Recent Academic Positions
  • Director, Data Science Nexus, University of Manitoba, May 2019 - Current.

  • Lead, the Data Science Initiative in the Faculty of Science, September 2018 - May 2019.

  • Associate Head (Graduate), Department of Statistics, July 2018 - Current.

  • Associate Head (Undergraduate), Department of Statistics,  May 2016 - July 2018.

  • Associate Professor (Tenured), Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba, April 2016 - Current.

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba, July 2010 - April 2016.

 

Education
  • Ph.D. in Statistics, Simon Fraser University, 2010.
    Thesis : "Bayesian Methods and Applications using WinBUGS".

  • M.Sc. in Statistics, Simon Fraser University, 2007.
    Thesis : "Bayesian Modelling and Software Development for the POST Project ".

  • B.Sc. Honours special degree in Statistics (First Class), University of Sri Jayewardenepura, 2002.
    Dissertation: "A statistical study on road traffic flows, behavior of pedestrians, delay time of vehicles and queue lengths of flows at Delkanda junction”, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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