Committee Details

Founders Award Committee

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Charge:

  • This award is presented annually for distinguished service to the American Statistical Association. Selection criteria include service over an extended period of time and in a variety of leadership roles, including, but not limited to, chapter, section, committee, officer or editorial activities, wherein effective service or leadership was provided within ASA or on behalf of ASA to other organizations. The award is the highest level award ASA can give. Typically, no more than two awards are granted each year; however, when warranted, up to five awards may be granted in a given year. No one can be selected for the award while a member of the selection committee or on the Board of Directors.
  • Composition: The Committee consists of the Past President of ASA, who chairs the Committee, a representative from the Council of Sections, a representative from the Council of Chapters, and the Editorial Representative to the Board. The Section and Chapter Representatives serve two-year terms, with one being appointed each year to provide overlapping terms. The Executive Director is an ex officio member.


    Questions? Want to get involved? Contact Jessica M. Utts

    Membership

    The Founders Award Committee has 5 member(s), and 3 liaison(s).

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    Name

    Position/Term

     
    Utts, Jessica M.
    University of California
    Department of Statistics
    Donald Bren Hall
    Irvine, CA   92697-1250
    United States
    Phone: (949) 824-0649
    Fax: (949) 824-9863
    jutts@uci.edu
    Chair (2017 - 2017)
    ASA Past President
     
    Halvorsen, Katherine T.
    37 Harlow Ave.
    Northampton, MA   01060-4211
    United States
    Phone: (413) 585-3874
    Fax: (413) 585-3786
    khalvors@smith.edu
    Council of Sections Representative (2016 - 2017)
     
    Van Dyk, David A.
    Imperial College London
    535 Huxley Building
    London,    SW7 2AZ
    United Kingdom
    Phone: +44 20 7594 8574
    Fax: (949) 824-9863
    d.van-dyk@imperial.ac.uk
    Publication Rep to the Board (2015 - 2017)
     
    Young, Linda J.
    USDA NASS
    706 E St., S.E.
    Washington, DC   20003
    United States
    Phone: (352) 281-6469
    Fax: (352) 392-8555
    Linda.Young@nass.usda.gov
    Council of Chapters Representative (2016 - 2017)
    2016 Council of Chapters Past Chair
     
    Wasserstein, Ronald L.
    American Statistical Association
    732 N Washington Street
    Alexandria, VA   22314-1943
    United States
    Phone: (703) 684-1221 x1860
    Fax: (703) 684-3768
    ron@amstat.org
    Member Ex-Officio (2007 - 2020)
    ASA Executive Director
     

    Lazar, Nicole
    University of Georgia
    Department of Statistics
    Athens, GA   30602
    United States
    Phone: (706) 542-0632
    nlazar@stat.uga.edu

    Awards Council Liaison
    2012 - 2017
    Awards Council Vice Chair
     

    Utts, Jessica M.
    University of California
    Department of Statistics
    Donald Bren Hall
    Irvine, CA   92697-1250
    United States
    Phone: (949) 824-0649
    jutts@uci.edu

    Awards Council Liaison
    2017 - 2017
    Awards Council Chair (ASA Past President)
     

    Ntiranyuhura, Thierryne
    American Statistical Association
    732 North Washington St
    Alexandria, VA   22314-1943
    United States
    Phone: (703) 684-1221
    Thierryne@amstat.org

    Staff Liaison
    2016 - 2020
     
     

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