Advisor to the Executive Director and Professor of Statistics
Michael joined the faculty of the Department of Statistics in 2006 and became the director of the newly formed ISCC soon after. He served as Executive Director for many years when he was Chair of the Department of Statistics. He now advises the new Executive Director. He received his PhD from the University of California, Berkeley, and brings expertise in tehcniques for Multidimensional Scaling (MDS) and Optimization.