Dr Thomas William Yee
After graduating from Auckland with a PhD Thomas spent two years at the medical school as a research fellow. He then took up a half-time lectureship in Statistics at the Albany Campus of Massey University, before becoming a lecturer at The University of Auckland.
Research | Current
Thomas' research interests are nonparametric regression and generalized linear models, with particular application to medical studies and ecology. Statistical computing is also a strong interest.
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Teaching | Current
In 2018 I will be teaching STATS 782 and STATS 784, both in Semester 2.
Current students: Victor Miranda (PhD student), Miriam Chou (Masters by research).
Elected Member of the ISI (2014--)
I am a Graduate Officer, as well as Scholarships Officer.
Areas of expertise
Generalized regression, statistical ecology, computational statistics
Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)
- Yee, T. W. (2018). Complement to vector generalized linear and additive models. https://www.stat.auckland.ac.nz/~yee/VGLAM/complementsVGLAM.pdf.