J. Lynn Palmer
Education and careerEdit
Palmer studied sociology as an undergraduate at Oklahoma State University, earned a bachelor's degree there in 1976, and stayed on for a master's degree in 1978. After being inspired by the statistics classes she took in her graduate program, she earned a second master's degree at Oklahoma State in statistics in 1980. She completed her Ph.D. in biometry in 1988, at the University of Texas School of Public Health.
In 2010 Palmer was elected as a Fellow of the American Statistical Association. She became president of the Caucus for Women in Statistics for the 2012 term. She is also an Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute and a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society.
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- ASA Fellows list, American Statistical Association, retrieved 2019-01-07
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