Brian Cullis elected to the International Biometric Society Executive Board
1st September 2016
Professor Brian Cullis has been elected to the International Biometric Society Executive Board as a Director from the Asia/Australasia area, for a four-year term starting 1 January 2017.
Brian is Director of the Centre for Biometry and Bioinformatics in NIASRA. He is a world-leading statistician in this important field with over 150 referred papers in international journals.
The International Biometric Society is an international society promoting the development and application of statistical and mathematical theory and methods in the biosciences, including agriculture, biomedical science and public health, ecology, environmental sciences, forestry and allied disciplines.
The Executive Board is currently empowered to fix international dues for Members of the Society, approve receipt of gifts and bequests, make appointments to Committees, task forces and liaisons with other societies, act upon proposals submitted by Committees, develop policies and procedures and enact Society bylaws.