Welcome to the School of Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics and Statistics underpin almost every aspect of today’s society. Whether it is technology, business, science, social science or education, mathematics and statistics are used. Our School has an international reputation for excellence in research and in teaching, so come and join us.
UC senior lecturer receives top teaching award
11 July 2013 Dr Rua Murray, a University of Canterbury senior mathematics and statistics lecturer, has been recognised as one of New Zealand's top tertiary teachers. (read article)
2014 Honours Courses and Projects Handbook
Project spotlight: Population Pedigree Process
This project aims to develop novel mathematical models of population pedigree processes that can provide a unifying framework for behavioural ecology and evolutionary genetics.
I feel the real use of my degree is the critical thinking ability that I learned...
Catherine Cumpstone Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences and Statistics
Statistical Analyst, Statistics New Zealand, Christchurch
Giovanni Sambin (University of Padova, Italy)
Towards a Rigorous Foundation for Bishop’s Constructive Analysis
Thursday, 13 March 2014, 3:00pm, Room 031, Erskine Building
Nam-Hyun Kim (University of Konstanz, Germany)
Endogeneity Issues in Regression Analysis
Friday, 14 March 2014, 2:00pm, Room 505, Erskine Building
Warwick Tucker (Uppsala University, Sweden)
Set-valued numerics and the n-body problem
Friday, 14 March 2014, 4:00pm, Room 031, Erskine Building
James B Grotberg (Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan)
Multiphase Flow in the Lung
Tuesday, 18 March 2014, 1:00pm, HP Seminar Room, NZi3 Building
Craig Bauling (Wolfram Research Inc., USA)
Mathematica in Education and Research: a Cross-discipline Seminar
Wednesday, 26 March 2014, 3:00pm, Room 031, Erskine Building
Thomas Klee (Department of Communication Disorders, UC)
The KidsWords Project: the Early Language Development of Children in New Zealand
Thursday, 3 April 2014, 3:00pm, Room 031, Erskine Building
Do you enjoy maths and Matlab? Are you an outgoing person who is able to explain ideas? Would you like to earn around $100 per week? Great tutors are wanted for EMTH171 and EMTH271 in Semester 2.
These scholarships recognise and support high-achieving 200-, 300- and 400-level students who are majoring in Mathematics or Statistics at the University of Canterbury. The scholarships will be awarded in three categories, with the value of each category ($1,000, $2,000 or $5,000) reflecting the recipients' levels of achievement. Up to 45 scholarships will be available annually.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.