Elizaveta (Liza) Levina


Vijay Nair Collegiate Professor

Department of Statistics

Affiliated Faculty

Center for the Study of Complex Systems

Michigan Institute for Data Science

University of Michigan

Contact Information

Mailing address:  311 West Hall, 1085 S. University Ave., Ann Arbor MI 48109-1107

Office: 459 West Hall, phone: 734-764-3235, fax: 734-763-4674


Teaching Winter 2018

Stats 415: Introduction to Data Mining (and Statistical Learning). Upper undergraduate level.

Stats 811: Technical Writing in Statistics. PhD level.

Enrolled students can find all course materials on Canvas.

Past teaching

Stats 503: Multivariate analysis and statistical learning. Master's level.

Research Interests



Selected honors

Current editorial boards

Current Ph.D. Students

Past Ph.D. Students


Past and present research supported in part by the NSF (DMS 0505424, 0805798, 1106772, 1159005, 1521551, 1646108), NIH (5-R01-AR-056646-03), ONR (N000141612910), NSA (MSPF-04Y-120), and the Dana Foundation. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, the Office of Naval Research, the National Security Agency, and the Dana Foundation.  


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