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  • Ph.D. Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1999
  • M.S. Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1995
  • M.S. Mathematics, Portland State University, 1994
  • B.A. Computer Science, Columbia University, 1987

Research Interests

  • Environmental and spatial statistics
  • Statistical consulting
  • Statistical literacy and communication

Selected Publications [for a full list, see CV]

  • Sun, L. and Gitelman, A. I. (2016), "Simultaneous tests for homogeneity of two zero-inflated (beta) populations," Communications in Statistics--Theory and Methods, 45 (17), 5137-5153. 
  • Boersma, K. S., Dee, L. E., Miller, S. J., Bogan, M. T., Lytle, D. A., Gitelman, A. I. (2016), "Linking multidimensional functional diversity to quantitative methods: A graphical hypothesis-evaluation framework," Ecology, 97(3), 583-593.
  • Romer, J. D., Gitelman, A. I., Clements, S., and Schreck, C. B. (2015), "Designing a monitoring program to estimate estuarine survival of anadromous salmon smolts," PLos One, 10 (7), e0132912.
  • Taylor, A. E., Vajrala, N., Giguere, A. T., Gitelman, A. I., Arp, D. J., Myrold, D. D., Sayaverdra-Soto, L., and Bottemley, P. J. (2013), "Use of aliphatic n-alkynes to discriminate soil nitrification activities of ammonia-oxidizing thaumarchaea and bacteria," Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 79 (21), 6544-6551. 
  • Marley, K., Helfand, S. C., Edris, W. A., Mata, J. E., Gitelman, A. I., Medlock, J., and Seguin, B. (2013), "The effects of taurolidine alone and in combination with doxorubicin or carboplatin in canine osteosarcoma in vitro," BMC Veterinary Research 9 (1), 15. 

Instructional and Departmental Activities (current: bold faced)

  • ST 509 Statistical Consulting Practicum
  • ST 411/511 Methods of Data Analysis I
  • ST 412/512 Methods of Data Analysis II
  • ST 413/513 Methods of Data Analysis III
  • ST 516-ST 518 Course Development
  • ST 551 Statistical Methods I
  • ST 552 Statistical Methods II
  • ST 555 Advanced Experimental Design
  • ST 557 Applied Multivariate Analysis
  • ST 559 Bayesian Statistics
  • ST 565 Time Series
  • ST 599 Special Topics: Spatial Statistics
  • ST 599 Special Topics: Statistical Computing and Big Data
  • ST 623 Generalized Regression Models
  • Statistical Consulting Services

Professional Societies

  • American Statistical Association (ASA)
    • Section on Statistics and the Environment
    • Bayesian Statistical Science Section
    • Statistical Consulting Section
    • Statistical Education Section