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We’re at the head of our class, and we have it down to a science.

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Statistician Valen Johnson Named Texas A&M Dean of Science

Dr. Valen E. Johnson, University Distinguished Professor of Statistics and head of the Department of Statistics at Texas A&M University, has been named Dean of Science at Texas A&M University and holder of the Richard H. Harrison III/External Advisory Council Endowed Dean's Chair in Science, effective May 1.

Johnson's appointment was announced Monday (April 8) by Texas A&M Provost and Executive Vice President Dr. Carol A. Fierke.

Johnson, a renowned expert in Bayesian statistics and using probability distributions to represent uncertainties with regard to unknown quantities, has been serving as interim dean of Texas A&M Science since July 1. The 11th dean in college [...]

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