General Information
NameProf. Edna Schechtman
DepartmentDepartment of Industrial Engineering and Management
Academic RankProfessor
FunctionHead of Department, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management



B.Sc.-              1968-1971, Hebrew University of  Jerusalem, Mathematics and Statistics.   

M.A.-                1972-1977, Hebrew University of  Jerusalem, Statistics.


Ph.D.-              1977-1980, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio,       Statistics.

                        Advisor: Douglas Wolfe

                        Title: A Nonparametric Test for the Changepoint Problem.


Research Interests

 Applied statistics , mainly in biology and medicine. Theoretical statistics: calibration, measures of association, Gini coefficient for inequality, stratification of populations.