Michael Schuckers

Charles A. Dana Professor and the Department Chair Math, Computer Science, and Statistics Department

Penn State

University of Michigan

Iowa State University

Michael Schuckers

Professor Schuckers is a leader in the field of sports data science having published dozens of papers on analyzing data in sports, especially ice hockey.  Six of his former St. Lawrence University students have gone on to work in analytics for professional sports teams or leagues.  He has been named Significant Contributor by the Section on Statistics in Sports of the American Statistical Association.  He is also one of the prominent figures in developing statistical methods for bioauthentication devices such as facial recognition and fingerprint readers.  A Fulbright Scholar at the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland in 2013, his research has been funded by the National Science Foundation, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Defense and the Center for Identification Technology Research. 



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Spring 2024
M T 9:00 - 11:30
TH 10:00 - 11:00 
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