Solomon W. Harrar, Ph. D. (vita)

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Associate Professor of Statistics

Department of Mathematical Sciences (Math Building: #214)

The University of Montana

32 Campus Drive

Missoula, MT 59812

Tel: (406)243-5562

Fax: (406)243-2674

Email: harrar@mso.umt.edu

Web: www.math.umt.edu/harrar

Education

  • B. Sc., July 1990 - Statistics Major and Computer Science Minor, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.
  • M. Sc., July 1999 - Statistics Major, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

         Ph. D., August 2004 - Statistics (Specializing in Multivariate Analysis), Department of Mathematics and Statistics of Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403

Researches

Multivariate Analysis, Inference under Non-normality, Inference under High-Dimensional Parametric Space, Skew-Elliptical Models, Asymptotic Expansions, Nonparametric Methods, Gene Expression Data Analysis, Clustered Data Analysis, Structural Equation Modeling, Public Health Applications of Statistics

 

 

Teaching

Previous Teaching

Other Professional Services

 

Referee for the Journals:

  • Technometrics, Statistica Sinica, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, Metrika, Test, Communication in Statistics: Theory and Methods, Applied Computers and Mathematics with Applications, Mathematical and Computer Modeling, Applied Mathematics Letters, Journal of Water Resources Management, International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences.

 

Offices

  • President of the Montana Chapter of the American Statistical Association
  • Vice President of the Montana Chapter of the American Statistical Association
  • President of the Statistical Society of Ethiopians in North America (SSENA)
  • Faculty Advisor for the African Student Association of the University of Montana

 

Professional Associations Memberships

  • Institute of Mathematical Statistics, since 2004.
  • American Statistical Association, since 2006.
  • Statistical Society of Ethiopians in North America, since 2002.
  • Ethiopian Statistical Association, since 1990.

Interesting Links

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Last Revised: September 18, 2011.