# School News

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## NEWS ARCHIVE

## Announcing the Winners of the Probability Competition 2014 for undergraduate students[posted: 8/5/2014]We are delighted to announce the following results of the Probability Competition 2014 for second and third year undergraduate students that was organised and sponsored by the Department of Mathematics... more |

## BHP Billiton Research Scholarship (BHPBRS)[posted: 8/4/2014]The BHP Billiton Research Scholarship will be offered in 2014 to female students at the University of Melbourne commencing full-time PhD studies in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in an area... more |

## Professor Kerry Landman was awarded the ANZIAM medal[posted: 6/2/2014]Dear colleagues, It is with great pleasure that I write to let you all know that Kerry Landman was awarded the ANZIAM medal yesterday evening. The ANZIAM medal is ANZIAM's premier medal,... more |

## Professor Peter Hall was awarded a Doctor Honoris Causa from the University of Cantabria in Spain[posted: 6/2/2014]Dear Colleagues, Peter Hall received a Doctor Honoris Causa from the University of Cantabria in Spain recently. On behalf of the department may I congratulate Peter on this... more |

## Department of Mathematics and Statistics is lead institution for $20m ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematical and Statistical Frontiers of Big Data, Big Models, New Insights[posted: 20/12/2013]Peter Hall, Jan De Gier, Aurore Delaigle, Peter Forrester and Peter Taylor are the Chief Investigators of the new ARC Centre of Excellence, a partnership of the University of Melbourne (lead institution),... more |

## LECTURER, APPLIED MATHEMATICS (2 POSITIONS)[posted: 28/10/2013](Position No.:0032066) Position closes 11.55pm Sunday November 10, 2013. Lecturers (Level B) Applied Mathematics: the University of Melbourne's Faculty of Science/Department of Mathematics... more |

## Associate Professor Aurore Delaigle was elected as an Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) Fellow[posted: 16/8/2013]Dear Colleagues, It is my pleasure to announce that Associate Professor Aurore Delaigle has just been elected as an Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) Fellow. Another... more |

## Professor Peter Taylor was awarded ARC's most prestigious Laureate Fellowships[posted: 12/7/2013]Dear Colleagues I am very pleased to write a second good news email! I am delighted to announce that two of our outstanding research scientists have been awarded the ARCâ€™s most prestigious... more |

## PhD opportunity in Probability and Statistics[posted: 25/6/2013]A PhD studentship is available at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne or the School of Mathematical and Geospatial Sciences, RMIT University from January 2014.... more |

## Professor Peter Hall was elected as a Foreign Associate of the US National Academy of Sciences[posted: 2/5/2013]On May 2, 2013 Professor Peter Hall was elected as a Foreign Associate of the US National Academy of Sciences. The press release is available on the website at http://www.nas.edu/... more |