Dipak Dey
Dipak Dey
Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor, Department of Statistics, UConn
Elected to the Academy in 2021


Indian Statistical Institute, 1974, BStat, Statistics and 1975, MStat, Statistics; Purdue University, 1977, MS, Statistics and 1980, PhD, Statistics.

Professional Area

Bayesian Analysis, Big Data Analytics, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computational Statistics, Decision Theory, Environmental Statistics, High-dimensional Data Modeling, Insurance/Actuarial Statistics, Optics, Reliability and Survival Analysis, Spatial Statistics, Statistical Shape Analysis, Statistical Genetics.


For outstanding contributions to the development of Bayesian and machine learning theory, and for novel applications of quantitative methodologies from statistics and data sciences to issues in business, health, and the environment.