In honor of Thomas Short for his contributions to JSDSE and the greater statistics education community.
For their paper “Data Visualization: Bring Data to Life in an Introductory Statistics Course”
Established in 2011 and named in honor of Jackie Dietz, founding editor of the Journal of Statistics and Data Science Education (JSDSE), the award is presented annually to the best paper among all those appearing in the JSDSE.
The award is presented at the Joint Statistical Meetings each year and consists of a certificate and $1,500, which is provided by a fund created by William I. Notz. The cash prize is divided evenly among the authors of the paper selected.
Consistent with the JSDSE editorial policy:
The award recipient(s) are responsible for providing a current photograph and general information, along with permission to reprint the work in ASA promotional materials.
Outside nominations are not accepted.
Please contact the committee chair.
2020: Heather S. Smith, Eric Vance
2019: Nathan Tintle, Jake Clark, Karen Fischer, Beth Chance, Soma Roy, George Cobb, Todd Swanson, Jill VanderStoep
2018: Julian Stander and Luciana Dalla Valle
2017: Jane Watson, Lyn D. English
2016: Ellen Gundlach, Chantal Levesque-Bristolm, K. Andrew R. Richards, David Nelson
2015: Jennifer J. Kaplan, John Gabrosek, Phyllis Curtiss, and Christopher John Malone
2014: Jennifer L. Green and Erin Blankenship
2013: Roger Woodard and Herle McGowan
2012: Nathan Tintle, Jill VanderStoep, Vicki-Lynn Holmes, Brooke Quisenberry, and Todd Swanson
2011: Maxine Pfannkuch, Matt Regan, Chris Wild, and Nicholas J. Horton