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
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.

Science News & Events

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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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JOB POSTING

The Department of Statistics within the Faculty of Science at the University of Manitoba invites applications for one full-time appointment at the rank of Instructor I. The appointment will begin on January 1, 2022, or on a mutually agreed upon date. The position is continuing, subject to the successful completion of a probationary period. Minimum...

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Welcome Back Coffee

As we ramp back up to full return to campus in January, the Dean, Brian Mark, would like to invite you to have a cup of coffee in the SSA lounge, and weather permitting the Court Yard, to start re-engaging with your colleagues. Please RSVP to Tracy Foster, on the dates noted to ensure we are keeping capacity (20 people) with Health orders. The...

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Cheer on the Faculty of Science 3MT 2021 Competitors

On August 10 & 11th students will be challenged to showcase their research to a general audience in a three-minute or less in a 3MT competition. Part of the Faculty of Science, Student Undergraduate Summer Research Experience Program. There will be two competitions that will air live on the Faculty of Science YouTube channel. Life...

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Don't miss this conversation between @umanitoba President Michael Benarroch & panelists @drjyounger, @jossreimer, @MarciaJAnderson, & Dodie Jordaan on what it looks like when #COVID19 becomes endemic. Sept 23 @ 7 PM Register: https://t.co/kocjtdw7aN https://t.co/lgcY3E49eb

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Delighted to be hosting Professor Julien Arino @FieldsInstitute who will introduce 'Mobility Networks and Patch Models' for the Mathematics for Public Health program. https://t.co/6rBgXrczgK Tuesday 21 September 1-2PM EDT Register here: https://t.co/qqlkoZ3KDn #COVID19

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Wondering about the fourth wave of #COVID19 and how we’ll move past the pandemic? Attend next week’s #UMhomecoming panel discussion. @umanitoba President Michael Benarroch speaks with thought leaders and experts from the #UManitoba community. #KeepLearning https://t.co/YEw7n4Ck2k

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Thank goodness it's Friday! One day closer to the weekend. 😎😴 #weekendvibes #umanitoba #umstudent

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What's your favorite thing to say to your students? (Inspiration via educator @MartinOdimaJr)

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Team registration for IM Sports closes on Sunday. Get your team in soon! Register at: https://t.co/S2JHPIor54 @umanitoba @um_student @UMResidence

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Join us on Sept. 23 at 7PM - 8 PM for a (FREE) Virtual Science Talk on Sustainable solutions for the future, in celebration of @scilitweek Literacy Week! https://t.co/d4BNCYaCHL #Scilit #umanitoba #materialscience #wastemanagement #plantsystems #agriculture @sci_rendezvous

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"We may be digital-by-design, but there’s no place like home." We’re hiring over 2,000+ data scientists and engineers worldwide to join us in making commerce better for everyone, wherever you are.

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 5 days ago

Next week is Homecoming! We're excited to see and celebrate UM grads at the mix of virtual and in-person events! Join us Sept. 22-25! Details: https://t.co/2SBk008x1m 📸: @umarchives #UMHomecoming #uManAlumni #uManitoba

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"We are led by science and safety, and not by targets or our best-laid plans." Read President Benarroch's latest message on the return to UM campuses. #VaccinesWork #VaccinesSaveLives #COVID19 #uManitoba https://t.co/mQKk9GVq7D

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Students have the power to drive pivotal periods in history. As we quickly approach the 2021 federal election day, Monday, September 20, all UM students eligible to vote are highly encouraged to cast their ballots. #Elxn44 #ItsOurVote https://t.co/ofmxNprmtl

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Facing your fears isn't easy, but once you have, the world is yours! Be brave, stand up as tall as you can, and show those fears that you're not afraid… especially when you have friends who stand with you.

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

Something to do every day!

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💙 Hello Science Students! 💙 Welcome back and happy first day of classes! Read this important welcome message from Dr. Brian Mark, Dean of the Faculty of Science: https://t.co/KcTF7oIUAN At the Faculty of Science, we are here to support you! #umanitoba #umanitobasci

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How many trees can your school plant? Order your trees for your school while supplies last. Celebrate National Tree Day on Sept. 23, 2021 - https://t.co/PvSbUi2523

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Don't miss this opportunity! https://t.co/de8W6kaI9u

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Join us Sept 22-25 virtually or in person, Homecoming 2021! Register today! https://t.co/Ul2QXAXXkv #umanalumni #umanitoba #UMhomecoming

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"On Sept. 30 and every day, we must continue to reflect on the tragic history and ongoing legacy of residential schools, either through personal reflection or alongside community." #UMIndigenous #uManitoba https://t.co/QimAuqBDzd

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Happy September! Save and share this post to remember the important dates this month! 🧡 #umanitoba #umanitobasci #umstudent #importantdates #september2021 #sciencedepartments #sciencestudents #septembercalendar

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President Michael Benarroch welcomes students, staff and faculty to a safe and gradual return to campus. #uManitoba

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