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Research educator , statistician

Donald Roy Barr, American statistics and operations research educator, statistician. Recipient Rist prize for best paper in military operations research Military Operations Research Society, 1996, Payne award for operations research United States Army, 1997, Wilks award for Statistics, 2004. Member American Statistics Association, Operations Research Society of America, International Test and Evaluation Association, Sigma Xi.

Background

Barr, Donald Roy was born on December 10, 1938 in Durango, Colorado, United States. Son of Russell Wesely and Elizabeth Joanette (Grommett) Barr.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Whittier College, 1960;Master of Science, Colorado State University, 1962;Doctor of Philosophy, Colorado State University, 1965.

Career

Instructor Colorado State University, 1964-1965. Assistant professor mathematics University Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 1965-1966. Professor statistics and operations research Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1966-1987.

Vice president Evaluation Technology Inc., 1987-1988, president Monterey, 1988-1989. Vice president VRC Corporation, 1988-1989. Professor mathematics Naval Postgraduate School, California, 1990-1993.

Professor systems engineering United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, 1993-1999. Retired, since 1999

Liaison scientist London branch Office Naval Research, 1982-1983. Visiting professor systems engineering, United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, 1992-1993, statistical consultant, since 1999.

Works

Membership

Member American Statistics Association, Operations Research Society of America, International Test and Evaluation Association, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Loudean Suttle, June 14, 1958. Children: Mark Edward, Bryan Michael.

father:
Russell Wesely Barr

mother:
Elizabeth Joanette (Grommett) Barr

spouse:
Loudean Suttle

child:
Mark Edward Barr

child:
Bryan Michael Barr