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Department of Statistics

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Joshua Tebbs

Title: Professor
Department: Statistics
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone: 803-576-8765
Office: Coliseum 4000B
Resources: My Website
Curriculum Vitae [pdf]
Department of Statistics
Joshua Tebbs


Dr. Tebbs is Professor and Chair in the Department of Statistics at University of South Carolina. He obtained his BS in Mathematics and MS in Statistics from University of Iowa and his PhD in Statistics from North Carolina State University. His primary research interests are in the development of statistical methods for categorical data, especially aggregated or group tested data and their application in infectious disease screening, as well as in general biostatistical methods and problems involving ordering or shape restrictions. He is an elected member of the International Statistical Institute, a fellow of the American Statistical Association, and his research program is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). He is currently the editor of American Statistician and is an associate editor at Statistics in Medicine. He is a former member of the Biostatistical Methods and Research Design (BMRD) Study Section of the NIH.  

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