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Dr Suvra Pal

Name

[Dr Suvra Pal]
  • Assistant Professor

Education

    • 2014 PhD in Statistics
      McMaster University, 2014
    • 2008 MS in Statistics
      Calcutta University, 2008
    • 2006 BS in Statistics
      Calcutta University, 2006

Appointments

    • Sept 2016 to Present Assistant Professor
      Mathematics ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • Sept 2015 to Aug 2018 Honorary Lecturer
      Statistics and Actuarial Science ,University of the Witwatersrand (Johannesburg, South Africa)
    • Sept 2015 to Aug 2016 Visiting Assistant Professor
      Mathematics ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • Dec 2013 to July 2015 Lecturer (research track)
      Statistics and Actuarial Science ,University of the Witwatersrand (Johannesburg, South Africa)
    • Sept 2010 to Nov 2013 Graduate Teaching Assistant
      Mathematics and Statistics ,McMaster University (Hamilton, Canada)
    • Aug 2008 to Aug 2010 Assistant Systems Engineer
      Tata Consultancy Services (Kolkata, India)

Memberships

    • Aug 2013 to Present American Statistical Association
    • Jan 2013 to Present International Indian Statistical Association
    • Mar 2014 to Mar 2015 South African Statistical Association

Awards and Honors

    • May  2018 NSF travel award to present at the 2018 International Indian Statistical Association Conference in Gainesville, Florida, USA sponsored by NSF
    • Feb  2018 Elsevier Mathematical Sciences Sponsorship Award to present at the 2018 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada sponsored by Elsevier
    • Sep  2017 UTA Faculty Senate Travel Award to present at the 2017 International Indian Statistical Association Conference in Hyderabad, India sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    • Jan  2015 Research Grant sponsored by Faculty of Science, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    • Feb  2014 Dean's SPARC Funding sponsored by Faculty of Science, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    • Jan  2014 Start-up Research Grant sponsored by Faculty of Science, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    • Jan  2013 Best Student Paper Presentation in Applications sponsored by International Indian Statistical Association
    • Oct  2012 Travel Award to present at the International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics held at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro, USA sponsored by NSF
    • Sep  2012 Clifton W. Sherman Prestige Scholarship for academic excellence in Doctoral study sponsored by McMaster University, Canada
    • Dec  2011 Travel Award to present at the International Conference on Advances in Probability and Statistics - Theory and Applications: A Celebration of N. Balakrishnan's 30 years of Contributions to Statistics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China sponsored by Graduate Student Association, McMaster University, Canada
    • Sep  2010 Entrance, Research, and Graduate Scholarships sponsored by Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University, Canada

Publications

      Book In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted
      • Cure Rate: Models, Methods and Applications
        [Balakrishnan, N., Milienos, F.S., Pal, Suvra]. Hoboken, New Jersey : "John Wiley & Sons".

      Journal Article In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted
      • A multi-stage destructive cure rate model
        [Balakrishnan, N., Milienos, F.S., Pal, Suvra].
      In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted
      • Infectious disease modeling using cure rate model with COM-Poisson competing risks
        [Engel, Z.J., Pal, Suvra].
      In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted
      • Inference for destructive cure rate model under semi-parametric framework
        [Majakwara, Jacob, Pal, Suvra].
      Submitted
      • On some inferential issues for the destructive COM-Poisson-generalized gamma regression cure rate model
        [Majakwara, Jacob, Pal, Suvra].
      In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted
      • Stochastic EM algorithm for generalized exponential cure rate model and an empirical study
        [Davies, Katherine, Pal, Suvra, Siddiqua, J.A.].
      Submitted
      • Predictive evaluation of powder X-ray diffractograms of pharmaceutical formulation powders based on infrared spectra
        [Otsuka, Y., Ito, A., Takeuchi, M., Pal, Suvra, Tanaka, H.].

      Journal Article 2019
      • Prediction of differential scanning calorimetry curve of theophylline direct compression model tablet using Raman spectra
        [Otsuka, Y, Ito, A, Pal, Suvra, Mitome, H, Takeuchi, M, Tanaka, H]. 49, 254-259 [.] "Elsevier".

      Journal Article 2018
      • An EM algorithm for the destructive COM-Poisson regression cure rate model
        [Pal, Suvra, Majakwara, J., Balakrishnan, N.]. 81(2), 143-171 [.] "Springer".
      2018
      • Expectation maximization algorithm for Box–Cox transformation cure rate model and assessment of model misspecification under Weibull lifetimes
        [Pal, Suvra, Balakrishnan, N]. 22(3), 926-934 [.]
      2018
      • Gamma lifetimes and associated inference for interval-censored cure rate model with COM–Poisson competing cause
        [Wiangnak, P, Pal, Suvra]. 47(6), 1491-1509 [.] "Taylor & Francis".
      2018
      • Impact of heat on metabolic and hemodynamic changes in transcranial infrared laser stimulation measured by broadband near-infrared spectroscopy
        [Wang, X, Reddy, DD, Nalawade, SS, Pal, Suvra, Gonzalez-Lima, F, Liu, Hanli]. 5(1), 011004 [.]
      2018
      • Likelihood inference based on EM algorithm for the destructive length-biased Poisson cure rate model with Weibull lifetime
        [Pal, Suvra, Balakrishnan, N.]. 47(3), 644-660 [.] "Taylor & Francis".

      Journal Article 2017
      • An EM type estimation procedure for the destructive exponentially weighted Poisson regression cure model under generalized gamma lifetime
        [Pal, Suvra, Balakrishnan, N]. 87(6), 1107-1129 [.] "Taylor & Francis".
      2017
      • Likelihood inference for COM-Poisson cure rate model with interval-censored data and Weibull lifetimes
        [Pal, Suvra, Balakrishnan, N]. 26(5), 2093-2113 [.]
      2017
      • Likelihood inference for the destructive exponentially weighted Poisson cure rate model with Weibull lifetime and an application to melanoma data
        [Pal, Suvra, Balakrishnan, N]. 32(2), 429-449 [.] "Springer".

      Journal Article 2016
      • Destructive negative binomial cure rate model and EM-based likelihood inference under Weibull lifetime
        [Pal, Suvra, Balakrishnan, N]. 116, 9-20 [.] "Elsevier".
      2016
      • Expectation maximization-based likelihood inference for flexible cure rate models with Weibull lifetimes
        [Balakrishnan, N., Pal, Suvra]. 25(4), 1535-1563 [.] "SAGE Publications".
      2016
      • Piecewise linear approximations for cure rate models and associated inferential issues
        [Balakrishnan, N., Koutras, M.V., Milienos, F.S., Pal, Suvra]. 18(4), 937-966 [.]
      2016
      • Quantification of pharmaceutical compounds based on powder X-ray diffraction with chemometrics
        [Otsuka, Y, Ito, A, Matsumura, S, Takeuchi, M, Pal, Suvra, Tanaka, H]. 64(8), 1129-1135 [.]

      Journal Article 2015
      • An EM algorithm for the estimation of parameters of a flexible cure rate model with generalized gamma lifetime and model discrimination using likelihood-and information-based methods
        [Balakrishnan, N, Pal, Suvra]. 30(1), 151-189 [.] "Springer".
      2015
      • Likelihood inference for flexible cure rate models with gamma lifetimes
        [Balakrishnan, N, Pal, Suvra]. 44(19), 4007-4048 [.] "Taylor & Francis".

      Book Chapter 2014
      • COM-Poisson cure rate models and associated likelihood-based inference with exponential and Weibull lifetimes
        [Balakrishnan, N., Pal, Suvra, Frenkel, I., Karagrigoriou, A., Lisnianski, A., Kleyner, A.]. 308-348 [.] Chichester, U.K.: "John Wiley & Sons".

      Journal Article 2013
      • Lognormal lifetimes and likelihood-based inference for flexible cure rate models based on COM-Poisson family
        [Balakrishnan, N., Pal, Suvra]. 67, 41-67 [.] "Taylor & Francis Group".

      Journal Article 2012
      • EM algorithm-based likelihood estimation for some cure rate models
        [Balakrishnan, N., Pal, Suvra]. 6(4), 698-724 [.] "Taylor & Francis Group".

Presentations

    • December  2018
      A Flexible Multiple Stage Destructive Cure Rate Model and Associated Inference
      "Pal, Suvra", "A Flexible Multiple Stage Destructive Cure Rate Model and Associated Inference", Chennai, India (invited, 30 mins). (December 21, 2018).
    • November  2018
      Inference on Cure Rate Models and Some Extensions
      "Pal, Suvra", "Inference on Cure Rate Models and Some Extensions", Dallas, Texas, USA (invited, 60 mins). (November 16, 2018).
    • October  2018
      Destructive Cure Rate Model Based on Multiple Treatments
      "Pal, Suvra", "Destructive Cure Rate Model Based on Multiple Treatments", University of North Carolina-Greensboro, USA (invited, 30 mins). (October 5, 2018).
    • July  2018
      On Some Extensions of Cure Rate Models
      "Pal, Suvra", "On Some Extensions of Cure Rate Models", Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (contributed, 15 mins). (July 31, 2018).
    • May  2018
      Inference for Multi-Stage Destructive Cure Rate Model
      "Pal, Suvra", "Inference for Multi-Stage Destructive Cure Rate Model", Gainesville, Florida, USA (invited, 30 mins). (May 19, 2018).
    • February  2018
      Analysis of Survival Data in the Presence of Cure
      "Pal, Suvra", "Analysis of Survival Data in the Presence of Cure", Arlington, Texas, USA (invited, 50 mins). (February 02, 2018).
    • December  2017
      Destructive Cure Rate Model and Associated Inference,
      "Pal, Suvra", "Destructive Cure Rate Model and Associated Inference, ", Hyderabad, India (contributed, 30 mins). (December 29, 2017).
    • August  2017
      Inference for COM-Poisson Cure Rate Model with Interval Censored Data
      "Pal, Suvra", "Inference for COM-Poisson Cure Rate Model with Interval Censored Data", Baltimore, Maryland, USA (contributed, 15 mins). (August 2, 2017).
    • July  2017
      Destructive COM-Poisson Cure Rate Model and Associated Likelihood Inference
      "Pal, Suvra", "Destructive COM-Poisson Cure Rate Model and Associated Likelihood Inference", Grenoble, France (invited, 30 mins). (July 5, 2017).
    • April  2017
      Modeling Survival Data in the Presence of Cure
      "Pal, Suvra", "Modeling Survival Data in the Presence of Cure", PKH 305, Arlington, Texas, USA (invited, 30 mins). (April 05, 2017).
    • March  2017
      EM-Based Likelihood Inference for Destructive COM-Poisson Regression Cure Rate Model with Weibull Lifetime
      "Pal, Suvra", "EM-Based Likelihood Inference for Destructive COM-Poisson Regression Cure Rate Model with Weibull Lifetime", Department of Statistical Science, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, USA (invited, 30 mins). (March 25, 2017).
    • October  2016
      Modeling Lifetime Data in the Presence of Cure
      "Pal, Suvra", "Modeling Lifetime Data in the Presence of Cure", PKH 311, Arlington, Texas, USA (invited, 30 mins). (October 10, 2016).
    • September  2016
      Inference for some Flexible Destructive Cure Rate Models
      "Pal, Suvra", "Inference for some Flexible Destructive Cure Rate Models", PKH 554, Arlington, Texas, USA (invited, 30 mins). (September 27, 2016).
    • March  2016
      EM-Based Likelihood Inference for Destructive Cure Rate Models
      "Pal, Suvra", "EM-Based Likelihood Inference for Destructive Cure Rate Models", Dallas, Texas, USA (invited, 60 mins). (March 18, 2016).
    • February  2015
      EM-Based Likelihood Inference for the Destructive Exponentially Weighted Poisson Cure Rate Model with Generalized Gamma Lifetime and Model Discrimination
      "Pal, Suvra", "EM-Based Likelihood Inference for the Destructive Exponentially Weighted Poisson Cure Rate Model with Generalized Gamma Lifetime and Model Discrimination", Johannesburg, South Africa (invited, 45 mins). (February 19, 2015).
    • January  2015
      EM-Based Likelihood Inference for the Destructive Exponentially Weighted Poisson Cure Rate Model with Generalized Gamma Lifetime and Model Discrimination
      "Pal, Suvra", "EM-Based Likelihood Inference for the Destructive Exponentially Weighted Poisson Cure Rate Model with Generalized Gamma Lifetime and Model Discrimination", Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (invited, 50 mins). (January 20, 2015).
    • July  2014
      Destructive Negative Binomial Cure Rate Model and EM-Based Likelihood Inference with Weibull Lifetime
      "Pal, Suvra", "Destructive Negative Binomial Cure Rate Model and EM-Based Likelihood Inference with Weibull Lifetime", Riverside, California, USA (invited, 30 mins). (July 11, 2014).
    • July  2014
      On Some Likelihood Inference for the Destructive Negative Binomial Cure Rate Model
      "Pal, Suvra", "On Some Likelihood Inference for the Destructive Negative Binomial Cure Rate Model", Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (invited, 50 mins). (July 02, 2014).
    • February  2014
      COM-Poisson family of cure rate models and exact likelihood inference based on EM algorithm
      "Pal, Suvra", "COM-Poisson family of cure rate models and exact likelihood inference based on EM algorithm", Johannesburg, South Africa (invited, 60 mins). (February 27, 2014).
    • August  2013
      Likelihood-Based Inferential Aspects for Flexible Cure Rate Models
      "Pal, Suvra", "Likelihood-Based Inferential Aspects for Flexible Cure Rate Models", Montreal, Canada (contributed, 15 mins). (August 6, 2013).
    • March  2013
      Weibull Lifetimes and Likelihood-Based Inferential Aspects for Flexible Cure Rate Models
      "Pal, Suvra", "Weibull Lifetimes and Likelihood-Based Inferential Aspects for Flexible Cure Rate Models", Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (invited, 50 mins). (March 26, 2013).
    • January  2013
      EM Algorithm based Likelihood Estimation for Some Cure Rate Models
      "Pal, Suvra", "EM Algorithm based Likelihood Estimation for Some Cure Rate Models", Chennai, India (student paper competition talk, 15 mins). (January 4, 2013).
    • October  2012
      EM Algorithm based Likelihood Estimation for Some Cure Rate Models
      "Pal, Suvra", "EM Algorithm based Likelihood Estimation for Some Cure Rate Models", University of North Carolina-Greensboro, USA (contributed, 20 mins). (October 5, 2012).
    • March  2012
      EM Algorithm based Likelihood Estimation for Some Cure Rate Models
      "Pal, Suvra", "EM Algorithm based Likelihood Estimation for Some Cure Rate Models", Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (invited, 50 mins). (March 13, 2012).
    • December  2011
      On Some Likelihood Inferential Aspects for Different Cure Rate Models
      "Pal, Suvra", "On Some Likelihood Inferential Aspects for Different Cure Rate Models", International Conference on Advances in Probability and Statistics - Theory and Applications: A Celebration of N. Balakrishnan's 30 years of Contributions to Statistics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China (invited, 20 mins). (December 30, 2011).

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • June 2018 to Aug 2019 Center for Undergraduate Research in Mathematics sponsored by  - $5250
      Suvra Pal (Funded)
    • June 2018 to Aug 2019 Use of generalized families of distributions to determine cure and treatment efficacy sponsored by  - $10000
      Suvra Pal (Funded)

Students Supervised

    • Present
      (Mathematics)
      Goodness-of-fit for parametric survival model and simulation study to demonstrate the estimation and large sample properties
    • Present
      Zachry Engel, (Mathematics)
      Flexible Cure Rate Models to Study Infectious Disease (tentative)
    • Dec 2018
      Izzet Sozucok, (Mathematics)
    • Dec 2018
      Jacob Majakwara (School of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa), Doctoral (University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa) (Other)
      On Some Likelihood Inference for the Destructive COM-Poisson Cure Rate Model with Generalised Gamma Lifetime
    • Aug 2018
      Mahmoud Jawad, (Mathematics)
    • May 2018
      Ce Bian, (Mathematics)
      Advances in Survival Analysis
    • Apr 2018
      Geoffrey Schuette, (Mathematics)
    • Apr 2018
      Llewellyn Smith, (Mathematics)
    • Apr 2018
      Nidhi Dawda, (Mathematics)
      An Extension of Long-Term Survival Model: Illustration with Geometric Competing Causes
    • Apr 2018
      Zachary Loucks, (Mathematics)
      Demonstration of the Flexibility of the Extended Generalized Gamma Distribution
    • Apr 2018
      Ian Harris, (Mathematics)
      A Flexible Distribution In Modeling Survival Data
    • Mar 2018
      Joshua Patterson, (Mathematics)
    • Nov 2017
      Mahmoud Jawad, (Mathematics)
    • Nov 2017
      Mario Garza, (Mathematics)
    • Nov 2017
      Joe Coreas, (Mathematics)
      Comparison of EM and Stochastic EM Algorithms for Bernoulli Regression Cure Rate Model
    • Oct 2017
      Yi Liu, (Mathematics)
    • May 2017
      Yi Liu, (Mathematics)
    • May 2017
      Dhivya Srinivasan, (Bioengineering)
    • May 2017
      Yudhajit Das, (Bioengineering)
    • Apr 2017
      Geoffrey Schuette, (Mathematics)
    • Apr 2017
      Maryam Moghimi, (Mathematics)
    • Apr 2017
      Hongbo Yu, (Mathematics)
      Use of Generalized Gamma Distribution in Modeling Lifetime Data
    • Nov 2016
      Michael Zahir, (Mathematics)
      Cure Rate Estimation In Survival Analysis Using Box-Cox Cure Rate Model and Generalized Gamma Lifetime
    • Nov 2016
      Piyachart Wiangnak, Doctoral (Mathematics)
      Expectation Maximization-Based Likelihood Inference for COM-Poisson Cure Rate Model with Interval Censored Data
    • Nov 2015
      David Bagwell, (Mathematics)
    • Nov 2015
      Lauren Savage, (Mathematics)
    • Nov 2015
      Souad Sosa, (Mathematics)
      Likelihood Inference for Mixture Cure Rate Model

Courses

      • MATH 5399-003 RESEARCH IN MATHEMATICS
        (Course Id: 112022)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MATH 5391-007 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MATH
        (Topic: Statistics | Course Id: 108486)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MATH 5359-001 SURVIVAL ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 108473 | Servlearn: No)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 5399-005 RESEARCH IN MATHEMATICS
        (Course Id: 112022)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MATH 5391-006 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MATH
        (Course Id: 108486)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MATH 5305-001 STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 108419 | Servlearn: No)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 5699-005 RESEARCH IN MATHEMATICS
        (Course Id: 112023)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • MATH 4393-001 HONORS THESIS/SENIOR PROJ
        (Course Id: 108406)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MATH 3302-001 MULTIVARIATE STATISTICAL METH
        (Course Id: 108358 | Servlearn: No)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 5395-002 SPECIAL PROJECT
        (Course Id: 108489)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MATH 5391-013 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MATH
        (Topic: Lifetime Data Analysis | Course Id: 108486)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MATH 5391-015 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MATH
        (Topic: Advances in Survival Analysis | Course Id: 108486)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MATH 1426-271 CALCULUS I
        (Course Id: 108344)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 1426-272 CALCULUS I
        (Course Id: 108344)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HONR-SC 1426-001 HONORS CALCULUS I
        (Course Id: 103830)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • HONR-SC 1426-101 HONORS CALCULUS I
        (Course Id: 103830)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MATH 5395-002 SPECIAL PROJECT
        (Course Id: 108489)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MATH 5391-002 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MATH
        (Topic: Cure Rate Models | Course Id: 108486)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MATH 5305-001 STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 108419 | Servlearn: No)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 5395-006 SPECIAL PROJECT
        (Course Id: 108489)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MATH 5391-008 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MATH
        (Course Id: 108486)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MATH 5391-010 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MATH
        (Topic: Statistical Computing and Data | Course Id: 108486)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MATH 5359-001 SURVIVAL ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 108473 | Servlearn: No)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 5398-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108490)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MATH 6999-002 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 110861)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MATH 5392-003 SELECTED TOPICS IN MATH
        (Course Id: 108487 | Servlearn: No)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 5395-003 SPECIAL PROJECT
        (Course Id: 108489)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MATH 5391-007 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MATH
        (Topic: Math Education Research | Course Id: 108486)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MATH 5698-011 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108496)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MATH 3302-001 MULTIVARIATE STATISTICAL METH
        (Course Id: 108358 | Servlearn: No)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 5399-009 RESEARCH IN MATHEMATICS
        (Course Id: 112022)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MATH 5999-005 RESEARCH IN MATHEMATICS
        (Course Id: 112024)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MATH 5392-005 SELECTED TOPICS IN MATH
        (Topic: Clinical Trials | Course Id: 108487 | Servlearn: No)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 3316-001 STATISTICAL INFERENCE
        (Course Id: 108368 | Servlearn: No)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • MATH 5305-001 STATISTICAL METHODS
        (Course Id: 108419 | Servlearn: No)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus

Service to the University

    • Oct 2018 to  Present Committee Member
      Seminar/Colloquium Subcommittee for the Data Science Working Group, College of Science, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    • Feb 2017 to  Present Committee Member
      B.S. Degree Creation in Data Science, College of Science, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    • Feb 2017 to  Present Committee Member
      Graduate Affairs Committee, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    • Mar 2018 to  Mar 2018 Score Verifier
      2018 Calculus Bowl, organized by Department of Mathematics, University Hall, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    • Aug 2017 to  Aug 2017 Attendee, Faculty Development Activities
      Mathematics Faculty Training and Professional Development, Department of Mathematics, The University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    • Apr 2017 to  Apr 2017 Committee Member
      Math Chair Review Committee, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    • Oct 2016 to  Oct 2016 Attendee, Faculty Development Activities
      IDEAS Faculty Professional Development Session, University Center, Rio Grande Room A, The University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    • Sept 2016 to  Sept 2016 Attendee, Meeting
      Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Meeting, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    • Feb 2015 to  July 2015 Course Coordinator
      Mathematical Statistics 3: a third-year cluster of courses consisting of Risk Theory; Stochastic Process; Regression Analysis; Generalized Linear Models; and Non-Parametric Statistics, School of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    • Mar 2015 to  Apr 2015 Attendee, Faculty Development Activities
      Professionalisation of Teaching, Science Teaching and Learning Center, Faculty of Science, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    • Sept 2012 to  Aug 2013 Organizer
      Graduate Student Seminar, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Service to the Profession

    • Sept 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Communications in Statistics-Case Studies and Data Analysis (1); Statistical Methods in Medical Research (2); Biometrical Journal (1); Cogent Mathematics & Statistics (1); Journal of Applied Statistics (1); Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability (1); Statistics (1)
    • Oct 2018 to  Oct 2018
      Judge (Greensboro, North Carolina, USA,
      Best Undergraduate Presentation (6 presentations) in International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics
    • Oct 2018 to  Oct 2018
      Organizer and Chair (Greensboro, North Carolina, USA,
      Invited session entitled “Lifetime Data Analysis” for the International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics
    • Oct 2018 to  Oct 2018
      Committee MemberTurkey,
      Scientific committee for the 11th International Statistics Days Conference
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computation (1); Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods (2); Computational Statistics & Data Analysis (1); Statistical Methods in Medical Research (1); Biometrical Journal (1); Mathematics and Computers in Simulation (1); Statistics and Its Interface (1)
    • June 2018 to  June 2018
      Attendee, Faculty Development Activities (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, USA)
      Best Practices in Mentoring Undergraduates in Original Research, Center for Undergraduate Research in Mathematics
    • May 2018 to  May 2018
      Organizer (Gainesville, Florida, USA,
      Invited session entitled “Recent Advances in Reliability and Biomedical Science” for the International Indian Statistical Association Conference
    • Feb 2018 to  Feb 2018
      Panel member (Alexandria, Virginia, USA,
      NSF grant review panel
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2017
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation (1); Hacettepe Journal of Mathematics and Statistics (1); REVSTAT Statistical Journal (1)
    • May 2017 to  May 2017
      Attendee, Meeting (Atlanta, Georgia, USA,
      Models of Infectious Disease Agent Study (MIDAS) Annual Network Meeting
    • Mar 2017 to  Mar 2017
      Judge (Dallas, Texas, USA,
      Best poster presentations (12 presenttaions) at masters level in Conference of Texas Statisticians (organized by Department of Statistical Science, Southern Methodist University)
    • Oct 2016 to  Jan 2017
      Attendee, Meeting (Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, USA, USA)
      ASA North Texas Chapter Meetings
    • Sept 2015 to  Aug 2016
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computation (1); Computational Statistics & Data Analysis (1); Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation (1); Statistical Methods in Medical Research (1)
    • Aug 2016 to  Aug 2016
      Organizer and Chair (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada,
      Invited session entitled “Survival Analysis" for Ordered Data and their Applications in Reliability and Survival Analysis: An International Conference in Honour of N. Balakrishnan for his 60th Birthday
    • Aug 2016 to  Aug 2016
      Attendee, Workshop (McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Canada)
      Ordered Data and their Applications in Reliability and Survival Analysis: An International Conference in Honour of N. Balakrishnan for his 60th Birthday
    • 2014 to  2014
      External Examiner (Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa,
      Masters thesis entitled Estimation of Discretely Sampled Continuous Diffusion Processes with Application to Short-Term Interest Rate Models, University of Johannesburg
    • May 2013 to  May 2013
      Attendee, Workshop (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Canada)
      Skewed Statistical Models and Applications, organized by Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University
    • Dec 2009 to  Dec 2009
      Attendee, Conference (Kolkata, India,
      Seventh International Triennial Calcutta Symposium on Probability and Statistics, organized jointly by the Department of Statistics, University of Calcutta and Calcutta Statistical Association
    • Dec 2007 to  Dec 2007
      Attendee, Meeting (Kolkata, India, India)
      P. K. Banerjee Memorial Lectures, organized by the Calcutta Statistical Association
    • Dec 2007 to  Dec 2007
      Attendee, Meeting (Kolkata, India, India)
      P. K. Banerjee Memorial Seminar on Sample Survey and Economic Statistics, organized by the Department of Statistics, University of Calcutta
    • Dec 2006 to  Dec 2006
      Attendee, Conference (Kolkata, India, India)
      Sixth International Triennial Calcutta Symposium on Probability and Statistics, organized jointly by the Department of Statistics, University of Calcutta and Calcutta Statistical Association