Dr. Richard M. Heiberger
Professor Emeritus, Department of Statistics
Fox School of Business and Management
332 Speakman Hall (006-12)
1810 North 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6083
Richard M. Heiberger is a Professor of Statistics in the Fox School. He received his B.A. from Oberlin College in 1967 and his Ph.D. in Statistics from Harvard University in 1972. His primary research area is statistical computing, with emphasis in linear models, statistical graphics, and software design. He teaches graduate courses in statistical methodology, statistical computing, and design of experiments, and supervises doctoral dissertations in Statistics. He was Graduate Chair for the Department of Statistics from 1983 to 1987 and Acting Associate Vice Provost for the University in 1989 to 1990. Professor Heiberger has co-authored the graduate-level textbook Statistical Analysis and Data Display: An Intermediate Course with Examples in S-Plus, R, and SAS, published by Springer in 2004. He has co-authored the book R through Excel: A Spreadsheet Interface for Statistics, Data Analysis, and Graphics, published in the Use R! series by Springer in 2009. Professor Heiberger has served as statistics consultant at Bell Labs and at GlaxoSmithKline. He has taught short courses at the annual Joint Statistical Meetings and in industry. He is an elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association and the 2011 Chair of the ASA Section on Statistical Computing.