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Bill Strawderman

Bill Strawderman was born in Westerly, Rhode Island in 1941. He received a BS in Engineering from the University of Rhode Island in 1963, an MS in mathematics from Cornell in 1965 and an MS in 1967 and PhD in 1969 in statistics, both from Rutgers. He was a member of technical staff at Bell Labs (Holmdel) from 1965 to 1967, and taught at Rutgers from 1967 to 1969. He taught at Stanford from 1969 to 1970, and returned to Rutgers in 1970, where he has since remained. He served as Chair of the Department of Statistics at Rutgers for 9 years. He has held visiting posts at Princeton, the University of Paris, the University of Rouen (France) and the University of Rome, and served as an Adjunct Professor of The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.

He is a member of IMS, ASA, and ISI, has served as associate editor for JASA, The Annals of Statistics, and The IMS Lecture Notes Series. He has served two terms on the Council of the IMS, been Vice President and President of the New Jersey Chapter of ASA and Chair of the Bayes section of ASA.



Faculty Appointee
Statistical Engineering Division
Gaithersburg Statistics Group

Phone: 301-975-4789
Email: bill.strawderman@nist.gov
Fax: 301-975-3144