Call for Nominations for the SSC Gold Medal


  • Date: 28 August 2012

Nominations are sought for the the Gold Medal of the Statistical Society of Canada. The award is awarded to a person who has made outstanding contributions to statistics, or to probability, either to mathematical developments or in applied work.

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The recipient should be Canadian or permanent resident of Canada, and must have made high quality research contributions to the statistical sciences in Canada. A recipient of the Gold Medal must be a member of the SSC. A nomination consists of a recent curriculum vitæ, at least four letters of support, and a suggested citation to accompany the award. A nomination is effective for three successive competitions and may be updated annually.

Nominations must be received on or before January 31, 2013, by the Chair of the SSC Awards Committee:

Don McLeish
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 3G1
Phone: (519) 888-4567 ext. 35534
Fax: (519) 746-1875

For a list of previous winners, see:

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