Professor Neil Shephard, chair of the Statistics Department, has been appointed by Harvard University the Frank B. Baird, Jr. Professor of Science with effect from 1st July 2017. He will continue to be a faculty member in both the Department of Economics and the Department of Statistics.
This professorship, established through the generous gift of the Frank B. Baird, Jr. Foundation, recognizes an outstanding scientist in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
The Statistics Department’s Susan Murphy gave an online workshop on micro-randomized trials on June 14th 2018 from 3 to 5 pm. For more information, please visit The Methodology Center at Penn State's page.