♦Statisticians work at the interface between science, mathematics and philosophy B. Efron and R. J. Tibshirani

♦Our planet is endangered with the thinning of the ozone layer, extinction of several species, massive atmospheric pollution, nuclear radiation, genotoxicity, ecological imbalance and numerous other threatening factors. . . .Statisticians have a basic role to play in conjunction with the scientists in other disciplines in combating this extinction – P.K. Sen

♦If data analysis is to be well done, much of it must be a matter of judgment and “theory”, whether statistical or non-statistical, will have to guide, not command – Tukey

♦Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one’s living at it – Albert Einstein


Department of Statistics

Faculty of Science

University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh


Year of Establishment: 1961