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statistics educator

David John Bartholomew, British statistics educator. Fellow Royal Statistical Society (secretary 1976-1982, recipient Guy medal in bronze 1971, treasurer 1989-1993, president 1993-1995), British Academy, Institute of Mathematics Statistics; member International Statistical Institute, Manpower Society (honorary vice president 1986).

Background

Bartholomew, David John was born on August 6, 1931 in Oakley, England. Son of Albert and Joyce (Payne) Bartholomew.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University College, London, 1953. Doctor of Philosophy, University College, 1955.

Career

Scientist National Coal Board, London, 1955-1957. Lecturer University Keele, England, 1957-1960, University College Wales, Aberystwyth, England, 1960-1967. Professor University Kent, Canterbury, England, 1967-1973.

Professor statistics London School of Economics, 1973-1996. Pro-director London School of Economics, 1989-1991. Visiting professor Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1964-1965, University California-Berkeley, 1969, University Melbourne, Australia, 1977, 86, Institute for Advanced Study, University Indiana, 1987, Athens University of Economics and Business, 2000.

Visiting scientist Bell Telephone Laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1973.

Works

Politics

Church members should support and resourcing their institutions to reflect on political issues in the light of Christian faith.

Views

Some personalities are difficult to manage, especially if they are prone to despair. Do not give up on a search of the paths of God, and the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for will be received.

Membership

Fellow Royal Statistical Society (secretary 1976-1982, recipient Guy medal in bronze 1971, treasurer 1989-1993, president 1993-1995), British Academy, Institute of Mathematics Statistics. Member International Statistical Institute, Manpower Society (honorary vice president 1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, steam railways, theology.

Connections

Married Marian Elsie Lake, 1955. Children: Ruth Elizabeth, Ann Christine.

father:
Albert Bartholomew

mother:
Joyce (Payne) Bartholomew

spouse:
Marian Elsie Lake

child:
Ann Christine Bartholomew

child:
Ruth Elizabeth Bartholomew