Courses

Below is a listing of the Department of Statistics Courses for Fall term 2019. The Statistics Department also offers some courses Online.

 
Fall Course Title Instructor Day(s) Time(s) Location
Freshman Seminar From Rocket Science to Fixing Scandals:
Judgment and Uncertainty in Finance
Stephen Blyth Tu 12:00 - 3:00 CGIS S-001
Kin-Chung 
Lam Room
Stat 91r Supervised Reading & Research Mike Parzen N/A N/A TBD
Stat 99r Tutorial – Senior Year Alexander Young TBD TBD SC 706
Stat 104 Intro to Quantitative Methods for Economics and
Social Science
Mike Parzen TuTh 10:30-11:45 SC Hall B
Stat 110 Introduction to Probability Joe Blitzstein MW 1:30-2:45 SC Hall B
Stat 120 Applied Bayesian Inference Sam Kou MW 3:00-4:15 SC 221
Stat 121A Data Science 1 Pavlos Protopapas MW 1:30-2:45 NW B103
Stat 131 Time Series and Prediction Natesh Pillai TuTh 9:00-10:15 SC 309
Stat 139 Linear Models Kevin Rader TuTh 10:30-11:45 SC Hall A
Stat 151 Multilevel and Longitudinal Models Luke Miratrix TuTh 2:00-3:30 Larsen 203
Stat 160 Design & Analysis of Sample Survey Alan Zaslavsky TuTh 3:00-4:15 SC 309A
Stat 260 Design & Analysis of Sample Survey Alan Zaslavsky Tu 4:30-5:45 SC 113
Stat 161 Introduction to Nonparametric Methods Zheng (Tracy) Ke TuTh 1:30-2:45 SC 705
Stat 185 Introduction to Dimension Reduction Alexander Young TuTh 3:00-4;15 SC 705
Stat 186 / Govt 2002 Causal Inference Kosuke Imai TuTh 10:30-11:45 Emerson 210
Stat 195

Introduction to Statistical Machine Learning

Lucas Janson MW 4:30-5:45 SC 309A
Stat 210 Probability 1 Joe Blitzstein MW 10:30-11:45 SC 309
Stat 211  Statistical Inference 1 Lucas Janson MW 3:00-4:15 SC 309A
Stat 221 Monte Carlo Methods & Other Computational
Tools for Statistical Learning
Jun Liu TuTh 9:00-10:15 SC 705
Stat 230 Multivariate Statistical Analysis Sam Kou MW 1:30-2:45 SC 309A
Stat 244 Linear & Generalized Linear Models Mark Glickman MW 9:00-10:15 SC 309
Stat 250 Designing Elements of Data Science Course Xiao-Li Meng, Joe Blitzstein,
Hanspeter Pfister, Liberty Vittert
M 3:00-5:45 SC 706
Stat 300 HFRA Research in Statistics Neil Shephard & Natesh Pillai Th 12:00-1:15 SC 705
Stat 303 HFA The Art & Practice of Teaching Statistics Xiao-Li Meng T
(2x/month)
3:00-5:45 SC 706
Stat 305R Statistical Consulting Lucas Janson Th 3:00-4:15 SC 706
Stat 310 HFRA Topics in Astrostatistics Xiao-Li Meng & Collaborators  T 12:00-2:45 SC 706
Stat 314 HFRA Timely Topics in Statistics Zheng (Tracy) Ke M 9:00-10:15 SC 706
Stat 314 HFRA Colloquium (314 HFRA split meeting pattern) Zheng (Tracy) Ke M 12:00-1:15 SC Hall A
Stat 366 Introduction to Research Jun Liu TBD TBD SC 706
Stat 397 Design of Experimental and
Non-Experimental Studies
Jose Zubizaretta F 10:30-11:45 SC 706

 

*Course Schedules Tentative

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Fall 2019 Course List

Harvard Course Catalog

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The Statistics probability course (STAT 110) is offered as an online course and is taught by Professor of the Practice Joseph Blitzstein. Joe Blitzstein has taught this course each year since 2006.
See the course on YouTube or at edX


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