Alyson Wilson named Associate Vice Chancellor
Dr. Alyson Wilson has been appointed to Associate Vice Chancellor for National Security and Special Research Initiatives starting January 1, 2020. The Associate Vice Chancellor for National Security and Special Research Initiatives leads the NC… Continue reading “Alyson Wilson named Associate Vice Chancellor”
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Quantitative Literacy on Discussion Boards
Welcome back to Pack Hacks for Faculty. Each month, a member of the NC State faculty will provide quick tips, advice and other insight to facilitate your teaching, research, scholarship or engagement activities.
2019 SIBS Program
This year the 2019-NCSU-Duke SIBS Data Hack-A-Thon was a data analysis assignment where 20 SIBS participants work in 5 assigned teams to tackle a large, complex data set on opioid drug consumption with the goal of addressing scientific research questions.
Field of Dreams
Meet NC State statistics and math students and alumni who used their passion for sports and penchant for data crunching to become MVPs in sports analytics.
Using Economic Theory to Address Funding Scarcity – A Q&A with Kevin Gross
Statistician Kevin Gross talks about problems with the current model for research funding, and how the ‘theory of contests’ might alleviate some of those issues.
Sciences Graduate Students Share Their Research — in Three Minutes
Watch presentations by three Sciences students who recently competed in the Graduate School’s Three Minute Thesis contest.
NC State Statistician Earns NSF Research Grant to Improve STEM Diversity
NC State’s Marcia Gumpertz is working with researchers from three N.C. institutions to improve pathways to success for minority doctoral students in STEM fields.