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Statistics educator

Lori Ann Thombs, American Statistics educator. Recipient Amoco Outstanding Teaching award University South Carolina., 1989, Mortar Board award for outstanding teaching, 1990; grantee National Science Foundation, 1991.

Background

Thombs, Lori Ann was born on December 16, 1958 in Warren, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Warren Howard and Norma Leah (Adgate) Thombs.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Baylor University, 1981; Master of Science, Southern Methodist U., 1983; Doctor of Philosophy, Southern Methodist U., 1985.

Career

Assistant professor statistics, University of Southern California, Columbia, 1985-1991; associate professor, University of Southern California, Columbia, since 1991; instructor Center for Reliability and Quality Sciences, University of Southern California, Columbia, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Association editor Journal Statistical Computation and Simulation, since 1990. Also articles.

Membership

Member executive county Elmwood Park Neighborhood Association, Columbia, 1989-1990. Member American Statistical Association (secretary-treasurer South Carolina. chapter 1989-1990, vice president 1990-1991,president 1991-1992), Institute for Mathematics Statistics, Caucus for Women in Statistics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bicycling, running, reading, movies.

Connections

father:
Warren Howard Thombs

mother:
Norma Leah (Adgate) Thombs