Jessica Kraker, Ph.D.

Jessica Kraker
Titles
  • Associate Professor
Departments
  • Mathematics
Contact
Office Locations

Responsibilities
  • Updating, teaching, developing, and fine-tuning course material on a variety of statistical topics. 
  • Participating as a member (or chair) of deparmental committees. / Advising students within the statistics emphasis. 
  • Mentoring student-faculty research projects within statistics. 
  • Supporting university endeavors via committee membership, curricular development (via programs such as Living Learning Communities and bundles), and summer advising. 
  • Contributing to the larger statistical community via peer journal review and conference and journal-authorship participation.
Research and Creative Activities
  • Penalized Regression
  • Cross-validation
  • Data Mining 
Education
  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Statistics)
  • M.S., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Statistics)
  • B.A., University of Minnesota - Morris (Mathematics)