Leadership • Provincial Advisory Committee


The Provincial Advisory Committee (PAC)​ is comprised of Statistical Scientists from CANSSI institutional members across the province, with expertise in data-intensive disciplines. The members of the PAC will provide high-level strategic guidance to CANSSI Ontario’s management, helping CANSSI Ontario to promote and deliver collaborative programs across the province.


Campbell, David2

David Campbell

Carleton University
Professor, School of Mathematics and Statistics

Public Relations Officer, Statistical Society of Canada
Diedrichsen, Jörn2

Jörn Diedrichsen

University of Western Ontario
Professor, Statistical and Actuarial Science and Western Research Chair for Motor Control & Computational Neuroscience Joint with the Department of Computer Science
Paré, Guillaume

Guillaume Pare

McMaster University
Professor, Pathology and Molecular Medicine

Canada Research Chair in Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology

Reid, Nancy

Nancy Reid

University of Toronto
University Professor

Professor, Department of Statistical Sciences

Canada Research Chair in Statistical Theory and Applications
Thompson, Mary4

Mary Thompson

University of Waterloo
Distinguished Professor Emerita, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
Estep, Donald2

Donald Estep

Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute and Simon Fraser University
Director, Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute

SIAM Fellow
Chalmers University Jubilee Professor 2013-14

Professor, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, Simon Fraser University