Heiny, Erik Lowell
Associate Professor - Mathematics
LA 016
(801) 863-6281
(801) 863-6254
Last Updated: 10/24/18 -

NAME:                                              ERIK L. HEINY


  • Ph.D., Applied Statistics, University of Northern Colorado (2006)
  • M.S., Statistics, Michigan State University (1994)
  • B.S., Mathematics and Statistics, Colorado State University (1992)


In Press:

  • Gibby, J. (BS), Njeru, D. (BS), Cvetko, S. (PhD), Heiny, E. (PhD), Creer, A. (PhD), Gibby, W. (MD).  “Whole Body CT-Based Body Mass and Body Fat Quantification:  A Comparison to Hydrostatic Weighing and Air Displacement Plethysmography.”  Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. doi:10.1097/RCT.0000000000000516
  • Heiny, R. & Heiny, E. (2015) “Placement Model for First-Time Freshmen in Calculus I (Math 131):University of Northern Colorado”. Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory & Practice. doi:10.1177/1521025115618491
  • Heiny, E. & Heiny, R. (2014). “Stochastic Model of the 2012 PGA Tour Season”. Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports. Vol. 10, pgs. 367 – 380.
  • Chen, Hsiu-Chin, Heiny, E., & Lin, Chia-Hsuan, (2014) “Development of a Prediction Model for Early Diagnosis of Not Passing the National Council of Licensure Examination for Registered Associate Degree Nurses” Nursing Informatics, 2014, Official Conference Proceedings, doi:10.3233/978-1-61499-415-2-271.
  • Heiny, E. & Heiny, R. (2012)  “And the 2011 Driving Champion Is?  Dustin Johnson” Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports:  Vol. 8, Issue 4, article 2.
  • Heiny, E. & Heiny, R.  (2012) “An Eleven Year Study of the Relative Importance of Driving Accuracy and Driving Distance on Scoring Average on the PGA Tour.”  CHANCE, vol. 2, no. 1.
  •  Heiny, Erik L. & Blevins, D.  (2011)  “Predicting the Atlanta Falcons Play-Calling Using Discriminant Analysis,”  Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports:  Vol. 7: Iss. 3, Article 2.
  • Heiny, E. & Mundfrom, D.  (2010) The Effectiveness of Stepwise Discriminant Analysis as a Post Hoc Procedure to a Significant MANOVA.  Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, May 2010, Vol. 9, No. 1, 43-51.
  •  Heiny, E.  (2008) “Today’s PGA Tour Pro:  Long But Not So Straight,”  CHANCE, Volume 21, Number 1, p. 10-21.
  • Schaffer, J. & Heiny, E.  (2006).  “The Effects of Elevation on Slugging Percentage in Major League Baseball,”  CHANCE, Volume 19, Number 1, p. 28 - 34.