REU Program in Statistics at UNC Greensboro

THE DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS INVITES APPLICATION FOR:
Statistics REU MAY 23 – JULY 31, 2020

Program Focus:
Complex Data Analysis using Statistical and Machine Learning Tools


Project Topics:
High Dimensional Data Analysis; Statistical Genetics; Subdata Selection; Data Confidentiality through Randomized Response Models; Machine Learning; Nonparametric Methods

Mentors:
• Dr. Sat Gupta
http://www.uncg.edu/~sngupta/
• Dr. Xiaoli Gao
http://www.uncg.edu/~x_gao2/
• Dr. John Stufken
mathstats.uncg.edu/people/directory/stufken/
• Dr. Somya Mohanty
http://www.somyamohanty.com/
• Dr. Scott Richter
http://www.uncg.edu/~sjricht2/
• Dr. Jianping Sun
mathstats.uncg.edu/people/directory/sun


Support:
• Stipend- $6000; Travel to and from Greensboro and to conferences- $1000; Subsistence and housing- $1700

Housing: apartments on campus • 2-4 students • divided by gender • private rooms

Eligibility:
• Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green card)
• Must have completed at least 30 College credits by the end of Spring 2020 with a minimum   GPA of 3.0, preferably both math/stats and overall GPA.• Ideally should have had some experience with probability, statistics, calculus and programming such as R or Python. We will also offer our own programming workshops.