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Lazar and Slavkovic Elected 2021 IMS Fellows

27 April 2021

The Department of Statistics is delighted to share that two of our faculty are newly elected Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) Fellows for 2021.

Nicole Lazar and Aleksandra Slavkovic were elected for their contributions to their professions and respective areas of research. Citations from IMS read as follows:

Nicole Lazar
Nicole Alana Lazar, Pennsylvania State University:
For significant contributions to empirical likelihood and neuroimaging analysis, and for leadership to the profession.
Aleksandra Slavkovic

Aleksandra (Seša) Slavković, Pennsylvania State University:
For novel contributions to the development of statistical disclosure techniques and algebraic methods, for contributions to graduate research, and for contributions to editorial and other publication activities of the IMS and other statistical organizations.

Please join us in congratulating Nicole and Aleksandra!