James L. Rosenberger

NISS Position: 
Director
Organization: 
Pennsylvania State University

James L Rosenberger, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus of Statistics at Pennsylvania State University and was the Director of Outreach and Online Programs and the Director, Statistical Consulting Center, until 2017.  Rosenberger started teaching at Penn State in 1976.  He served as department head at from 1992 through 2006.  He has been a member of the NISS Board of Trustees since 2008.

From 1998 - 2000, he was the Statistics Program Director of the Division Mathematical Sciences for the National Science Foundation. From 2003-2005, he held the office of Vice-President for the American Statistical Association.

Rosenberger's research interests include linear models, design and analysis of experiments, bioinformatics, and genomics.

He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics from Eastern Mennonite University in 1968. He earned his Master of Science degree from Polytechnic University of New York in 1972 and his Ph.D. in Biometry from Cornell University in 1977.

Rosenberger is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).  He is a member of the ASA, AAAS, the Biometrics Society, and the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS).