Hal S. Stern

Ted and Janice Smith Family Foundation Dean and Professor of Statistics Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences University of California, Irvine


mailing address:
        University of California, Irvine
        6215 Bren Hall
        Irvine, CA 92697-3425

phone: 949-824-7405        (949-824-8276)
fax: 949-824-3976
email: sternh@uci .edu

Curriculum vitae (December 2012)

Office hours:   By appointment


Research interests:
Bayesian methods, model diagnostics, applications to biological and social sciences, sports and statistics.



Bayesian Data Analysis: The second edition of Bayesian Data Analysis by A. Gelman, J. B. Carlin, H. S. Stern, and D. B. Rubin was published in 2003. The new edition includes additional chapters on nonlinear models and decision analysis. It also has an improved discussion of computation including an Appendix with BUGS and R illustrations. For additional information about this book including how to purchase please visit the book web site.
CHANCE magazine: Chance is a magazine about statistics and the use of statistics in society. Chance features articles that showcase the use of statistical methods and ideas in the social, biological, physical, and medical sciences. I'm a former editor and a big fan! Please visit the web site for more information.

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Last updated: February 20, 2013