The Statistics and Data Science Center is an MIT-wide focal point for advancing research and education programs related to statistics and data science. The Center was created in 2015 with the goal of formalizing and consolidating efforts in statistics at MIT. The Center’s academic mission is to host and develop new academic programs, from a minor to a PhD in statistics and data science.

Caroline Uhler
MIT News | April 06, 2021

Seeking the cellular mechanisms of disease, with help from machine learning

Caroline Uhler blends machine learning, statistics, and biology to understand how our bodies respond to illness.

Tamara Broderick
LIDS News | March 17, 2021

Tamara Broderick awarded ONR Early Career Grant

Tamara Broderick, an IDSS Affiliate Faculty and Core Faculty member of SDSC, has been awarded an Early Career Grant (ECG) by the Office of Naval ...

Sinan Aral and Dean Eckles
MIT News | March 10, 2021

3 Questions: Vaccines and the power of positive reinforcement

Sinan Aral and Dean Eckles are two of the co-authors of a new MIT-based study showing that focusing on people reluctant to get vaccines can be co...

Fri 23

Prioritizing genes from genome-wide association studies

Hilary Finucane, Broad Institute
April 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
May 04

IDSS Distinguished Speaker Seminar with Eliana La Ferrara (Bocconi University)

Eliana La Ferrara (Bocconi University)
May 4 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
May 14

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar – TBD

Ann Lee, Carnegie Mellon
May 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm