School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences


John Stufken


Charles Wexler Professor in Statistics


School of Mathematics & Statistical Sciences
Arizona State University
PO Box 871804
Tempe, AZ 85287


Phone : 480-727-9583

E-mail: jstufken ‘at’ asu ‘dot’ edu

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Education:


  • Ph.D. in Mathematics, with Statistics as Major, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1986. (Dissertation advisor A. S. Hedayat).
  • Doctoraal in Mathematics, with thesis in Mathematical Economics, University of Nijmegen (now Radboud Universiteit), The Netherlands, 1982.
  • Kandidaats in Mathematics, with a Minor in Physics, University of Nijmegen (now Radboud Universiteit), The Netherlands, 1979.

Positions Held:


  • Charles Wexler Professor in Statistics, Arizona State University, School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, 2014 - present.
  • Head and Professor, University of Georgia, Department of Statistics, 2003 - 2014.
  • Program Director of Statistics, Division of Mathematical Sciences at the National Science Foundation, 2000 - 2003.
  • Assistant, Associate and Full Professor, Iowa State University, Department of Statistics, 1988 - 2002.
  • Assistant and Associate Professor, University of Georgia, Department of Statistics, 1986 - 1990
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois at Chicago, Spring 1982 - Spring 1986, except Winter 1986.
  • Research Assistant, University of Illinois at Chicago, Winter 1986.
  • Graduate Assistant, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands, Fall 1981.

Honors And Awards:


  • Received the “Doctoraal” degree cum laude at the University of Nijmegen.
  • Received a Graduate Fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago for three consecutive years.
  • Received the M. G. Michael Award for Excellence in Research from the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, University of Georgia, 1988.
  • Elected to Fellowship in the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, 2000.
  • Selected as “Teacher of the Year” by the Iowa Stat-ers (the graduate student organization in the Department of Statistics at Iowa State University), 1999/2000.
  • Elected to Fellowship in the American Statistical Association, 2001.
  • Elected Member International Statistical Institute, 2005.
  • Rothschild Distinguished Visiting Fellowship, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, August 10 - September 9, 2011.