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All exact term dates are tentative (may fluctuate a few days depending on final meeting schedules)

Current IMS Council


IMS Executive Committee

    Term expires *
President Jon Wellner Aug-1-17
President-elect Alison Etheridge Aug-1-17
Past President Richard Davis Aug-1-17
Treasurer Zhengjun Zhang Jul-30-19
Program Secretary Judith Rousseau Aug-1-18
Executive Secretary Aurore Delaigle Aug-1-17

The IMS Executive Committee, 2016–17
Left-right:: President-elect Alison Etheridge; Treasurer Zhengjun Zhang; Past President Richard Davis; Executive Secretary Aurore Delaigle; President Jon Wellner (Inset: Program Secretary Judith Rousseau)


IMS Editors

      Term expires *
Annals of Applied
Editor Bálint Tóth Dec-31-18
Annals of Probability Editor Maria Eulalia Vares Dec-31-17
Annals of Applied Statistics Editor Tilmann Gneiting Dec-31-18
Annals of Statistics Editors Ed George
Tailen Hsing
Statistical Science Editor Peter Green Dec-31-16
IMS Bulletin Editor Anirban DasGupta Dec-31-16
Statistics & Probability Managing
T.N. Sriram Dec-31-16

Elected Members of Council

    Term expires *
  Peter Bühlmann   Aug-1-17
  Florentina Bunea   Aug-1-17
  Geoffrey Grimmett   Aug-1-17
  Aad van der Vaart   Aug-1-17
  Naisyin Wang   Aug-1-17
  Andreas Buja   Aug-1-18
  Gerda Claeskens   Aug-1-18
  Nancy Heckman   Aug-1-18
  Kavita Ramanan   Aug-1-18
  Ming Yuan   Aug-1-18
  Jean Bertoin   ​​Jul-30-19
  Song Xi Chen   ​​Jul-30-19
  Elizaveta Levina   ​​Jul-30-19
  Simon Tavaré   ​​Jul-30-19
  Cun-Hui Zhang   ​​Jul-30-19