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Adam Loy

Associate 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 2023
    MATH 240: Probability
    STAT 285: Statistical Consulting
  • Winter 2024
    STAT 230: Applied Regression Analysis
    STAT 285: Statistical Consulting
    STAT 400: Integrative Exercise
  • Spring 2024
    STAT 120: Introduction to Statistics
    STAT 285: Statistical Consulting