Thomas Lee

Thomas Lee headshot

Position Title
Associate Dean of the Faculty in the Mathematical and Physical Sciences

Unit
Associate Deans


Bio

The College’s Associate Dean of the Faculty in the Mathematical and Physical Sciences has primary responsibility for the oversight of academic personnel and faculty affairs for faculty working within the mathematical and physical sciences.

With a Ph.D. in Statistics from Macquarie University, and having previously held faculty positions at the University of Chicago, Colorado State University, and the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Professor Thomas Lee joined the UC Davis faculty in 2010. With expertise in nonparametic and semiparametric modeling and statistical learning, he was elected a Fellow of the American Statistical Association in 2009 and of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics in 2014. He is the past editor of the Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, among other professional contributions, and he previously served as Chair of the Department of Statistics.