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Advisory Service


Stats Advisory Service

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics provides a statistical advisory service for all OU researchers – both PhD/MPhil students and staff. Our aim is to advise on the quantitative aspects of research problems in a wide variety of fields. The Statistical Advisory Service has two components, for postgraduate research students there are 'drop-in' sessions and appointments, for research staff the service is operated by appointment only.

Postgraduate Students Drop-in Sessions (Alan Turing Building):

Thursday: 10.30 – 12:20 in room 204 AT with Paul Garthwaite - Please note these sessions have temporarily been cancelled.

Please email Stats-Advisory@open.ac.uk for a Thursday morning appointment.

Research Staff:

The advisory service is run by Álvaro Faria and Paul Garthwaite.
Staff wanting statistical help should send an email for an appointment.

Contact us:
The Statistics Advisory Service Co-ordinator: Álvaro Faria
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Mathematics, Computing and Technology
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA

Email: stats-advisory@open.ac.uk