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Biographical entry Billard, Lynne (1943 - )

Born
27 June 1943
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Statistician and Educator

Summary

Lynne Billard has worked to involve statisticians in solving problems of modern society. Her work on the incubation period of AIDS has impacted greatly on public health education. Billard has been president of the world's two largest statistical societies.

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Events

1966
Education - Bachelor of Science with First Class Honours (BSc (Hons)) completed at the University of New South Wales
1969
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of New South Wales
1975 - 1980
Career position - Associate Professor at Florida State University, USA
1980 -
Career position - Professor of Statistics at the University of Georgia, USA
1980 - 1984
Career position - Head of Computer Science at the University of Georgia, USA
1980 - 1989
Career position - Head of Statistics at the University of Georgia, USA
1989 - 1991
Career position - Associate Dean of the University of Georgia, USA
1992 -
Career position - University Professor (Distinguished Chair) at the University of Georgia, USA
1994 - 1995
Career position - President of the International Biometric Society
1996
Career position - President of the American Statistical Association
1999
Award - Alumni Award received from the University of New South Wales

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Online Resources

See also

  • Herd, Margaret (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 2002, 38 edn, Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001, 2020 pp. Details

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