A. John Bailer


University Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Statistics

Miami University 
Department of Statistics
311A Upham Hall
Oxford, OH 45056
Twitter @john_bailer & @StatsandStories
Curriculum vitae (PDF)

Other Positions

Podcast PanelistStats+Stories
Scripps Research FellowScripps Gerontology Center
Faculty AffiliateStatistical Consulting Center
Faculty Affiliate, Department of Media, Journalism and Film
Faculty Affiliate, Department of Sociology & Gerontology
Faculty Affiliate, Department of Biology
Faculty Affiliate, Institute for the Environment & Sustainability


Research/Scholarly Interests

  • Design and analysis of environmental toxicology studies
  • Design and analysis of occupational health studies
  • Quantitative risk estimation
  • Gerontological data analysis
  • Promoting quantitative literacy
  • Enhancing connections between statistics and journalism

Education and class links

Statistical education resources+:

Other cool stat-related links:


Statistical software links:

R computing SAS (support)
SAS (OnlineDoc)


Talks/Presentations (subset of recent talks)


Statistical Programming in SAS - Bailer (2010)
Analyzing Environmental Data - Piegorsch & Bailer (2005)
Statistics for Environmental Biology and Toxicology - Piegorsch and Bailer (1997)

SAS and S-Plus Programs

Professional Society links:

International Statistical Institute
American Statistical Association, Greater Cincinnati Chapter
ASA Statistical Computing and Graphics Sections
ASA Section for Statistical Programmers and Analysts
International Biometric Society, Eastern North American Region
National Numeracy Network
International Association for Statistical Education
Consortium for the Advancement of Undergraduate Statistics Education
Sigma Xi, Miami University Chapter
Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
International Environmetric Society
ASA Section on Statistics and the Environment

Society for Risk Analysis
ASA Section on Risk Analysis
ISI Committee on Risk Analysis
American Public Health Association
Gerontological Society of America  

Organizational links:

National Academy of Sciences
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
National Center for Health Statistics
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
National Center for Environmental Health

Avocational links:

UNC Hoops
Fox Soccer
ESPN Soccer
Great reads (book/author list) [updated: 27 DEC 19]