The Cyprus Statistical Society (CSS) has been founded recently as a scientific association. The mission of the CSS is the promotion of all areas of the Statistical Science, both of its theory and its applications, as well as the recognition of the contribution of Statistics towards other sciences and to important areas of human activity. Furthermore, the CSS aims to support the strengthening of the Statistical profession and the promotion of teaching of Statistics at all levels of education.
The board of the CSS, elected in the first general assembly, consists of:
Tasos Christofides (University of Cyprus – President)
Costas Christophi (Cyprus University of Technology – Vice President)
Haritini Tsangari (University of Nicosia – Secretary)
Costas Diamantides (Cyprus Statistical Service –Treasurer)
Sergios Agapiou (University of Cyprus – Member)
Milto Hadjikyriakou (UCLan Cyprus – Member)
Petroula Mavrikiou (Frederick University – Member).
The CSS will pursue its goals by organizing seminars, conferences, and competitions, as well as with the publication of scientific journals/newsletters. At the same time, the CSS aims to collaborate with similar scientific organizations abroad.
Ordinary members of the CSS should hold a Bachelor’s degree and in addition have one of the following qualifications:
- Postgraduate degree in Statistics or other relevant discipline
- 3years of work or research experience in Statistics or other relevant discipline
- Doctoral degree (in any area) and scientific interest in the Statistical Science
The CSS invites anyone interested in joining as a member, or anyone requiring further information, to contact the Secretary of the CSS at the email address: firstname.lastname@example.org