Visiting Assistant Professor, Statistics
Year Started at JMU: 2017
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Research Description

My research has primarily focused on nonparametric statistical methods; in particular, on survival analysis using saddlepoint approximations. Also, I am interested in working in Regression Analysis

  • PhD in Statistics, 2016, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO
  • MS in Applied Mathematics, 2012, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO
  • BA in Statistics, 1992, University of Tripoli, Libya
Select Publications
  • The effect of age, gender and baseline BMI on weight loss outcomes in obese patients undergoing intragastric balloon therapy, Obesity Surgery, July 2019.
  • Small Sample Confidence Intervals for Survival Functions under the Proportional Hazards Model, Communications in Statistics – Theory and Methods, Dec 2017.
  • Banking Credit and its Impact on the Tourism Sector, Alsated Jornal, Vol.1, Misrata, Libya, 2006.

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