Complex Analysis research lab

We offer training opportunities on the development of new methodologies and the use of computational and statistical methods in understanding data, from research assistantships for undergraduate students to post-doctoral fellowships
Data is essential for decision making in all areas of society

Do you love making sense out of data?

Statistics lives at the core of scientific reasoning, discovery and development is the expertise that shapes public policy and business decisions
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Bringing data to life

Promoting interdisciplinary research and collaboration, driving innovation through optimal decision-making, and training future data scientists
Statistical methods and thinking plays an important role in enhancing society

Statistics
is everywhere!

With the advent of large-scale computing, statistics is an essential component of social, natural, medical and physical sciences, along with business analytics

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We offer undergraduate honours and major degrees, and joint honours programs in actuarial science, economics, mathematics and computer science
Get paid while you study!

Develop solid career connections - Co-op program

You will have an amazing opportunity to meet employers in a wide variety of fields in winnipeg and in national and international locations
We are one of the oldest and largest statistical programs in Canada

A well-recognized &
nationally accredited program

Our courses are accredited by the statistical society of canada, and count for credit towards the associate statistician (A.stat.) designation
Department of Statistics

Course and Program Changes

Various undergraduate course and program changes will be put in place for the Department of Statistics, effective at the beginning of the Fall 2020 academic term.

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November 18 is the International Day of LGBTQIA+ People in STEM

November 18 has been selected to celebrate and highlight the work and barriers of LGBTQIA+ people in science, technology, engineering, and maths (STEM). Among their many struggles, we see that 28% of LGBT+ people have at some point considered leaving their jobs because of a hostile workplace or discrimination towards them. 2o% of trans people...

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2021 Award recipients for Best Mentor and Innovation in Teaching

The Faculty of Science is pleased to announce the 2021 Award recipients for Best Mentor and Innovation in Teaching. The Teaching award recipients were nominated by their colleagues and were selected based on their exemplary innovative approaches to engage and inspire students. The Best Mentor award recipient was nominated by his students and was selected...

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Statistics Job Posting

Drs. Max Turgeon and Alexandre Leblanc, from the Department of Statistics at the University of Manitoba, in partnership with IOTO International Inc., seek to hire a post-doctoral fellow to work on measuring performance of Canadian and American politicians using sparse multivariate methods. Remote work is available for this position. IOTO International Inc., a non-partisan analysis company that...

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Virtual Science Takeover (FREE) Science Public Talks – Science Literacy Week

Join the UM Faculty of Science and Science First for an exciting lineup of FREE Virtual Public Talks in celebration of Science Literacy Week, Sept. 20 – 26, 2021. Our Events: Thurs. Sept. 23 – Climate Change, Conservation, Ecology and Sustainability 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Via Zoom – link coming soon! Ariel Gordon, University...

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Prof. Krista Gile @UMassDataSci will speak at #ARESeminars about #DataScience, #publicpolicy, & #socialsciences. Join us! Nov 29, 2021 | 3:30-4:30 pm ET | https://t.co/W5f8zfmN4S Hosted by @UofTStatSci & @CANSSIOntario @MathStats_UofG @YorkUMathStats @ScienceUWindsor @UTM_MCS

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 6 days ago

There is a phishing email about COVID financial support circulating to students, faculty and staff. To be clear, this is a scam. Do not click on the link. #uManitoba

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 6 days ago

I'm currently recruiting for 2 post-docs, share widely! 1. @CANSSIINCASS on zero-inflated multinomial PCA for microbiome data https://t.co/j9HOsxD9sl 2. @MitacsCanada on sparse multivariate data for political analysis, in collab with @ioto_analytics https://t.co/kMCTb5ExV1 https://t.co/kvEHKGCBQu

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 week ago

Are you a PhD student in Economics, Finance or Statistics? Apply to the Riksbank´s internship program 2022 https://t.co/p5VDoarBbO

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 week ago

Please help us in congratulating Todd Mondor, who has been appointed @uwinnipeg's tenth President and Vice-Chancellor. His term starts April 1, 2022. #uManitoba #uWinnipeg https://t.co/hzXI4dSqqY

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 week ago

This Thursday, we're welcoming @OxfordStats' Arnaud Doucet (@ArnaudDoucet1) as our seminar series guest speaker. As always, everyone is welcome to join: https://t.co/J8DY5U2GIj

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 week ago

Prof. Sarah Mayes-Tang @SMayesTang speaks next at the Data Science Applied Research and Education Seminar. Join us! Nov 22, 2021 | 3:30-4:30 pm ET | ℹ️ https://t.co/LQIRLpeLrF Hosted by @UofTStatSci & @CANSSIOntario @UofTMathDept @WaterlooMath @YorkUMathStats @MathStats_UofG

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 week ago

Congratulations to Jenna Tichon for receiving the Faculty of Science Award for Innovation in Teaching. Our Department is very proud of your work. @mathgirl85 @umanitoba @umanitobasci

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 2 weeks ago

I have two open PDF positions in my lab please help us to find someone interested in Modelling Infectious diseases (Applied Maths) or Bayesian Network (Statistics). I also have two open positions (not in Mathjobs) for a Research assistant and PDF in Biostats or Epi of I. diseases

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 weeks ago

Urgent deadline! Upload your proof of vaccination now. Do so here: https://t.co/csY8CaWJAD #VaccinesWork #VaccinesSaveLives #COVID19 #uManitoba

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 weeks ago

One day left! Upload your proof of vaccination here: https://t.co/csY8CaWJAD #VaccinesWork #VaccinesSaveLives #COVID19 #uManitoba

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 weeks ago

The UM Student Counselling Centre has recommended multiple ways to help students manage as they navigate this time. Know that supports remain available to you. #uManitoba https://t.co/6e8vdib3XO

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 weeks ago

Don't forget to set your clocks back this Sunday November 7th to enjoy an extra hour of sleep until Spring.

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 4 weeks ago

Daily reminder to @MBGov and @HStefansonMB to drop the government mandate and allow @UMFA_FAUM and @umanitoba to negotiate freely #umfaStrike #umfa2021

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 4 weeks ago

Check the strike information page regularly for the latest updates https://t.co/rCapf2cBKT

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

Poster reinforced at strike headquarters and this instructor is ready to hit the picket lines in search of a fair deal. #umfa2021

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

University of Manitoba Faculty Association reaches impasse in negotiations. Strike set to begin Tuesday, November 2nd #UMFA2021 https://t.co/ek44DMXRRs

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

Undergraduate Research Awards - applications open Deadline: January 28, 2022 https://t.co/MoOWu1FmDU

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

Even if you are not planning to attend campus this Fall Term, UM needs this information now to help us better plan for a full return to campus in the future. For more info, check the link in bio. https://t.co/sPTpG6GuTv @umanitoba

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

Happy Monday everyone. Hope you have a great week. #uManitoba #MondayMotivation

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago