For information on undergraduate courses and the undergraduate program, please see the undergraduate web pages or contact Dr Joe (ugradadv at stat.ubc.ca) or Andrea Sollberger (gradinfo at stat.ubc.ca). Ms Sollberger can help you with questions about issues such as registration while Dr Joe can help with academic advice.
For information on the graduate program, please see the graduate web pages or contact gradinfo at stat.ubc.ca
Research Interests: Functional data analysis and applications to evolutionary biology, nonparametric regression via splines, kernels and local polynomials; shapes of regression functions. More information about my research interests. List of my former and current students and post-docs.
Degrees and honours:
B.S. (1977), Tufts University
M.A. (1982), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Ph.D. (1982), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Ordinary Member, International Statistical Institute (elected 1999)
Fellow, American Statistical Association (elected 2001)
Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics (elected 2003)