COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Debasmita Das


Ph.D. Statistical SciencesWashington State University, in progress
MS StatisticsUniversity of Calcutta, India 2014
BS StatisticsSt. Xavier's College, Calcutta, India 2012

Job Experience

  • Worked in HSBC, HDPI as a Risk Analyst,from August 2014

Project Experience

  • On The Measure Of Explained Variance For Skew Normal Models - Application in HIV Data Analysis - MS Semester IV
  • Analysis of Car Mileage Data - MS Semester III
  • Fitting Mixture Normal Distribution To The Radiation Data - BS Semester VI

Teaching Experience

  • Fall 2016 :TA for Calculus - I MATH 171,WSU
  • Spring 2017:TA for STAT 212 and MATH 315,WSU
  • Summer 2017: TA for STAT 212,WSU
  • Fall 2017: Instructor for MATH 103,WSU
  • Spring 2018:Instructor for STAT 370,WSU
  • Summer 2018:Instructor for STAT 360,WSU
  • Fall 2018:RA for CISER,WSU

Awards and Honors

  • Recieved The Rich Alldredge Book Award for Best Applied Statistics Student,Spring 2018,WSU
  • Recieved Inspire Scholarship,Department of Science and Technology,Govt. of India,2009-2014
  • Recieved Indira Gandhi Single Girl Child Scholarship, University Grants Commission,Govt. of India,2012-2014
  • Recived Special Award for Highest Marks in Mathematics in Grade X

Computer Knowledge

  • Programming Language:C
  • Software:Minitab,R,SAS
  • Data Presentation:MS Office

Courses Taken

  • General - Real Analysis,Statistical Inference,Linear Models,Design and Ananlysis of Experiments,Large Sample Theory, Non Parametric Inference,Sample Survey,Optimization Techniques,Decision Theory,Bayesian Inference
  • Electives - Biostatistics(Statistical Genomics,Survival Analysis,Epidemiology)
  • Graduate Courses(since Fall 2016):Advanced Regression Analysis,Advanced Linear Algebra,Applied Linear Models, Linear and Nonlinear Mixed Models,Statistical Theory,Statistical Computing,Statistical Learning,Multivariate Analysis

Areas of Interest

  • Multiple Comparison,Classification Problems

Extra Curricular Activities

  • Member of XADAM,Cultural Wing St.Xavier's College, Kolkata,India
  • Active Member of National Service Scheme (NSS) , social service operated by St.Xavier's College, Kolkata,India
  • Trained in Indian Classical Music

Languages Known

  • English,Bengali,Hindi


  • To thrive with passion and compassion

Curriculum Vitae