Dr. Michael T. Longnecker has been named interim head of the Department of Statistics in the College of Science at Texas A&M University. His appointment became effective February 1.

Longnecker has been with the department for 26 years and has served as associate department head since 2000. His areas of expertise include statistical process control, nonparametric statistics and statistical consulting.

Longnecker replaces Dr. James Calvin, who served as department head from 1998 until his recent appointment as an Executive Associate Vice President for Research for Texas A&M University. An international search is currently in progress for a permanent department head.


Contact: Pat Schaub, Communications Specialist, College of Science, Texas A&M University, EMAIL: pschaub@science.tamu.edu, PH: 979-862-1237.

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