Stat Lab


Statistical Consultation

Services include providing advice to individual researchers in preparing statistics-related sections of proposals for extramural funding, assisting researchers on the design of prospective experiments or studies, conducting or giving advice concerning statistical data analysis, and planning or executing statistically motivated computation.

Appointments: Please visit our calendar to schedule an appointment.

March 16, 2020 Update: In response to the situation surrounding COVID-19 , currently all appointments will be conducted remotely via Zoom or by phone.


Collaborative Research

The Stat Lab can assist individuals or groups in assembling an appropriate team of statisticians to provide the statistical expertise that a particular interdisciplinary research project might require. Such collaboration will typically involve Stat Lab staff and/or associate members of the Lab, and may involve a Statistics research assistant. Inquiries regarding this service should be directed to Dr. Prabir Burman at


Customized Programming

This work might include, but is not limited to, the design, implementation and maintenance of databases, problem specification set-ups for use of statistical software, mathematical and statistical programming, and the development of graphics applications. Inquiries regarding this service should be directed to Mohammad Sahtout at



A number of seminars, workshops and other presentations on applied statistical methods, statistical software, and selected statistical case studies are sponsored by the Stat Lab each year. Special purpose presentations can be arranged on a recharge basis. Inquiries regarding this service should be directed to Dr. Prabir Burman at


Contracted Studies

The Stat Lab can perform statistical research and data analysis on a contract basis. For information on this service, and for a document describing relevant University and laboratory policies on such consultation, contact the Stat-Lab staff at at