Carl James Schwarz, Ph.D (1988)
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Carl James Schwarz is currently a Professor in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at Simon Fraser University.

After graduating in 1988, he worked at the University of Manitoba until 1994 when he moved to SFU.

He is also the principal of StatMathComp Consulting by Schwarz, Inc and holds the P.Stat. and PStat designations from the Statistical Society of Canada and the American Statistical Association, respectively.

His research program is in three areas: capture-recapture modeling of animal population dynamics and ecological statistics. His interest in statistical ecology involves assistance in designing and analyzing environmental impact studies. Both areas the development of new stochastic models, the development of model fitting and testing procedures, and the development of computer software. In large part, it is motivated by real problems encountered by ecologists

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Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar: Depeng Jiang: “Latent Mixture Model for Semi-continuous Longitudinal Outcomes with Non-ignorable Missing” — Thursday, February 8 at 2:45 p.m., 204 Robson Hall.

PIMS lecture: Anna Lubiw — Thursday, February 15 at 4 p.m., Robert Schultz Theatre.

Statistics seminar: Kevin Fraser — Thursday, March 1 at 2:45 p.m., 204 Robson Hall.

Where are they now?

Chel Hee Lee, M.Sc. (2009)

You Liang, Ph.D. (2015)