Professor Kerrie Mengersen

Professor Kerrie Mengersen

Kerrie Mengersen

Elected in 2018

Short citation at year of election

Kerrie Mengersen has made internationally recognised contributions to the field of Bayesian statistics. She has consistently maintained a dual focus on statistical methodology and its application, with methodological contributions at the frontier of Bayesian theory, methodology and computation, and applied contributions to substantive problems in health, environment and industry. Mengersen is also well known for her leadership ability and passion for developing young researchers in statistics and the applied sciences.

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