Johanna G. Nešlehová named IMS Fellow

May 20, 2020  —  Uncategorized
Johanna G. Nešlehová is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Johanna G. Nešlehová, an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, has been named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS). Nešlehová received the award for fundamental contributions to multivariate statistics, in particular stochastic dependence modeling and extreme­-value theory; for promoting the sound application of statistics in risk management; for her editorial work; and for her service to the statistical profession.

Each Fellow nominee is assessed by a committee of their peers for the award. In 2020, after reviewing 73 nominations, 35 were selected for Fellowship.

Created in 1935, the Institute of Mathematical Statistics is a member organization that fosters the development and dissemination of the theory and applications of statistics and probability. The IMS has 3,500 active members throughout the world.

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