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        (asst: 949-824-7427)
fax: 949-824-3976
email: sternh@uci .edu

Curriculum vitae (June 2015)

Office hours:   By appointment


Research interests:
Bayesian methods, model diagnostics, forensic statistics, and statistical applications in biology/health, social sciences, and sports.



Bayesian Data Analysis: The third edition of Bayesian Data Analysis by A. Gelman, J. B. Carlin, H. S. Stern, and D. B. Rubin was published in 2014. The new edition includes additional chapters on computation and Bayesian nonparametric modeling tools. It also includes illustrations of computation using STAN. 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: August 24, 2015