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John Stevens Ph.D.

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Mathematics and Statistics

Assistant Department Head | Associate Professor

Associate Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: Animal Science (ANSC) 224
DialPhone: (435) 797-2818
SendEmail: john.r.stevens@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Statistics, Purdue University, 2005
Meta-Analytic Approaches for Microarray Data
MS, Mathematical Statistics, Purdue University, 2002
BA, Mathematics, Utah State University, 2000

Teaching Interests

applied statistical methods

Research Interests

bioinformatics, meta-analysis, applied statistics in agricultural and biomedical sciences

Awards

Researcher of the Year, 2016

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Editor's Choice Award, 2014

Oikos

Chapter Service Recognition Award, 2014

American Statistical Association, Council of Chapters

Outstanding Paper in Landscape Ecology, 2011

United States Regional Association of the International Association for Landscape Ecology

Teacher of the Year, 2009

Dept. of Math/Stat and College of Science

Publications - Abstracts

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    Book Chapters

  • Stevens, J.R, (2013). Statistical Methods in Metabolomics: Metabolomics in Food and Nutrition. Woodhead Publishing
  • Cutler, A., Cutler, D., Stevens, J.R, (2012). Random Forests: Ensemble Machine Learning, Methods and Applications. Springer
  • Cutler, A., Cutler, D., Stevens, J.R, (2009). Tree Based Methods: High-Dimensional Data Analysis in Oncology, Applied Bioinformatics and Biostatistics in Cancer Research. Springer
  • Stevens, J.R, Taylor, A., Asher, J.W, (2006). The Effects of Explicit Reading Strategy Training on L2 Reading Comprehension: A Meta-Analysis. Synthesizing Research on Language Learning and Teaching
  • Stevens, J.R, Cutler, A., (2006). Random Forests for Microarrays: DNA Microarrays, Part B: Databases and Statistics, (Methods in Enzymology). Academic Press

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Publications - Fact Sheets

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    Publications - Curriculum

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      Publications - Journal Articles

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      Publications - Literary Journal

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        Publications - MultiMedia

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        Publications - Technical Reports

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          Publications - Translations & Transcripts

            Publications - Other

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            Scheduled Teaching

            STAT 5820, 6910 - Topics in Statistics, Spring 2016

            STAT 5820, 6910 - Topics in Statistics, Spring 2016

            STAT 5820 - Topics in Statistics, Spring 2016

            STAT 6820 - Topics in Statistics (Topic), Spring 2016

            STAT 6250 - Graduate Internship/Co-op, Fall 2015

            STAT 1040 - Introduction to Statistics, Fall 2015

            STAT 5200 - Design of Experiments, Spring 2015

            STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Spring 2015

            STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Spring 2015

            STAT 5820 - Topics in Statistics, Spring 2015

            STAT 5200 - Design of Experiments, Fall 2014

            STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Fall 2014

            STAT 5100 - Linear Regression and Time Series, Spring 2014

            STAT 5570,6570 - Statistical Bioinformatics, Spring 2014

            STAT 5820 - Topics in Statistics, Spring 2014

            STAT 5500,6500 - Biostatistics Methods, Fall 2013

            STAT 5200 - Design of Experiments, Fall 2013

            STAT 6950 - Directed Reading and Conference, Fall 2013

            STAT 5200 - Design of Experiments, Spring 2013

            STAT 6950 - Directed Reading and Conference, Spring 2013

            STAT 5570,6570,7820 - Statistical Bioinformatics, Spring 2013

            STAT 7820 - Topics in Statistics (Topic), Spring 2013

            STAT 6950 - Directed Reading and Conference, Fall 2012

            STAT 5810,6810,7810 - Topics in Statistics, Fall 2012

            STAT 6810 - Topics in Statistics (Topic), Fall 2012

            STAT 5100 - Linear Regression and Time Series, Summer 2012

            STAT 5200 - Design of Experiments, Spring 2012

            STAT 5570,6570 - Statistical Bioinformatics, Spring 2012

            STAT 7820 - Topics in Statistics (Topic), Spring 2012

            STAT 5100 - Linear Regression and Time Series, Fall 2011

            STAT 5810,6810 - Topics in Statistics, Fall 2011

            STAT 5200 - DESIGN OF EXPERIMENTS, Spring 2011

            STAT 6570 - STAT BIOINFORMATICS, Spring 2011

            STAT 5570 - STATISTICAL BIOINFORMATICS, Spring 2011

            STAT 1040 - Introduction to Statistics, Fall 2010


            Graduate Students Mentored

            Michael Bishop, Mathematics & Statistics, June 2015
            Rachael Stone, Mathematics & Statistics, April 2015
            Sun Jeon, Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology, May 2014 - December 2015
            Darl Flake, Mathematics & Statistics, August 2012 - December 2015
            Lynsie Daley, Mathematics & Statistics, May 2010 - December 2015
            Russell Banks, Mathematics & Statistics, April 2014 - August 2015
            Anvar Suyundikov, Mathematics & Statistics, December 2012 - May 2015
            Dennis Mecham, Mathematics & Statistics, February 2013 - May 2014
            Garrett Saunders, Mathematics & Statistics, August 2011 - May 2014
            Todd Jones, Mathematics & Statistics, April 2011 - July 2012
            Abdullah Masud, Mathematics & Statistics, August 2009 - May 2011
            Caixia Xu, December 2008 - May 2009
            Jeremiah Rounds, January 2008 - May 2009
            Jason Bell, July 2007 - May 2009
            Matthew Maw, September 2006 - May 2007
            Gabriel Nicholas, July 2006 - May 2007