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Faculty Recognized for Extraordinary Teaching

July 13, 2020

Acknowledging the unique challenges that were faced during the Spring 2020 semester, undergraduate students recommended to Harvard College commendations to faculty for "extraordinary teaching during extraordinary times." Those receiving these awards in the Statistics department were:

Subhabrata Sen: Stat 212, Probability 2
Marie-Abel Bind: Stat 140, Design of Experiments
Kevin Rader: Stat 98, Junior Tutorial and Stat 102, Introduction to Statistics for Life Sciences
Joe Blitzstein: Stat 111, Introduction to Statistical Inference
Neil Shephard: Stat 111,...

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Pragya Sur

Pragya Sur starts as Assistant Professor

July 2, 2020

Pragya Sur started her Assistant Professorship in Statistics on 1 July 2020. She just completed a post-doc with Professor Cynthia Dwork, before that she did her Ph.D. at the Department of Statistics, Stanford University. Harvard’s Department of Statistics is thrilled to welcome her to our Faculty.