News archive - April 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Jim Kalbfleisch (1940-2017)

Jim Kalbfleisch

With the passing of Jim Kalbfleisch we have lost a mentor, colleague and wonderful friend whose efforts in the early years shaped our Department.

Further information on Jim’s career can be located on our In Memoriam site.

A visitation will be held from 2:00 to 4:30pm on Saturday April 29th at the Westmount Memorial Celebration Centre. On Sunday April 30th, Jim's family will also receive visitors from 12:00 to 2:00 followed by a Celebration of Life Service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to any charity of choice. Jim's favourite charities included the KW Symphony, the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre, and the Jim Kalbfleisch Award at the University of Waterloo.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

It is with great pleasure that the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at the University of Waterloo welcomes Dr. Mario Ghossoub as an Assistant Professor as of May 1st 2017.

Mario Ghossoub

GHOSSOUB, Mario (PhD 2011, University of Waterloo) Assistant Professor, Dept. of Statistics and Actuarial science.