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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Science
April 20, 2014
Canadian Excellence

Dr. Douglas Woolford

Assistant Professor, Mathematics; P.Stat.

Contact Information
Phone: 519-884-1970 ext.2296

Office Location: Bricker Academic Bldg. 528
Office Hours: (Winter 2014) Mondays 4:00 - 5:00 pm, Tuesdays, 2:30 - 3:30 pm, Wednesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 pm, or as announced in class or on MLS. Other times by appointment.
Academic Background

  • Postdoctoral Fellow (University of Toronto - Forestry / Simon Fraser University - Statistics, 2007 - 2009) 
  • Ph.D. in Statistics (University of Western Ontario, 2007)
  • M.Math. in Statistics (University of Waterloo, 2002)
  • H.B.Sc. in Statistics and Actuarial Science (University of Western Ontario, 2001)

Additional Information

Research Interests:  the study of environmental problems using applied probability and statistical methods, such as extremes, mixture models, point processes, queueing, smoothing, and spatial statistics.  My current research focuses on forest fires and climate change.