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Statistics lives at the core of scientific reasoning, discovery and development and is the expertise that shapes public policy and business decisions.
Statistical methods and thinking plays an important role in enhancing society.

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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.
We are one of the oldest and largest statistical programs in Canada.

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Our courses are accredited by the Statistical Society of Canada, and count for credit towards the Associate Statistician (A.Stat.) designation.
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You will have an amazing opportunity to meet employers in a wide variety of fields in Winnipeg and in national and international locations.

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.

Statistical Consulting Service

Working with government, industry, academia and the not for profit sector, Statistical Consulting Service offers customized data analysis and strategy consultation services for research and professional needs.

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March
26

Statistics Co-Op Info Session

Discover paid work opportunities in Statistics with Science Co-op. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm 312 Machray Hall

Location: University of Manitoba - Fort Garry

April
05

Faculty of Science: Michel Dumontier, Maastricht University (Amsterdam)

Faculty of Science 2019 Interdisciplinary Lecture Series: Fundamental Science the Launchpad to Innovation presents: Michel Dumontier, Distinguished Professor Data Science...

Location: University of Manitoba - Fort Garry

May
10

Introduction to R

This workshop provides an introduction to R and provide hands-on experience. Participants will learn how to program with R interactively,...

Location: University of Manitoba - Fort Garry

 
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Science Rendezvous - Canada's Largest Science & Engineering Festival!

Join the University of Manitoba and the University of Winnipeg for a FREE day of fun and discovery! Science Rendezvous...

Location: Wallace Building

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UM Today: Come cheer on this year’s 3MT finalists on March 18

From health to the humanities, the finalists for this year’s 3MT competition are demonstrating how graduate student research at the University of Manitoba benefits our greater community. Seventy-three students applied, 36 competed in three heats, and the judges narrowed it down to 14. Those finalists – both masters and doctoral students – are now gearing...

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New! Research Chairs in Fundamental Science

The Faculty of Science is pleased to announce new Research Chairs in Fundamental Science.  Three chairs awards are available: one in the physical sciences, one in the life sciences and one in mathematical/computational sciences.  The purpose of the Chairs is to recognize and support researchers in the Faculty of Science that are conducting outstanding fundamental...

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Forging a New Path: Microbiology and Statistics Newest Faculty Member Aleeza Gerstein on Doing Things Her Way

Microbiologist, Aleeza Gerstein The ability to adapt to new situations is usually seen as positive. However, when it comes to human fungal pathogens, Professor Aleeza Gerstein knows that adaptation can be a recipe for disaster. As more and more harmful microbes evolve to become resistant to antimicrobials, the challenge of understanding how to stay ahead of...

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“A Golden Age for Statistics”: Honoured Alum Shirley Mills on the Profession She Loves

The Iron Age. The Bronze Age. The Industrial Revolution. Throughout human history, there have been many distinct eras. Fortunately for Dr. Shirley Mills, this is the Data Age, when information is considered to have surpassed oil as the most valuable commodity on the planet. To say the least, it’s a fantastic time to be a...

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