Arthur P. Dempster

Arthur P. Dempster

Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Statistics
Arthur P. Dempster

Research Interests

  • Methodology and logic of applied statistics.
  • Computational aspects of Bayesian and belief function inference.
  • Modelling and analysis of dynamic processes.
  • Statistical analysis of medical, social and physical phenomena.

Education

  • 1956: Ph.D. in Mathematical Statistics - Princeton University
  • 1953: M.A. in Mathematics - University of Toronto
  • 1952: B.A. in Mathematics and Physics - University of Toronto

Experience

  • 1958 - present: Professor, Department of Statistics, Harvard University
  • 1969 - 1975, 1977 - 1979, 1982 - 1985: Chairman, Department of Statistics, Harvard University
  • 1957 - 1958: Member of Technical Staff, Bell Telephone Laboratories
  • 1956 - 1957: Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

Sample Publications

Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

SC 603
p: (617) 495-5601