Teaching Experience

University of South Carolina

  • STAT 718: High-Dimensional Data

    Graduate course covering supervised and unsupervised machine learning, optimization algorithms for big data, sparse statistical modeling, and structured sparsity regularization

    [Spring 2021 Syllabus] [Spring 2021 Class Schedule]

  • STAT 714: Linear Statistical Models

    Graduate course covering matrix algebra, estimation and inference for linear models, Gauss Markov and generalized least squares models, and shrinkage methods

    [Fall 2020 Syllabus] [Fall 2020 Class Schedule]

University of Florida

  • STA 3024: Introduction to Statistics II

    Undergraduate course covering parametric/nonparametric tests and confidence intervals, one-way and two-way analysis of variance, simple and multiple linear regression, and categorical data analysis

    [Spring 2016 Syllabus] [Spring 2016 Class Schedule]

Letters of recommendation

If you are a current or former student who would like me to write you a letter of recommendation, please ask me as early as possible. If I agree to write a letter, you will need to provide me with:

  • a list of the programs you are applying to and their application deadlines

  • a list of classes you have taken from me and the grades you earned

  • a description of the highlights of your work from those classes (e.g. assignments, class projects, etc.)

  • a resume or CV and a personal statement

  • specific attributes or accomplishments I should highlight in my letter.