Dr Lawrence Pettit
Reader in Statistics
Email: email@example.comTelephone: +44 (0)20 7882 3285Room Number: Queens’ Building, Room: W420Website: http://www.maths.qmul.ac.uk/~pettit/Office Hours: Semester B: Tuesday 2.30-3.30, Thursday 10.30-11.30 Easter vacation: Tuesday 10.30-12.30 or e-mail me for an appointment.
Dr Lawrence Pettit is Reader in Statistics. He holds a BA in Mathematics from Oxford University, an MSc in Statistics from UCL and a PhD from Nottingham University for a thesis on Bayesian approaches to outliers. He is a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society and a Chartered Statistician. His main interests are in Bayesian Statistics, particularly model choice in a wide range of areas. In the School he is the Chair of the taught postgraduate Exam Board and a member of the Teaching and Learning Committee. Within the College he is a Deputy Chair for Appeals and a member of the Taught Programmes Board. He is an external examiner at the University of Southampton and was a Senior Examiner for the Royal Statistical Society.