Topics in Statistical Inference, Spring 2018

TF 3:25pm - 5:05pm, Richards Hall, 165

Instructor: Prof. Olga Vitek
Office hours: WVH 310F, Thursdays 9:00am-10:00am, or by appointment.
Phone: (617) 373-6305
Mailbox: WVH 202

Teaching assistants:
Mrs. Dan Guo, Email:
Office hours: WVH 310C, Thursdays 3pm-4pm, or by appointment.

Course policies and administration:
Syllabus. Piazza, Blackboard.
Academic integrity policy is strictly enforced.

Classical texts:

(KNNL) Applied Linear Statistical Models. Kutner, Neter, Nachtsheim, Li, McGraw-Hill, 5th Edition, 2004.
(Rao) Statistical Research Methods in the Life Sciences. P. V. Rao, Duxbury Press, 1997.
(Dobson) An Introduction to Generalized Linear Models. A. Dobson, Chapman & Hall/CRC, 3rd Edition, 2008.

Recent texts (to be dynamically updated):

(OI) OpenIntro Statistics. Diez, Barr, Cetinkaya-Rundel, OpenIntro, 2014
(RI) Introduction to Data Science. Irizarry, HarvardX Data Science Serie, 2017.