Mr Robin Muegge

  • MacLaurin Scholarship (Statistics)

Biography

B.Sc. in Mathematics at Leibniz University of Hanover, Germany.

M.Sc. in Statistics at Portland State University, OR, USA.

Research interests

Spatio-temporal areal data modelling: COVID-19 applications and outlier detection for big data.

Research groups

Grants

  • G-Research grant for PhD students and postdocs in quantitative fields
  • London Mathematical Society (LMS) Travel Grant for Early Career Researchers
  • Graduate School Mobility Scholarship from the College of Science & Engineering at the University of Glasgow
  • GEOMED 2024 conference travel grant

Teaching

Academic year 2023/24:

Statistics 1Y: Introduction to Statistics (STATS1002)

Principles of Probability and Statistics (STATS4047)

Past courses:

Statistics for Biomedical Engineering (STATS3002)

Additional information

Conference Talks and Presentations

  • Organised conference session at Royal Statistical Society conference in 2023.
  • Organised conference session at GEOMED conference in 2022.
  • Poster presentation at Royal Statistical Society conference in 2022.

Invited Seminar Talks

  • Computational Biology event at the University of Glasgow in May 2023.
  • Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia in March 2024.
  • University of Wollongong, Australia in April 2024.
  • University of Technology Sydney, Australia in April 2024.
  • Statistical Society of Australia - Canberra branch, Australia in April 2024.
  • University of Melbourne, Australia in May 2024.
  • University of Auckland, New Zealand in May 2024.

Awards 

  • University Teaching Excellence Award (Team Award) as part of the Level 1 Statistics Team, at UofG, in 2024.
  • Jon Nimmo Teaching Prize in the category "UG/PG who teach", at UofG, in 2022.
  • Jon Nimmo Teaching Prize in the category "Early Career Staff", at UofG, in 2021.
  • F.S. Cater Prize in Mathematical Sciences for outstanding academic achievements, at Portland State University, in 2019.