Cornell University

Social Statistics

Martin T. Wells, Chair

The six members of this faculty conduct research in the field of economic and social statistics. In applying their research results to their teaching, they provide their students with cutting-edge training on the principles of statistical reasoning, statistical methods, and the application of statistical tools of analysis.

Courses of Study

See course schedules and descriptions for undergraduate and graduate students.

Department of Statistical Science

The department of Social Statistics is also a unit of the Department of Statistical Science.

Statistical Services website


John A. Bunge
Thomas J. DiCiccio
Elizabeth Karns
David Matteson
Paul F. Velleman
Martin T. Wells

Contact Information

291 Ives Faculty Building
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
607-255-4497 (tel)
607-255-8484 (fax)

Kathy Roberts
Administrative Assistant