Title: Introduction to Credit Risk Analytics
Speaker: Zhanxiong Xu, Quantitative Analyst, Fifth Third Bank
Time: Nov 16 Fri 11 a.m., 6625 Everett Tower
Job: Assistant Professor - Statistics
The Department of Statistics at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning in August 2019. (https://wmich.edu/statistics/jobs)
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