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
Data Science NEXUS

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
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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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NSERC 2021 research grant recipients announced

From the Subarctic to Subatomic Physics several big ideas are being funded at the Faculty of Science. The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) recently announced the recipients of the 2021 Discovery Grants Program. This program supports ongoing programs of research with long-term goals rather than a single short-term project or collection...

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RESEARCH ASSOCIATE OPPORTUNITY

We are seeking a researcher with expertise in the field of data science, applied within the scope of commercial building efficiency and healthy building analysis. The successful applicant will be working directly with a private-sector startup in the building efficiency retrofit sector, with a focus on identifying best practices from industry literature and research application,...

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NEW Minor in Leadership for Undergrad Students

Leadership involves a well-developed set of cross-functional skills that can serve students’ careers as organizations increasingly call for effective leadership in teams, decision-making, conflict resolution, understanding how to lead and contribute to innovation and change, and other areas. Newly created by the James W. Burns Leadership Institute and the Asper School of Business to non-business...

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NEW Minor in Leadership for Undergrad Students

Leadership involves a well-developed set of cross-functional skills that can serve students’ careers as organizations increasingly call for effective leadership in teams, decision-making, conflict resolution, understanding how to lead and contribute to innovation and change, and other areas. Newly created by the James W. Burns Leadership Institute and the Asper School of Business to non-business...

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You are invited to attend a COVID-19 Vaccine Information Session for International Students attending education institutions in Manitoba, featuring a presentation and Q&A with Dr. Joss Reimer, Medical lead and official spokesperson for Manitoba's COVID-19 vaccine taskforce.

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Hello everyone! Just a reminder to register for the labs that go with the courses! Happy registration 🎉 #umanitoba #umanitobasci #registration #sciencelabs #sciencecourses

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The science of today is the technology of tomorrow. ~ Edward Teller #umanitobasci #sciencequotes

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My lab is looking for a PhD student with a background in bioinformatics to work on a @CIHR_IRSC @CancerCareMBFdn funded project focused on cell fate decisions in pediatric brain tumors. DM or email me at Tamra.Ogilvie@umanitoba.ca. @UM_RadyFHS @umanitoba @umanitobasci

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⏱️Only 5 days left: Mitacs Globalink Research Internship 2022 call closes June 9! Calling all #professors in #Canada: You get to recruit and work with some of world's the brightest #undergrads next summer. To apply and learn more: ➡️https://t.co/pUKiuwFcRG

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Researcher spotlight is on Max Turgeon of the Statistics department! Head over to the next slide for Professor Turgeon’s research interests. Check out these links to learn more: https://t.co/oi0ruoUtWr https://t.co/yA0zHDVgbt #umanitobasci #fosresearcherprofiles

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Are you a tech-savvy event organizer with a positive outlook & outstanding communication skills? Do you also have a passion for science? Join our small and mighty team as we help make the math happen. Apply today! https://t.co/H6fzEJEdPK #Jobs #jobsearch

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*15 days left to apply!* 📢Globalink Research Internship (GRI) is now accepting faculty project submissions for Summer 2022. 👉GRI pairs professors in Canada with some of the world’s brightest undergrads for 12‑week internships in 2022. Learn more: https://t.co/1oozRnb78X

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Thank you to our amazing sponsors without whom, #Nexus2021 Data Science Conference would not have happened! @bisontransport The City of Winnipeg & Ground Level Insights Enterprise Machine Intelligence & Learning Initiative (EMILI Canada) and @uwinnipeg #umanitobasci

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Meet Christopher Henry, Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Computer Science at the U of W & a speaker at the upcoming NEXUS 2021: https://t.co/xZ3qaqD83e Visit https://t.co/PfgBH399K5 to get your ticket now! . . . #umanitobasci #NEXUS2021 #datascienceconference

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Meet Daniel Genier! We are happy to welcome him to the team. @ForTheResearch will be working with us and alongside our friends at partners @CollegeCan.

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The province has lowered the age eligibility for those able to receive their COVID-19 vaccine. Now everyone 24 years of age and older can make an appointment to get their shots at supersites and pop-up clinics. #VaccinesWork #VaccinesSaveLives #GetTheShot https://t.co/CBl5KeqKN2

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The 2nd annual Changing the Culture conference is Friday, May 14. This event brings together mathematicians, mathematics educators + school teachers from all levels to work together towards narrowing the gap between mathematicians + teachers of mathematics https://t.co/YwAB6UBE5x

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Today marks the beginning of National Nursing Week. Now, and especially during the pandemic, we're grateful for the never-ending dedication nurses have in Manitoba and beyond. #NationalNursingWeek #COVID19 #uManitoba

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1 month ago (April 10th) Provincial officials announced: ⁃Cases in Wpg: 71 ⁃Last 7 days: 355 ⁃Test positivity: 5.2% Today: ⁃Cases in Wpg: 399 ⁃Last 7 days: 2,256 ⁃Test positivity: 13.8% 🏡 #StayHome  & #StaySafe 🏬 #SupportLocal Get your vaccine ASAP!

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To finish off #FacultyFriday, we've got some words of advise from Prof Ross: "Take care of yourself and be kind. We’ll get through this." @StrataMRoss

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Tomorrow’s the big day!! Will be you a #ScienceChaseChampion? Find out here: https://t.co/2H8JQ4e5IW

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The Academic Learning Centre is hiring for a number of student positions starting Fall 2021. Go to UM Careers for more information and to apply: https://t.co/B9wuQ8uNTV Academic Learning Centre will provide supports and programming through Summer term.

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Meet the keynote speaker for Day 3 (May 21) of the 2021 NEXUS Data Science Conference: David Stambrook, Director of Transport Canada! Learn more: https://t.co/ZIWt7GJtCQ Visit https://t.co/pXsXrR4vOQ to get your ticket now! . . . #umanitobasci #NEXUS2021 #datascienceconference

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