**** MAJOR ORGANIZATIONS, MAJOR POSITIONS **** President, International Astrostatistics Association (2012-2015) (IAA) Chair, Section on Statistics in Sports, American Statistical Association (2014) Chair, ISI Astrostatistics Committee (2008+) Co-Editor, Astrostatistics and Astroinformatics Portal (ASAIP), Penn State Univ.; https://asaip.psu.edu/ Co-ordinating Editor, Cambridge Series on Predictive Analytics Editor-in-Chief, Springer Series on Astrostatistics. **** ACADEMIC AFFILIATIONS **** Solar System Ambassador, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, CalTech (since 2007) Adjunct Prof of Statistics, Arizona State Univ. (since 1992) Emeritus Prof., Univ. of Hawaii (retired 1990). Faculty, Institute for Statistical Education (Statistics.com). Teach 5 courses: Logistic Regression, Advanced Logistic Regression, Modeling Count Data, Generalized Linear Models, Modeling Longitudinal and Panel Data ** STATISTICAL/ASTRONOMICAL COMMITTEES (current)** Elected Fellow, American Statistical Association (ASA) Elected Member, International Statistical Institute (ISI) Full Member, American Astronomical Society (AAS) Fellow, Royal Statistical Society (RSS) Member, Institute of Mathematical Statistics Member, Meteoritical Society **** AUTHOR: BOOKS ON STATISTICS SINCE 2001 **** Hilbe (2014), "Modeling Count Data", Cambridge University Press (298p) pub 15 Jul 2014) Hilbe (2007,2011), "Negative Binomial Regression", 2 editions, Cambridge University Press (572 p) Hilbe (2009), "Logistic Regression Models", Chapman & Hall/CRC (656 p) Hilbe (2009), Solution Guide to Logistic Regression Models, Chapman & Hall/CRC (184 p) Hilbe & Robinson (2013), "Methods of Statistical Model Estimmation", Chapman & Hall/CRC (237 p) Hardin & Hilbe (2001, 2007, 2012), "Generalized Linear Models and Extensions", 3 editions, Stata-Chapman & Hall/CRC (479 p) Hardin & Hilbe (2002, 2012), "Generalized Estimating Equations", 2nd ed, Chapman & Hall/CRC (277 p) Zuur, Hilbe, Eleno (2013), "Beginner's Guide to GLM and GLMM with R: A frequentist and Bayesian perspective for ecology", Highland http://www.highstat.com/BGGLM.htm Muenchen & Hilbe (2010), "R for Stata Users", Springer (524 p) Hilbe (2012), "Astrostatistical Challenges for the New Astronomy", Springer (248 p) Shults & Hilbe (2014), "Quasi-least Squares Regression", Chapman & Hall/CRC (221 p) GO TO WEB PAGE FOR ADDED INFORMATION: https://dbe.med.upenn.edu/biostat-research/Book-QLS Miner, Bolding, Hilbe, et al, "Practical Predictive Analytics and Decisioning Systems in Medicine", Academic/Elsevier Sept 15, 2014 *** FORTHCOMING BOOKS: IN PREPARATION *** Hilbe, "Practical Guide to Logistic Regression", Chapman & Hall/CRC about 150-200pp. end 2014. Hilbe, "Logistic Regression Models", 2nd edition, Chapman & Hall/CRC 750-800pp (mid 2015) =============================================== --------***********************------------- SIGN-UP IN AT THE TOP OF THE RIGHT COLUMN TO GET EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS I SEND ABOUT UPDATES TO ERRATA, E-BOOKS, COMPUTER CODE, ETC. NOTICE: I have no objection for my personal photograph to be used on another academic or informational web site. I have been asked this several times, so such use is hereby granted. Stat/Transfer 12 now out. Fantastic software for converting data between statistical packages. I highly recommend. www.stattransfer.com ******************NOTICE****************** CRAN package: COUNT package - Negative Binomial Regression and Modeling Count Data; msme - Methods of Statistical Model Estimation. Beginner's Guide to GLM and GLMM with R: http://www.highstat.com/BGGLM.htm ***** for details and ordering. Quasi-least squares regression: the following web site hosted by Justine Shults -- https://dbe.med.upenn.edu/biostat-research/Book-QLS ************NEW BOOK NOW OUT************** MODELING COUNT DATA (Cambridge University Press); 298 pages; Published - JULY 15, 2014 in paperback (and hardback; ebook). Cost: about US$34; ebook $16. The book presents guidelines for analysts on how to select, construct, interpret and evaluate the full range of count models. Full working Stata, R and SAS code provided in book, and on this website. Several new models provided. A truly applied count models book. For those without a background in modeling count data.

# Modeling Count Data

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**Modeling Count Data; Errata and Comments** (2014)

Modeling Count Data: Errata and Comments PDF. Will be updated on a continuing basis.

# Negative Binomial Regression 2nd edition

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**Negative Binomial Regerssion, 2nd ed, 2nd print, Errata and Comments** (2012)

Errata and Comments for 2nd printing of NBR2, 2nd edition. Previous errata from first printing...

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**Negative Binomial Regression Extensions** (2011)

Negative Binomial Regression Extensions is an e-book extension of Negative Binomial Regression, 2nd edition, with...

# Logistic Regression Models

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**Stata Ado-Do Files for Logistic Regression Models** (2011)

Stata Ado-Do files for Logistic Regression Models

# International Astrostatistics Association

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**International Astrostatistics Association** (2012)

Overview of the history, purpose, Council and officers of the International Astrostatistics Association (IAA)

# Statistical Programming

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**Risk, Odds, and their Ratios** (2011)

A brief monograph explaining the meaning of the terms, risk, risk ratio, odds, and odds...

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**Using R to Create Synthetic Discrete Response Regression Models** (2011)

The creation of synthetic models allows a researcher to better understand models as well as...

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**Creation of Synthetic Discrete Response Regression Models**, *Stata Journal* (2010)

The development and use of synthetic regression models has proven to assist statisticians in better...

# Statistical Models

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**Interpretation and Prediction of a Logistic Model** (2014)

A basic overview of how to model and interpret a logistic regression model, as well...

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**Beta Binomial Regression** (2013)

Monograph on how to construct, interpret and evaluate beta, beta binomial, and zero inflated beta-binomial...

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**Derivation of a scaled binomial as an instance of a general discrete exponential distribution** (1994)

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**Generalized Linear Models: Software Implementation and the Structure of a General Power-link based GLM Algorithm** (1993)

Generalized linear modeling (GLM) is currently undergoing a renaissance. The number of software packages offering...

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**Log-Negative Binomial Regression as a Generalized Linear Model** (1993)

The negative binomial (NB) is a member of the exponential family of discrete probability distributions....

# Statistical Software Review

# Sports Statistics

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**Modeling Future Record Performances in Athletics**, *Journal of the American Statistical Association* (2009)

# Book Review

# Philosophy and Logic

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**The Pseudo-Problem of Induction** (1971)

Paper I delivered at the IVth International Congress for Logic, Methodology, and Philosophy of Science...

# Generalized Linear Models and Extensions 3rd Edition

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**GLME3 Data and AdoDo Files** (2012)

A listing of Data Sets and Stata software commands and do files in GLME3 book

# Generalized Estimating Equations, 2nd Ed

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**GEE-2 R Data Files** (2013)

Generalized Estimating Equations, 2nd edition Publsihed: 10 December, 2012 R Data Files

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**GEE-2 R Scripts and Functions** (2013)

Generalized Estimating Equations, 2nd edition Published: 10 December, 2012 R scripts and functions

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**GEE-2 Stata Data Files** (2013)

Generalized Estimating Equations, 2nd edition Published: 10 December, 2012 Datasets

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**Errata and Comments for: Generalized Estimating Equations, 2nd Ed** (with James W. Hardin) (2013)

Errata and Comments for Hardin & Hilbe, Generalized Estimating Equations, 2nd ed (published 10 Dec,...

# Methods of Statistical Model Estimation

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**ERRATA and COMMENTS for Methods of Statistical Model Estimation** (with Andew P. Robinson) (2014)

Errata and comments for Hilbe and Robinson's Methods of Statistical Model Estimation, Chapman & Hall/CRC...