Imperial College London

ProfessorDavidVan Dyk

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Mathematics

Head of Department of Mathematics, Chair in Statistics
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 8574d.van-dyk Website

 
 
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Assistant

 

Mr David Whittaker +44 (0)20 7594 8481

 
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Location

 

644Huxley BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • Wolfson Merit Award, Royal Society, 2011
  • Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences Dean’s Award for Excellence in Mid-Career Research, Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences, 2010
  • Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, 2010
  • Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences Dean’s Award for Service, Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences, 2008
  • Fellow of the American Statistical Association, American Statistical Association, 2006

External Positions

  • Member, Scientific Organizing Committee, ISBA 2014 World Meetings, 2013 - 2014
  • Chair, Scientific Organizing Committee, Imperial Centre for Inference and Cosmology Inaugural Workshop,, 2012 - 2012
  • Chair, Scientific Organizing Committee, California-Harvard AstroStatistics Collaboration Workshop, 2012 - 2012
  • Member, Scientific Organizing Committee, Workshop on Statistical Issues in Searches, 2011 - 2012
  • ISBA Mitchell Prize Committee, International Society for Bayesian Analysis, 2011 - 2012
  • Elected Program Chair (Elect, Chair, Past), Section on Statistical Learning and Data Mining, American Statistical Association, 2011 - 2014
  • Member, Program Committee, 2012 Joint Statistical Meetings, 2010 - 2012
  • Member, Scientific Organizing Committee, Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy V,, 2010 - 2011
  • Chair, Scientific Organizing Committee, Workshop on Computational AstroStatistics: Challenges and Methods for Massive As- tronomical Data,, 2010 - 2010
  • Member, Executive Board, Astrostatistics Committee of the International Statistical Institute, 2009
  • Member, Program Committee, 41st Symposium on the Interface: Computing Sciences and Statistics, 2009 - 2010
  • Member, Workgroup on the Future of Electronic Publications, American Statistical Association, 2009 - 2009
  • Elected Member, Board of Directors, International Society for Bayesian Analysis, 2009 - 2012
  • Co-Chair, Scientific Organizing Committee, Twelfth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics, 2008 - 2009
  • Member, Program Committee, 40th Symposium on the Interface: Computing Sciences and Statistics,, 2007 - 2008
  • Member, Management Committee of the Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, American Statistical Association, the Institute for Mathe- matical Statistics, and the Interface Foundation, 2007 - 2010
  • Student Paper Competition Selection Committee, Chair, Section of Bayesian Statistical Sciences, American Statistical Association, 2007 - 2008
  • Elected Program Chair (Elect, Chair, Past), Section on Bayesian Statistical Analysis, American Statistical Association, 2007 - 2010
  • Member, Program Committee, 2008 Joint Statistical Meetings, 2006 - 2008
  • Member, Program Committee, 39th Symposium on the Interface: Computing Sciences and Statistics, 2006 - 2007
  • Member, Planning Committee, SAMSI: Program on Astrostatistics, 2005 - 2006
  • Member, Scientific Organizing Committee, IPAM Conference: Mathematical Challenges in Astronomical Imaging,, 2003 - 2004
  • Member, Scientific Organizing Committee, Workshop on Current Challenges in Multi-Scale Deconvolution Methods, 2002 - 2003
  • Member, Scientific Organizing Committee, Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy III, 2000 - 2001
  • Member, Scientific Organizing Committee, Workshop on Statistical Challenges from Large Datasets in Cosmology and Particle Physics, Banff International Research Station - 2013

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member, Astrostatistics Committee of the International Statistical Institute
  • Life Member, The American Statistical Association
  • Life Member, The Institute of Mathematical Statistics
  • Life Member, The International Chinese Statistical Association
  • Life Member, The International Society for Bayesian Analysis
  • Fellow, The Royal Statistical Society

Editorial Boards

  • Journal of the American Statistical Association (Theory and Methods), Associate Editor, 2012
  • Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, Associate Editor, 2011
  • Spinger Series in Astrostatistics,, Member of Editorial Board, 2011
  • Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) Foundation, Conference Referee, 2010 - 2010
  • Journal of Machine Learning Research Workshop and Conference Proceedings, Guest Co-Editor, 2009 - 2009
  • Statistical Science, Guest Co-Editor, 2007 - 2009
  • Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, Editor in Chief, 2006 - 2009
  • Statistica Sinica, Associate Editor, 2005 - 2010
  • Journal of the American Statistical Association, Applications & Case Studies, Associate Editor, 2004 - 2006
  • Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, Associate Editor, 2000 - 2006