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


  • 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.