Discrete Data
Asymptotic Theory

Hao Chen
Assistant Professor

4218 Mathematical Sciences
Email: hxchen@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.554.1379530.554.1379 *

Research Interests:

Change-Point Problems
Categorical Data Analysis
High-Dimensional Inference

Heemin Choi

Hee Min Choi
Wald Visiting Assistant Professor

4109 Mathematical Sciences
Phone: 530-554-1363 *

Christiana Drake

4101 Mathematical Sciences
Email: cmdrake@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 916.715.0367916.715.0367

Research Interests:

Causal Inference
Missing Data



Peter Hall
Distinguished Professor

4224 Mathematical Sciences
Email: halpstat@ms.unimelb.edu.au
Phone: 530.554.1388530.554.1388 *

Research Interests:

Applications in Economics and in the Physical, Engineering and Biological Sciences



Fushing Hsieh

4232 Mathematical Sciences
Email: fhsieh@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.554.2898530.554.2898 *

Research Interests:

Survival Analysis
Joint Modeling in Biomedical Dynamic System
Modeling Animal Behavior
Evolutionary Ecology and Aging
Analysis of Cognitive Processing and Neural Spikes Train Data


Jiming Jiang

Jiming Jiang

4228 Mathematical Sciences
Email: jimjiang@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.564.0639530.564.0639 *

Research Interests:

Mixed Effects Modeling Including Linear and Generalized Linear Mixed Models
Small-Area Estimation
Analysis of Longitudinal Data
Model Selection and Diagnostics

Professor Thomas Lee

 Thomas Lee


4220 Mathematical Sciences
Email: tcmlee@ucdavis.edu
Phone: N/A

Research Interests:

Nonparametric and Semiparametric Modeling Statistical Image and Signal Processing Applications in other scientific disciplines


Hans-Georg Mueller

Hans-Georg Müller
Distinguished Professor and Chair

4236 Mathematical Sciences
Email: hgmueller@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.752.1630530.752.1630

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Research Interests:

Functional Data Analysis
Semiparametric and Nonparametric Modeling
Biostatistics and Applications



Erin MelconErin Melcon

4117 Mathematical Sciences
Email: ekmelcon@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.341.3662 *

Debashis Paul
Associate Professor

4222 Mathematical Sciences
Email: debpaul@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.564.0513530.564.0513 *

Research Interests:

Statistical Analysis of Multivariate Data
Random Matrix Theory
Nonparametric Function Estimation
Asymptotic inference

Jie Peng
Associate Professor

4216 Mathematical Sciences
Email: jiepeng@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.554.2566530.554.2566 *

Research Interests:

Statistical Genetics/Genomics
Linkage Analysis
High Dimension Data
Functional Data Analysis

Wolfgang Polonik

4212 Mathematical Sciences
Email: wpolonik@ucdavis.edu

Phone: 530.554.9521530.554.9521 *

Research Interests:

Nonparametric statistics
Stochastic Processes
Inference for High-Dimensional Data
Non-Stationary Time Series

Samaniego, Francisco

Francisco J. Samaniego
Distinguished Research Professor

4238 Mathematical Sciences
Email: fjsamaniego@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.564.0530 *

Research Interests:

Mathematical Statistics
Reliability and Survival Analysis
Sampling Techniques
Bayesian Inference
Applications of Statistics in Education
Engineering and Public Health


Duncan Temple Lang

4210 Mathematical Sciences
Email: dtemplelang@ucdavis.edu
Phone: N/A

Research Interests:

Statistical and Scientific Computing
R/S Data Analysis Environments
Programming Language Design
Software Infrastructure and Engineering
Dynamic graphics
Reproducible Research Tools
Statistical Education

Jane-Ling Wang
Distinguished Professor

4234 Mathematical Sciences
Email: janelwang@ucdavis.edu
Phone: 530.752.2361

Research Interests:

Dimension Reduction
Functional / Longitudinal Data Analysis
Survival Analysis
Applications to Science


* Note: phone numbers marked with an asterisk '*' are Skype numbers, off-campus.