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.



IDSS Office | March 26, 2018

Models of learning from data: a Q&A with IDSS Associate Professor Alexander “Sasha” Rakhlin

Alexander “Sasha” Rakhlin is an Associate Professor in Brain and Cognitive Sciences and IDSS. His research is in machine learning, wi...

IDSS Office | March 21, 2018

Tamara Broderick receives 2018 NSF CAREER Award

Tamara Broderick, ITT Career Development Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and IDSS Affiliate Faculty, has recei...

IDSS Website | March 09, 2018

IDSS Faculty Member Caroline Uhler Promoted to Associate Professor

IDSS faculty member Caroline Uhler has been promoted to Associate Professor without Tenure, effective July 1, 2018.


Fri 20

SDSCon 2018: Statistics and Data Science Center Conference

Bartos Theater
April 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Fri 27

Inference, Computation, and Visualization for Convex Clustering and Biclustering

Genevera Allen (Rice)
April 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
May 04

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar

Ohad Shamir (Weizman)
May 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
May 11

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar

Adel Javanmard (USC)
May 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
May 25

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar

Hariharan Narayanan (University of Washington)
May 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm