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Adam Loy

Assistant Professor of Statistics, Mathematics and Statistics

Education & Professional History

Luther College, BA; Iowa State University, MS, PhD

At Carleton since 2017.

Highlights & Recent Activity

Maurer, K., Osthus, D., and Loy, A. (2019). A Tale of Four Cities: Exploring the Soul of State College, Detroit, Milledgeville, and Biloxi. Computational Statistics 34(4), 1465–1487.

Loy, A., Kuiper, S., and Chihara, L. (2019). Supporting Data Science in the Statistics Curriculum. Journal of Statistics Education 27(1), 2-11.

Almeida, A., Loy, A., and Hofmann, H. (2018). ggplot2 Compatible Quantile-Quantile Plots in R. The R Journal 10(2), 248-261.

Loy, A., Hofmann, H., and Cook, D. (2017). Model Choice and Diagnostics for Linear Mixed-Effects Models Using Statistics on Street Corners. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics 26(3), 478–492.

If you’re having trouble accessing any of my papers, see my website for links to preprints:

Organizations & Scholarly Affiliations

American Statistical Association

Current Courses

  • Fall 2020
    MATH 240: Probability
    MATH 392: Independent Research
  • Fall 2021
    STAT 220: Introduction to Data Science
    STAT 340: Bayesian Statistics
    STAT 400: Integrative Exercise
  • Winter 2022
    STAT 120: Introduction to Statistics
    STAT 250: Introduction to Statistical Inference
    STAT 400: Integrative Exercise