Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Statistics and Data Science

Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Statistics and Data Science

The Department of Statistics and Data Science at Carnegie Mellon University is home to cutting-edge research programs that tackle a wide range of problems. A core part of their research mission is building strong interdisciplinary collaborations with scientists and other researchers.The department has a 50-year history of making a tremendous impact advancing the frontiers of statistical theory and methodology and applying statistics to help solve meaningful, complex problems across science, technology, policy and education. The recent explosion of big data has created new opportunities, and the department’s students and faculty are leading in the development of new ideas, including in the emerging area of data science. 

Department Head

Christopher Genovese

Affiliate Location: 
Pittsburgh, PA