--–Martin Luther King, Jr.
Tell your students to go into stats. The market is short on well-rounded statisticians with good business and management skills. Demand for this unique skill set is only going to grow.
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Ready to add a concentration in statistics? Complete this form Statistics Contract and drop it off at RNS 509.
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Summer Opportunities in Biostatistics
Global Health and Biostatistics in Geneva
Work with researchers at the World Health Organization (WHO) Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, while becoming aware of the global burden of disease. Look for information on the 2009 Interim to study biostatistics in Geneva!
Christine N Kohnen, '00
Concentration(s): Statistics, Financial Management
Job or student Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Statistics
Company or School: St. Olaf College
Is willing to be contacted: No
Christine graduated from St. Olaf with a mathematics major and concentrations in statistics and financial management in 2000. At Duke University, she earned a Masters of Science in Statistics in 2002, and a Doctorate in Statistics in 2005. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Statistics at St. Olaf.
Advice from this graduate:Statistics is a flexible field and is useful in so many areas, so pick something that interests you and focus on that; you can always change your mind later.