El-Saidi, Mohammed A.
Title:
Professor - Finance and Economics
Office:
WB 248
Phone:
801-863-5371
Fax:
801-863-7218
Mail Code:
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Last Updated: 10/31/13 -

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HIGHER EDUCATION

MDP

(2003)

Management Development Program, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University

Ph.D.

(1986)

Mathematics (Applied Statistics Major), The University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee. Dissertation: "Generalized Logistic Regression". Minor: Mathematics and Computer Science

M.Sc.

(1980)

Mathematical Statistics, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.

B.Sc.

(1976)

Pure Mathematics, The University of Tanta, Tanta, Egypt. Minor: Statistics

M.A.

(1975)

Applied Mathematics & Psychology, The University of Tanta, Tanta, Egypt. Minor: Teaching Methods of Mathematics

B.Sc.

(1973)

Applied Mathematics & Education, The University of Tanta, Tanta, Egypt.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

June 2011 - Present

Professor of Statistics and Director of the Office of Academic Research, Utah Valley University, Orem, Utah.

June 2009 - June 2011

Associate Vice President, Academic Affairs, Utah Valley University, Orem, Utah. 

February 2009 - June 2009

Interim Vice President, Academic Affairs, Utah Valley University, Orem, Utah.

July 2008 - February 2009 

Associate Vice President, Academic Affairs, Utah Valley University, Orem, Utah. 

January 2008 -June 2008 

Professor of Mathematics, Texas A&M University - Central Texas, Killeen, Texas. 

August 2006 -January 2008

Academic Dean, Texas A&M University - Central Texas, Killeen, Texas.

May 2005 - August 2006

Assistant Dean of Assessment, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan.

August 2000 - May 2005

Department Head, Department of Accounting, Finance, Economics & Statistics, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan

August 1994 - August 2000

Professor of Statistics, Department of Economics & Applied Statistics, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan.

August 1993 - August 1994

Visiting Asociate Professor of Statistics, Department of  Statistics & Operations Research, Kuwait University, Kuwait City, Kuwait.

August 1989 - July 1993 

Associate Professor of Statistics, Department of Computer Information Systems, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan.

August 1986 - July 1989

Assistant Professor of Statistics, Department of Computer Information Systems, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan.

ACADEMIC HONORS

1.    Recipient, Utah Valley University Faculty Senate Faculty Excellence Award, 2013.

2.   Recipient, Texas A&M University-Central Texas Mini Grant (2008). Proposed study “ Application of Statistical Analysis Methodologies to Determine the Differential Stability of Total and Free Prostate Specific Antigen in Archival Serum Submitted to Intermittent Cold Storage Conditions”

3.   Recipient of the 2000 Ferris State University’s Michigan Association of Governing Boards Distinguished Faculty Award.

4.   An Editorial Board Member of Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods (2002 – 2009)

5.  Associate Editor, Environmetrics, the official journal of the International Environmetrics Society, 1996-2009

6.   Editor,The Newsletter of the International Environmetrics Society, 1996-1999

7.   The International Statistical Institute Lifetime Fellowship (since 1999)

8.   Nominee for Ferris State University 1989, 1991, and 1999 Michigan Association of Governing Boards Distinguished Faculty Award

9.   Ferris State University 1998/99 Distinguished Teacher Award: Finalist

10.  Ferris State University 1997/98 Distinguished Teacher Award: Finalist

11.  Recipient of the 1996 Ferris State University Provost’s Award for Excellence.

12.   Recipient, the 1996 Ferris State University Presidential Merit Award.

13.   Recipient, the 1996, 1993, and 1990 Ferris State University Faculty Research Grants.

14.   University Fellowship: The University of Memphis, 1984-1986.

15.   University Fellowship: The University of Iowa, 1980-1983.

16.   Ranked first among the 1973 Mathematics Graduates, The University of Tanta, Egypt.

 PUBLICATIONS

Refereed Articles:

1.  “The Current State of Female Leadership in the United Arab Emirates." Journal of Global Responsibility,2013, Vol. 4, No. 1,  99-112 . [With Linzi Kemp and Susan Madsen]

2.  “Implementation of a Strategic Group Map and Balanced Scorecard in a University Setting.” International Journal of Management in Education, 2010, Vol. 4, No. 2, 216-231. [with Laura L. Matherly]

3.  “Long-Term Stability of Thyroid Hormones and DNA in Blood Spots Kept Under Varying Storage Conditions.” Pediatrics International, 2010, 52(4), 637-639. [with Asmahan A. El Ezzi]

4. "Stability of Total and Free Prostate Specific Antigen in Serum Submitted to Intermittent Cold Storage Conditions". Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry, 2009, 24(2), 166-174. [With Asmahan A. El Ezzi]

5. "Modeling Uncertainty in Periodic Random Environment: Applications to Environmental Studies," Environmetrics, 1999, 10(4)  467-485. [with B. Dimitrov and S. Chukova]

6.   “Estimation of the Parameters in the Double Periodic Model,” Austrian Journal of Statistics, 1998, Vol. 27, No 1&2,  49-57. [with Zohel Khalil]

7. “A General Log-Linear Model for the Analysis of Band Recovery Data,” Environmetrics, 1998, 9(4), 377-391. [with Michael C. Cooper and D. G. Bonett].

8. “Estimating the Three-Parameter Weibull Distribution by the Method of Probability-Weighted Moments with Application to Medical Survival Data”. The International Congress on Modeling and Simulation [Australia] (edited by A. D.  McDonald and Michael McAleer), 1998, Vol. 3,  995-1000. [with Alfred A. Bartolucci, Karan P. Singh, Anne D. Bartolucci, and Michael J. Hardin]

9. “On Probability Distributions with Accumulating Failure Rates in Periodic Environment,” Environmetrics, 1996, 7(1)  17-26. [with Boyan Dimitrov and Zohel Khalil]

10. “Some Moment Properties and Limit Theorems of the Reversed Generalized Logistic Distribution with Applications,” Communications in Statistics- Theory Methods, 1996, 25(3)  609-630. [with B. Dimitrov, and S. Chukova]

11. “Extended Logistic Distributions: Properties and Possible Applications,” Statistical   Data Analysis, 1996, 10-23. [with S. Chukova, and B. Dimitrov]

12.  “A Symmetric Extended Logistic Model with Applications to Experimental Toxicity   Data,” Biometrical Journal, 1995, 37(2) 205-216.

13. “Characterization of a General Class of Life-Testing Models,” Journal of Applied   Probability, 1995, 32, 548-553. [with Mohamed E. Ghitany and Zohel Khalil]

14. “A Note on the Computation of the Cumulative Distribution Function of the  Noncentral F Distribution,” The Egyptian Statistical Journal, 1994, 38  98-105. [with Karan P. Singh]

15. “A Power Transformation for Generalized Logistic Response Function with Application to Quantal Bioassay,” Biometrical Journal, 1993, 35(6), 715-726.

16. “Symmetric Generalized Logistic Distribution: Some Moment Properties and Approximation to the Normal Distribution,” Statistics, 1993, 25, 79-87. [with Karan P. Singh, and Alfred A. Bartolucci]

17.  “A Minimum Logit Chi-Squared Estimator for Asymmetric Generalizations of the   Logistic Model,” The Egyptian Statistical Journal, 1993, 37,  213-221.

18.  “An Analysis of the Effect of Mother’s Working Status on the Development of   Pre-School Children”.  American Statistical Association, 1993, Refereed Proceedings of the Social Statistics Section, 721-726. [with Effat Moussa and Mavis Barkley]

19. “A Generalized Log- Logistic Model for Analysis of Survival Data”. American Statistical  Association, 1992, Refereed Proceedings of the Statistical Computing Section, 113-118 [with Karan P. Singh and Alfred A. Bartolucci] 

20. “Evaluating the Cumulative Distribution Function and 100a Percentage Point of a Family of Generalized Logistic Distributions,” Biometrical Journal, 1991, 33(7)  865-873. [with Karan P. Singh]

21. “On a Characterization of the Generalized Log-Logistic Distribution”.  Environmetrics, 1990, 1, 337-342. [with Karan P. Singh, and Alfred A. Bartolucci]

22. “Generalized Logistic Model for Quantal Response Bioassay,” Biometrical Journal, 1990, 32(8)  943-954. [with Olusegun George] 

23. “Computing Probabilities for the Difference of Two T-Variables,” The 22nd Symposium on the interface of Computer Science and Statistics, 1990, Refereed Proceedings, 519-523 [with Karan P. Singh and George E. Relyea]

24.  “A Generalized Logistic Model for Analysis of Dose-Response Data”. Current Science, 1989, 58, 1247-1249. [with Karan P. Singh]

25. “On the Stukel Model: Generalized Minimum Logit Chi-Squared Estimators,” Journal of Statistical Studies, 1988, 8, 1-8. [with Karan P. Singh (1988). 

26. “Generalized Logistic Approximation of the Student t-distribution,” Communication in Statistics: Simulation and Computations, 1986, 15(4), 1199-1208. [with E.O. George and Karan P. Singh

Non-Refereed Articles

27. “The ISO 14000 Series of International Standards”. The International Environmetrics Society Newsletter, Vol. 3 1997, No. 1, 10-11.

28.  Book Review of Environmental Statistics and Data Analysis by Wayne R. Ott”. The International Environmetrics Society Newsletter, Vol. 3, No. 2 1997, 10-11.

Textbook Materials’ Publications

29.  Test Bank to accompany Statistics for Business and Economics by Newbold, Carlson and Thorne, 7th Edition, ISBN: 10-0136085059, Prentice Hall (2010).

30.  Test Bank to accompany Statistics for Business and Economics by Newbold, Carlson and Thorne, 6th Edition, ISBN: 0-13-188091-8, Pearson Prentice Hall (2007).

31. Test Bank to accompany Elementary Statistics by Johnson and Kuby, 10th Edition, ISBN: 0-495-10530-9, Brooks/Cole (2007).

32.  Test Bank to accompany Data Analysis & Decision Making with Microsoft Excel by Albright, Winston, and Zappe, 3rd Edition, ISBN: 0-324-40220-1, Brooks/Cole (2006).

33.  Test Bank to accompany Introduction to Probability & Statistics by Mendenhall, Beaver and Beaver, 12th Edition, ISBN: 0-534-46327-4, Brooks / Cole (2006).

34.  Test Bank to accompany Essentials of Business Statistics by Ronald M. Weiers, 5th Edition", ISBN: 0-534-46473-4, Duxbury (2006).

35.  Test Bank to accompany Statistics for Management and Economics by Keller, 7th Edition, ISBN: 0-534-49128-6, Brooks/ Cole (2005).

36.  Test Bank to accompany Just the Essentials of Elementary Statistics by Johnson and Kuby, 9th Edition, ISBN: 0-534-99950-6, Brooks/Cole (2005).

37.  Test Bank to accompany Elementary Statistics by Johnson and Kuby, 9th Edition, ISBN: 0-534-39920-7, Brooks/Cole (2005).

38. Test Bank to accompany Introduction to Business Statistics by Ronald M. Weiers, 5th Edition, ISBN: 0-534-49273-8, Duxbury (2005),

39. Test Bank to accompany Applied Statistics for Engineers and Scientists by Devore and Farnum, 2nd Edition, ISBN: 0-534-46721-0, Brooks/Cole (2005).

40.  Test Bank to accompany Basic Statistical Ideas for Managers by Hildebrand, Ott, and Gray, 2nd Edition, ISBN: 0-534-38292-4, Brooks/Cole (2005).

41.  Test Bank to accompany Data Analysis for Managers with Microsoft Excel by Albright, Winston, and Zappe, ISBN: 0-534-39908-8, Brooks/Cole (2004).

42.  Test Bank to accompany Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences by Devore, 6th Edition, ISBN: 0-534-39935-5, Brooks/Cole (2004).

43.  Test Bank to accompany Introduction to Probability & Statistics by Mendenhall, Beaver and Beaver, 11th Edition, ISBN: 0-534-39523-6, Brooks/Cole (2003).

44.  Test Bank to accompany Data Analysis & Decision Making with Microsoft Excel by Albright, Winston, and Zappe, 2nd Edition”, ISBN: 0-534-39908-8, Brooks/Cole (2003).

45. Test Bank to accompany Introduction to Business Statistics by Ronald M. Weiers, 4th Edition, ISBN: 0-534-38767-5, Duxbury (2002).

46.  Test Bank to accompany Statistics for Management and Economics by Keller and Warrack, 6th Edition", ISBN: 0-534-39190-7, Brooks/ Cole (2002).

47.  Instructor's Suite for Microsoft Office to accompany Statistics for Management and Economics by Keller and Warrack, 6th Edition", ISBN: 0-534-39194-X, Brooks/ Cole (2002). [with Gerald Keller and Zvi Goldstein]

48.  Test Bank to accompany Statistics for Management and Economics by Keller and Warrack, 5th Edition", ISBN: 0-534-36146-9, Duxbury (2000).

49.  Instructor's Suite for Microsoft Office to accompany Statistics for Management and Economics by Keller and Warrack, 5th Edition", ISBN: 0-534-37148-5, Duxbury (2000). [with Zvi Goldstein, Gerald Keller and Brian Warrack]

50.  Test Bank to accompany Managerial Statistics by Albright, Winston, and Zappe, ISBN: 0-534-37142-6, Duxbury. (2000).

51.  Test Bank to accompany Data Analysis & Decision Making with Microsoft Excel by Albright, Winston, and Zappe, ISBN: 0-534-36186-2, Duxbury (2000).

52.  Test Bank to accompany Relevant Business Statistics, using Microsoft Excel by Gerbing, ISBN: 0-324-00190-8, South-Western College Publishing, ITP West (1999).

JOURNAL / EDITORSHIPS

Editor, The Newsletter of the International Environmetrics Society, 1996-1999
Associate Editor, Environmetrics, the official journal of the International Environmetrics Society, 1996-2009
Editorial Board, Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, 2002-2009

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • The International Statistical Institute (Lifetime membership since1999).
  • American Statistical Association.
  • The Institute of Mathematical Statistics.
  • The International Environmetrics Society.

PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCES

1.  A Causal Model Integrating Strategic Management and Total Quality Management to Predict Student’s Intention to Enroll in Higher Education and Employer’s Intention to Hire [with Laura L. Matherly], Presented at the Fourth International Quality Congress – Middle East, Hamdan Bin Mohammed University, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 22nd – 24th , 2010.

2. Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) Annual Conference, Seattle, Washington, February 17-18, 2010.

3.  "Implementation of Strategic Group Maps and a Balanced Scorecard in a University Setting". Presented at Southern Management Association, 2008 Annual Meeting, [with Laura Matherly], St. Petersburg Beach, FL, October 28 - November 1, 2008.

4. The First Utah Valley University Conference on "Best Practices in Policy Management", Orem, UT, November 7, 2008.

5.  “Using Project Management to Implement Strategic Planning and a Strategic   Scorecard in a University Setting.” Presented at the Southwest Academy of Management Meeting [with Laura Matherly and Dan Martin], March 5-8, 2008, Houston, TX.

6.    Member of the Scientific Committee of the Thirteenth International Conference on  Quantitative Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Genoa, Italy, June 18-22, 2002.

7.  Midwest Business Administration Association 38th Annual Meeting, Chicago, February 27 - March 1, 2002.

8.   The ACBSP Region 4 Annual Meeting, November 15-16, 2001, Ashland       University, Ashland, Ohio.

9.  "Correlated Binary Process in Environmental Modeling". Presented at the Twelfth International Conference on Quantitative Methods for Decision Making, Portland, Oregon, August 13-17, 2001.

10. Chair, "Aquatic Environmetrics", Contributed Paper Session, the Twelfth      International Conference on Quantitative Methods for Decision Making, Portland, Oregon, August 13-17, 2001.

11.   The ACBSP Thirteenth Annual Conference, New York, June 29-July 2, 2001 ·

12.   Midwest Business Administration Association 37th Annual Meeting, Chicago,        March 7-9, 2001.

13. Member of the Scientific Committee of the Eleventh International Conference on Quantitative Methods for the Environmental Sciences, the University of Sheffield, Sheffield, England , September 4-8, 2000. The conference was sponsored jointly by The International Environmetrics Society (TIES) and Statistics in Public Resources and Utilities, and in Care of the Environment (SPRUCE).

14.  Midwest Business Administration Association 36th Annual Meeting, Chicago,      March 1-3, 2000.

15.  Creation and Development of the Environmetrics Research and Education Program for Colombia". Presented at the Tenth International Conference on Quantitative Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Athens, Greece, August 23-27, 1999.

16. Member of the Scientific Committee of the Ninth International Conference on Quantitative Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Queensland, Australia, July 3-6, 1998.

17.   Chair, "Source Identification & Detection of Change" contributed paper session,     the Ninth International Conference on Quantitative Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Queensland, Australia, July 3-6, 1998.

18.  Chair, "Modelling Environmental Evolution with Periodic Behavior" invited        session, the Eighth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Innsbruck, Austria, August 4 - 8, 1997.

19.   "Uncertainty in Periodic Environment and its Applications for                             Environmental Modelling". Presented at the Eighth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Innsbruck, Austria, August 4 - 8, 1997.

20.   "Estimation of the Parameters in the Double Periodic Model". Presented at            the Eighth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Innsbruck, Austria, August 4 - 8, 1997.

21. "A General Log-Linear Model for the Analysis of Band Recovery Data". Presented  at the Eighth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Innsbruck, Austria, August 4 - 8, 1997.

22.   Member of the Scientific Committee of the Eighth International Conference on    Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Innsbruck, Austria, August 4 - 8, 1997.

23.   "Modelling Periodicity of Chemical Concentrations in the Niagara River Water".     Presented at Seventh International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 22 - 26, 1996.

24.   "Overall Population Growth in Periodic Environment". Presented at the Sixth        International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, December 6 - 9, 1995.

25.   "A New Method for Estimating Parameters and Quantiles of the Three-Parameter   Weibull Distribution". Presented at the Sixth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, December 6 - 9, 1995.

26. Chair, "Soil Studies and Stochastic Hydrology" contributed paper session, the Sixth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, December 6 - 9, 1995.

27.  "Some Moment Properties and Limit Theorems of the Reverses Generalized      Logistic Distribution with Applications". Presented at the Fifth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, August 11 -15, 1994.

28.   "On Some Characterizations of the Reverses Generalized Logistic Distribution".     Presented at the Fifth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, August 11 -15, 1994.

29. "On Probability Distributions with Accumulating Failure Rates in Periodic Random Environment". Presented at the Fifth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, August 11 -15, 1994.

30.  Chair, "Statistical Methods with Environmental Applications" contributed paper session, the Fifth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, August 13, 1994.

31. Chair, "Modelling: Air Quality and Climatology" contributed paper session, the Fifth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, August 15, 1994.

32.   "On the Non-central F Probabilities". Presented at the Annual Conference of the     American Statistical Association, San Francisco, August. 8-12, 1993.

33.   An invited speaker at the Fourth International Conference of Statistical Methods    for the Environmental Sciences, Finland, August 17-21, 1992.

34.   "Symmetric Generalized Logistic Models for Quantal Assay Data: A Review".        Presented at the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, Boston, August 9-13, 1992.

35. "A Generalized Log-Logistic Model for Analysis of Survival Data". Presented at   the American Statistical Association Winter Conference, Louisville, January 3-5, 1992.

36.   Chair, "Contingency Tables: Function Estimation" contributed paper session, the     American Statistical Association Winter Conference, Louisville, January 3-5, 1992.

37.  "On a Characterization of the Generalized Log-Logistic Distribution". Presented   at the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, Atlanta, August 18-22, 1991.

38.  "Estimating the Three--Parameter Weibull Distribution by the Method of          Probability—Weighted Moments". Presented at the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, Atlanta, August 18-22, 1991.

39.   "Evaluating the Cumulative Distribution Function and 100a Percentage Point of a   Family of Generalized Logistic Distributions". Presented at the American Statistical Association Winter Conference, Orlando, January 3-7, 1990.

40.   Represented Ferris State University at the "Michigan Conference on Teaching and Use of Statistical Theory and Methods", Michigan State University, East Lansing, October. 25-26, 1990.

41.  "A Generalized Logistic Model for Quantal Response Bioassay". Presented at the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, New Orleans, August 22-25, 1988.

42.   Represented Ferris State University at the "Mid-Michigan American Statistical       Association Meeting", Michigan State University, East Lansing, October 27, 1987.

43.   Attended the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, Chicago, August 18-21, 1986.

RESEARCH GRANTS

  • FSU Travel Grant (1999): To present a paper at the Tenth International Conference on Quantitative Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Athens, Greece, Aug. 23-27, 1999.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1998): To present a paper at the Ninth International Conference on Quantitative Methods for the Environmental Sciences, Queensland, Australia, July 3-6, 1998.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1997): To present three papers at the Eighth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences and the Seventh General Meeting of the International Environmetrics Society, Innsbruck, Austria, Aug. 4-8, 1997.
  • Recipient of the 1996 FSU Faculty Research Grant.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1996): To present a paper at the Seventh International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences and the Sixth General Meeting of the International Environmetrics Society, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 22-26, 1996.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1995): To present two papers at the Sixth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences and the Fifth General Meeting of the International Environmetrics Society, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, Dec. 6-9, 1995.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1994): To present a paper at the Fifth International Conference on Statistical Methods for the Environmental Sciences and the Fourth General Meeting of the International Environmetrics Society, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, Aug. 11-15, 1994.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1993): To present a paper at the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, San Francisco, California, Aug. 8-12, 1993.
  • Recipient of the 1993 FSU Faculty Research Grant.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1992): To present a paper at the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, Boston, Aug. 8-13, 1992.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1992): To present a paper at the Annual Conference and Chair the "Contingency Tables; Function Estimation" contributed paper session in the Winter Conference of the American Statistical Association, Louisville, Jan. 3-5, 1992.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1991): To present two papers at the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, Atlanta, Aug. 18-22. 1991.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1990): To attend the Michigan Conference on Teaching and Use of Statistical Theory and Methods, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Oct. 27, 1990.
  • Recipient of the 1990 FSU Faculty Research Grant.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1990): To present a paper at the Winter Conference of the American Statistical Association, Orlando, Jan. 3-7, 1990.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1988): To present a paper at the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, New Orleans, Aug. 22-25, 1988.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1987): To attend the Mid-Michigan American Statistical Association Meeting, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Oct. 27, 1987.
  • FSU Travel Grant (1986): To attend the Annual Conference of the American Statistical Association, Chicago, Aug. 18-21, 1986.