Ali Ba

Staff Assistant

Ali can help with course offerings, scheduling departmental spaces, and information about the colloquium series.

SC 400A
p: (617) 495-1184

Karen Barkow

Director of Administration

Karen can help you invite a departmental scholar, hire a postdoctoral fellow, or coordinate an office move. In partnership with the faculty chair, Karen oversees departmental faculty services, budget and financial management, and space planning.

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p: (617) 496-4906

Kathleen Cloutier

Student Programs Administrator

Kathleen can help prospective and current concentrators and graduate students. Along with the Directors of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies, she monitors student academic progress, manages teaching appointments, and advises students about senior theses, the dissertation process, and other requirements.

SC 400E
p: (617) 496-1402

Rhonda Dragon

Senior Research and Financial Administrator

Rhonda can help you prepare and submit proposals to funding agencies and manage sponsored agreements and active awards. Rhonda manages all faculty funds and works with faculty members to oversee graduate research funding.

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p: (617) 495-2583

Jess Jackson

Research Coordinator

Jess can help you connect with Professor Susan Murphy and her research team. Jess supports Murphy lab sponsored research proposal preparation, monitors spending on projects, oversees research compliance, handles reimbursements, and organizes lab events.

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p: (617) 495-5497

Natalie McKennerney

Administrative Coordinator

Natalie can help you connect with the faculty chair, plan a departmental event, and inform the extended Statistics community about Departmental news and events (via website, facebook, and alumni outreach).

p: 617-495-5496

Sonia Verma

Financial Assistant

Sonia can help you with reimbursements, corporate card or other payments, and answer questions about Harvard’s travel and reimbursement policies. Sonia also appoints student course assistants and oversees their time reporting and pay.

SC 400G
p: (617) 496-3656