Committee Details

Committee on Scientific Freedom and Human Rights

Charge:

The Committee concerns itself with violations of and threats to the scientific freedom and human rights of statisticians and other scientists throughout the world. The Committee also assists scientific societies or other responsible organizations on statistical questions relating to data on human rights or the use of data to limit human rights.

Composition: The committee is composed of nine members, three of whom are appointed/reappointed each year by the President Elect for three year terms. One member is appointed by the President Elect (when necessary) to serve as the Chair.


Questions? Want to get involved? Contact Megan Price

Membership

The Committee on Scientific Freedom and Human Rights has 9 member(s), and 3 liaison(s).

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Name

Position/Term

 
Price, Megan
Human Rights Data Analysis Group
109 Bartlett Street
Suite 204
San Francisco, CA   94110
United States
Phone: (404) 441-5054
meganp@hrdag.org
Chair (2016 - 2019)
 
Mejia, Robin
Carnegie Mellon University
Department of Statistics
Baker Hall 132
Pittsburgh, PA   15213
United States
Phone: (831) 252-3034
rmejia@andrew.cmu.edu
Vice-Chair (2019 - 2021)
 
Cochran, James J.
University of Alabama
The Culverhouse College of Business
347 Alston Hall, Box 870226
Tuscaloosa, AL   35487-0226
United States
Phone: (205) 348-8914
Fax: (318) 257-4352
jcochran@cba.ua.edu
Member (2016 - 2021)
 
Eisenhauer, William David
Portland State University
10000 S.W. Johnson St.
Tigard, OR   97223
United States
Phone: (503) 422-6022
wde@pdx.edu
Member (2016 - 2021)
 
Long, Qi
Member (2014 - 2019)
 
Ott, Miles Q.
212 McConnell Hall
Clark Science Center
Northampton, MA   01063-0001
mott@smith.edu
Member (2017 - 2019)
 
Price, Megan
Human Rights Data Analysis Group
109 Bartlett Street
Suite 204
San Francisco, CA   94110
United States
Phone: (404) 441-5054
meganp@hrdag.org
Member (2015 - 2020)
 
Scheuren, Fritz J.
NORC-Univ of Chicago
1402 Ruffner Road
Alexandria, VA   22302
United States
Phone: (202) 320-3446 (cell)
Fax: (703) 549-1119
scheuren@aol.com
Member (2017 - 2019)
 
Steorts, Rebecca Carter
Duke University
3310 Hope Valley Road
Durham, NC   27707
United States
Phone: (704) 453-1597
beka@stat.duke.edu
Member (2015 - 2020)
 
Yansaneh, Ibrahim S.
United Nations
24 Camelot Court
White Plains, NY   10603
United States
Phone: (917) 367-4080
Fax: (212) 963-0159
yansaneh@un.org
Member (2018 - 2020)
 

Marker, David A.
Westat
1600 Research Blvd.
Rockville, MD   20850-3195
United States
Phone: (301) 251-4398
davidmarker@westat.com

Professional Issues & Visibility Council Liaison
2019 - 2021
Professional Issues & Visibility Council Vice Chair
 

Williamson, David
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road, NE
Mail Stop F-57
Atlanta, GA   30333
United States
Phone: (770) 488-3669
dxw2@cdc.gov

Professional Issues & Visibility Council Liaison
2019 - 2019
ASA Vice President
 

Pierson, Steve
American Statistical Association
732 North Washington Street
Alexandria, VA   22314-1943
United States
Phone: (703) 302-1841
pierson@amstat.org

Staff Liaison
2011 - 2020
 
 

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