Mr Oliver George Stevenson
BSc Otago, BSc (Hons) Auck., MSc Auck.
I originally completed a Bachelor of Science in 2014 at the University of Otago, majoring in statistics and minoring in psychology. In 2015 I returned to my hometown of Auckland, where I have since completed a Bachelor of Science (Honours) and Master of Science, majoring in statistics, at the University of Auckland.
Please see my personal webpage for more information.
Research | Current
The main focus of my research is on developing new statistical models and applications for the sport of cricket.
Teaching | Current
I currently assist in the teaching and tutoring of the following papers:
- STATS 101/G
- STATS 310/732
- STATS 330
- STATS 331
- STATS 340/741
In the past I have assisted in the tutoring of the following papers:
- STATS 201/208
- STATS 326
Areas of expertise
- Sporting statistics
- Bayesian inference
- Statistical computing
Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)
- Stevenson, O. G., & Brewer, B. J. (2017). Bayesian survival analysis of batsmen in Test cricket. Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports, 13 (1), 25-36. 10.1515/jqas-2016-0090
Other University of Auckland co-authors: Brendon Brewer
- Stevenson, O. G. (2017). The nervous 90s: A Bayesian analysis of batting in Test cricket The University of Auckland. ResearchSpace@Auckland.