Welcome to the Department of Statistics
With the ever-increasing amount of data collected and stored by many organizations, there is great importance in comprehensive data analysis to inform decision-making. The science of statistics centers on this issue and supports leaders in financial institutions, the high-tech industry, government institutions, medical research and many other fields.
The Department of Statistics at the University of Haifa consists of 16 full-time faculty members. Their research interests span a wide range of disciplines: theoretical statistics, applied statistics, biostatistics, actuarial science, probability, operations research, optimization, machine learning, and data mining. Faculty members have been recognized internationally for their academic research.
The department has over 500 undergraduate and graduate students, and is the largest statistics department in Israel. In addition to research-oriented graduate programs in statistics and probability, the department offers graduate programs in actuarial science, logistics, and quality studies.
We invite you to visit us both online and in real life, and will gladly answer your questions.
Prof. Esther Frostig,