DAVID ROSS BRILLINGER

VITA

1937 Born, Toronto, Canada

Degrees and Other Education:

1961-2 Social Science Research Council Fellow,
London School of Economics

1961 Ph.D., Mathematics, Princeton University

1960 M.A., Mathematics, Princeton University

Associate of the Society of Actuaries

1959 B.A., Mathematics, Victoria University,
University of Toronto

Lieutenant(c), Royal Canadian Naval Reserve

Academic and Research Career:

1979-81 Chair, Statistics Department, UCB

1977 Short Term Visitor, Commonwealth Scientific and
Industrial Organization, Australia

1976 Visiting Professor of Mathematics, University
of Auckland, New Zealand

1969- Professor of Statistics, University of
California, Berkeley

1969 Instructional Lecturer, 12th Biennial Seminar,
Canadian Mathematical Congress

1967-8 Visiting Associate Professor, University of
California, Berkeley

1966-9 Reader, London School of Economics and
Political Science (LSE)

1964-6 Lecturer, LSE

1962-4 Member of Technical Staff, Bell Telephone
Laboratories (half-time)

Lecturer in Mathematics, Princeton University
(half-time)

Honors:

2010 Visiting Maclaurin
Fellow, New Zealand Institute of Mathematics & its
Applications

Honourary Member, Statistical Society of Canada

2008 Doctor of Science (honoris causa), McMaster
University, Canada

2007 PIMS 10th Anniversary Distinguished Lecturer

Principal Lecturer, 10th Latin American Congress on
Statistics and Probability (Unable to present due to family illness and death
just before)

2006 Foreign Member, Brazilian Academy of Science

2005 Neyman Lecturer, IMS

2004 Huggins Lecturer, Acadia University, Nova
Scotia

Filmed as a Distinguished Statistician for the
American Statistical Association's Archive

Pfizer Colloquium, University of Connecticut

Foreign Member, Norwegian Academy of Science and
Letters

2003 Doctor of Mathematics (honoris causa),
University of Waterloo.

2002 Keynote Speaker, 34th Symposium on the
Interface

2002 Founding Fellow, Fields Institute for Research
in Mathematical Sciences

2001 Parzen Prize for Statistical Innovation

Honorary Member, Probability and Statistics Section,
Cuban Society of Mathematics and Computation

2000 Britton Lecturer, McMaster University,
Canada

1999 Doctor of Science (honoris causa), University
of Western Ontario

1997 Lecturer PIMS Inaugural Meeting

1996 Hunter Lecturer, International Environmetrics
Society

1994 Distinguished Lecturer, Simon Fraser University

Keynote Speaker, SPIE International Society for
Optical Engineering, San Diego

1993 Keynote Speaker, 25th Symposium on the
Interface

Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Principal Lecturer, 5th Latin American Congress on
Statistics and Probability

Keynote Speaker, Stochastic and Statistical Methods
in Hydrology and Environmental Engineering Conference, Waterloo, Ontario

Keynote Speaker, Winter Meeting, Canadian
Mathematical Society

1992 Recipient Gold Medal, Statistical Society of
Canada

Herzberg Lecturer, Carleton University, Ottawa,
Canada

Keynote Speaker, 3rd General Meeting of the
Environmetric Society, Helsinki

Invited Lecturer, Opening Meeting Fields Institute

1991 R.A. Fisher Award of the Committee of
Presidents of Statistical Societies

Distinguished Lecturer, University of Texas at
Dallas.

1989 Wilks Lecturer, Princeton University

1985 Fellow, Royal Society of Canada

Principal Speaker, Summer Research Institute,
Australian Mathematical Society

Principal Speaker, 2nd Latin American Congress on
Statistics and Probability, Caracas

1984 Hotelling Lecturer, University of North
Carolina

1983 Wald Lecturer, Institute of Mathematical
Statistics

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of
Science

Invited Speaker, International Congress of
Mathematicians, Warsaw

Guest Lecturer, Peking University, Beijing,
China

1982-3 Guggenheim Fellow

1981 Jacob Marschak Seminar Speaker, UCLA

1979 Medallion Lecturer, Institute of Mathematical
Statistics (IMS), Los Angeles

1975-6 Guggenheim Fellow

1974 Member, International Statistical Institute

Special Invited Lecturer, Institute of Mathematical
Statistics, Edmonton

1973 Miller Research Professor, UCB

1972 Fellow, American Statistical Association

1969 Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics

1961-1962 Social Science Research Council Fellow

1960-1961 Bell Telephone Laboratories Graduate
Fellowship

1959-60 Woodrow Wilson National Fellow

1959 Canada Council Scholarship

1959 S. H. Janes Medal, Prim in Math et Phys,
Victoria University, Toronto

1958 One of top five competitors in Putnam
Mathematical Competition

Elected or Appointed Positions:

2008-9 Member CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize Committee

2007- Member, Scientific Advisory Board, Center for
Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis, Norway

2006- Editorial Board, Latin American Journal of
Probability and Mathematical Statistics

2006-8 President, The International Environmetrics
Society (TIES), the Environmetrics Section of the ISI

2003-5 Chair, Advisory Committee Berkeley
Seismographic Laboratory

2003-7 Chair, Committee on Publications,
International Statistical Institute (ISI)

2003 Charter Member, Network of Earthquake
Engineering Simulation (NEES)

2001-2 President, Statistical Society of Canada

Member, Advisory Committee Berkeley Seismographic
Laboratory

2000-4 Chair, Committee on Probability and
Statistics in the Physical Sciences, Bernoulli Society

2000 Member, Committee to Consider Service Medal
Awards, International Statistical Institute

1999-2005 Member, Scientific Review Panel, Pacific
Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS)

1999-2000 Chair, Section U (Statistics), American
Association for the Advancement of Science

1998-2001 Section Editor, Encyclopedia of
Environmetrics

1998-2001 Member, Synge Prize Committee, Royal
Society of Canada

1998- Associate Editor, Brazilian J. Probability and
Statistics

1997 Member, NASA Panel to Review the Haystack Radar

1997- Faculty Participant, Pacific Earthquake
Engineering Research Center (PEER)

1996-7 Member, International Committee to Review
Canadian Mathematics

1996- Deputy Editor, Environmetrics

1995-7 Editor, Statistical Science

1995- Editorial Board, Resenhas, now Sao Paulo
Journal of Mathematical Sciences

1995 Board, National Institute of Statistical
Sciences (NISS)

Member, IMS Committee on Liaison with
Bernoulli Society

1994-5 President, Institute of Mathematical
Statistics

Member, Awards Committee, Statistical Society
of Canada

1994-7 Member-at-Large, Section on Statistics, AAAS

1994-8 Editor, Statistical Science

Member, Parzen Prize Committee

1993-7 Advisory Committee, Earthquake Engineering
Research Center

1993-5 Member, Committee of Presidents of
Statistical Societies (COPSS)

1992-4 Consulting Editor, Canadian Journal of
Statistics

1992-8 Member, Scientific Advisory Panel, Fields
Institute, Canada

1991-2002 Co-Chair, Group in Biostatistics

1991-4 Editorial Board, Case Studies in Biometry

1990-6 Editorial Advisory Board, Environmetrics

1990 Member, Blue Ribbon Committee on the
Establishment of Mediterranean Fruit Fly in California

1988- Faculty Participant, Earthquake Engineering
Research Center

1988-90 Board of Governors, Institute for Mathematics
and its Applications, University of Minnesota

1987-93 Editorial Board, Chance

1987-91 Editor, International Statistical Review

1987-90 Member, Grant Selection Committee for
Statistics, National Research Council of Canada

1987-8 Chair, Awards Committee, Statistical Society
of Canada

1986-7 Member P. Robillard Award Committee,
Statistical Society of Canada

1985-7 Member, Committee on Research Support,
Statistical Society of Canada

1985-6 Member, Committee on Honourary Fellows,
Statistical Society of Canada

1984-7 Editor, Statistical Science

1982-91 Member, Statistical Methods Advisory
Committee, Statistics Canada

1980-92 Member, Demography Group

1980-7 Board of Editors, Journal of Theoretical
Neurobiology

1980-3 Member, Committee on Applied and Theoretical
Statistics, National Research Council

1979-87 Editorial Board, Journal of Time Series
Analysis

1979-81 Member, Committee to Prepare Roster of
Statisticians, International Statistical Institute

1978-80 Member, Committee on the Integration of
Statistics, International Statistical Institute

1978-82 Member, Panel on Fertility Determinants,
National Research Council

1978-9 Member, Regional Activity and Demographic
Review Committee (READ), U.S. Department of Energy

1977-9 Member, Committee on Corporate Members,
Mathematical Association of America

1977-87 Associate Editor, Canadian Journal of
Statistics

1977-80 Member, Grant Selection Committees for
Mathematics and Statistics, National Research Council of Canada

1977-9 Member, National Statistics Committee, National
Research Council

1977-8 Member, Statistical Task Force, Weather
Modification Advisory Board

Chair, Advisory Committee, Survey Research Center

1977-8 Vice Chair Statistics Department

1976-87 Editorial Board, Springer-Verlag Series in
Statistics and Lecture Notes in Statistics

1976-8 Publications Committee, Institute of
Mathematical Statistics

1976 Chair, Nominating Committee, Institute of
Mathematical Statistics

1975-8 Editorial Board, Journal of Multivariate
Analysis

1975-92 Research Associate, Seismographic Stations,
UCB

1975-9 Council of the Bernoulli Society

1975-7 Advisor on Graduate Studies in Mathematics,
Council of Ontario Universities

1975-6 Chair, Editor Selection Committee, Institute
of Mathematical Statistics

1974-7 Council of the Institute of Mathematical
Statistics

1974-5 Vice Chair, Statistics Department

1972-83 Member, Analysis Advisory Committee,
National Assessment of Educational Progress

1972-8 Associate Editor, Annals of Probability

1972-8 Associate Editor, Annals of Statistics

1973-1976 Member, Advisory Board, Survey Research
Center

1973 Co-Organizer, Conference on Forecasting Air
Pollution for California

1972-8 Chairman, Evans Hall Computer Committee

1970-2 Associate Editor, Annals of Mathematical
Statistics

1968-9 Editorial Board, Journal of the Royal
Statistical Society Series B

Member, Research Section Committee, Royal
Statistical Society

1960-1 Chair, Graduate College Committee, Princeton
University

Member:

Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Royal Statistical Society

American Statistical Association

Statistical Society of Canada

Statistical Society of Brazil

The International Environmetrics Society

American Association for the Advancement of Science

Royal Society of Canada

Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters

Brazilian Academy of Sciences

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Seismological Society of America

Canadian Mathematical Society

Consultant (partial list):

United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority Seismological
Group, Blacknest, Berks

National Broadcasting Corporation, New York City

National Assessment of Educational Progress, Denver

National Aeronautics and Space Administration,
Houston

Geomatrix Inc., Oakland

Institute of Biometry and Community Medicine,
University of Exeter, England

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority

10/06/2009