Cliff Pereira

Contact Info

Primary Title: 
Research Associate
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Voice Contact: 
(541) 737-1984
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(541) 737-3489
Weniger Hall, Rm# 209

Current Research Interests:

  • Applications of statistics in biology.
  • Design and analysis of Experiments.
  • Mixed models, specifically models for complex multi-level designs and issues in extending linear mixed model results to generalized linear mixed models and other non-linear mixed models. Permutation tests for sparse data.
  • Statistical Consulting.

List Of Selected Publications

Instructional & Departmental Activities:

  • Director, Consulting Practicum (ST509C) 1990 to Present
  • Advanced Experimental Design (ST555) 1990 to Present

Professional Societies/Responsibilities/Honors:

Chair of organizing committee for Justus F. Seely Memorial Conference on Linear Models (2002-2003).

Secretary-Treasurer (1998-1999), Section on Statistical Consulting, American Statistical Association (ASA).

ASA Council of Chapters, Chapter Service Recognition Award, 1994.

Secretary-Treasurer (1986-87), Vice-President (1987-88), President (1988-1989), Council Representative (1989-1990), Oregon Chapter, ASA.

Member: American Statistical Association, Biometrics Society

Other Interests:

Music (from folk through jazz to classical) and outdoor activities (from gardening through birding to backpacking). 


Oregon State University Ph.D. 1985 Statistics
Portland State University - M.S. 1978 Biology, zoology
Reed College - B.A. 1973 Biology, biochemistry
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