CURRICULUM VITAE

WILLIAM BOYCE SMITH

Executive Director
American Statistical Association
1429 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-3415
Phone: (703) 684-1221
Fax: (703) 684-6456
Email: williambsmith@amstat.org
Professor Emeritus
Department of Statistics
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843-3143
Phone: (979) 845-3141
Fax: (979) 845-3144
Email: smith@stat.tamu.edu




EDUCATION:
1959 BS, Mathematics, Lamar University
1960 MS, Mathematics, Texas A&M University
1967 Ph.D., Statistics, Texas A&M University
Additional graduate study:
Rice University, 1960-62 and Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Summer 1964.
EXPERIENCE:
Administrative:
2001-present    Executive Director, American Statistical Association, Alexandria, Virginia
1999-01            Program Director, Mathematical Sciences,
                 National Science Foundation
1994-97             Executive Associate Dean, College of Science, Texas A&M University
1977-86             Head, Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University
1984-85             Associate Dean, College of Science, Texas A&M University
1972-77             Assistant Dean, College of Science, Texas A&M University

Faculty:
1966-2003       Professor (since 1973), Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University
1987                 Professeur invité, École Nationale Supérieur des Télécommunications,
                Paris, France.
1980 & 1986    Senior Research Fellow, Japanese Society for the Promotion of
                Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.
1977 & 1987    Visiting Professor, INTA, Buenas Aires, Argentina
1970                 Visiting Professor, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
1962-64            Instructor then Assistant Professor, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX

Consulting and Industrial:
Agricultural:
1987-1994   Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, College Station, Texas
1977, 1987   INTA, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Corrosion:
1989-90   Lower Colorado River Authority, Austin, Texas
1988-90   All American Pipeline, Houston, Texas
1982         J. C. Kinley Co., Houston, Texas

Medical:
1981         University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
1980-82   Scott and White Hospital and Clinic, Temple, Texas
        Texas A&M University Medical College, College Station, Texas

General:
1969-present   President, Lecot Inc, College Station, Texas
1988                 El Paso National Gas Co., El Paso, Texas
1976                 FCC/Scott and Davis Enterprises, Bryan, Texas
1975-78           Ebon Inc., Washington, D.C.
1970                 Texas Gold Stamp Co., Corpus Christi, Texas
1960-61           Sandia Corp., Albuquerque, New Mexico

Legal Applications and Expert Witness Activities (available upon request):
1979-present

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
American Statistical Association
Biometrics Society
Mathematical Association of America
Sigma Xi (TAMU Chapter President 1982-3)
International Statistical Institute

HONORS:
Fellow, American Statistical Association
Elected Member, International Statistical Institute
Faculty Distinguished Achievement Award in Teaching, Texas A&M
H. O. Hartley Award (1982)
Don Owen Award (1992)
Japanese Society for Promotion of Science Senior Fellow ('80 and '86)
Mathematical Association of America, Visiting Lecturer (1991-96)
Sigma Xi (Texas A&M Chap. 1979-81 Pres., V Pres., Sec.)
NDEA Fellow
Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Mu Epsilon, Mu Sigma Rho

GRANTS AND CONTRACTS:
NASA (NGR 44-001-095), "The Effects of Series Truncation on Estimation and
Transformation of Errors,'' 1969-1972. ($67,000--Co-P.I. With H. O. Hartley)
NASA (NGR 44-001-097), "Time Series With Missing Data,'' 1969-71.
($52,000--Co-P.I. With H. O. Hartley)
Center for Energy and Mineral Resources, "Geostatistical Methods,'' 1979-1982.
($22,000)
Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science, "Multivariate Methods in
Economic Analysis,'' 1980. ( $10,000), 1986 ($15,000).
NASA (9-16664), "Statistical Method for Digital Image Representations,''
1982-86. ($130,000--Co-P.I. With Emanuel Parzen).
IBM Corp., "An Interactive Statistics Package for Undergraduates,'' 1984-86.
($100,000+$120,000 in equipment--Co-P.I. With D. B. Simmons).
Department of Defense, "Statistical Data Science Laboratory,'' 1984-86 ($126,000)
Digital Equipment Corp., "Statistical Workstation Methodology,'' 1985. ($83,408).
USDA/FSIS, 1989-94, ($280,000).
Texas General Land Office, "Protocols and procedures for environmental impact,
mitigation and recovery data", ($36,000 With F. M. Speed).

COMMITTEES:
National and State:
1996-97     National Science Foundation Review Panel
1991-2001   Editor in Chief, Communications in Statistics, Series A & B
1974-91     Editorial Board, Communications in Statistics
1982-85     American Statistical Association, Executive Committee, Section on
          Statistical Education,
1979-81     American Statistical Association, Committee on Chapter Activities
1979-80     NASA Steering Committee on Basic Research in Pattern Recognition and
          Image Analysis.
1978-81     Committee on Computer Sciences, Texas College and University
          Coordinating Board.

University:
1997-98   Vision 2020 'Skunkworks' Committee
1996-98   NCAA Certification Steering Committee (Chair)
1995-97   Affirmation Action Task Force (Human Resources)
1995         Administrative Compensation Policy Committee (Provost)
1995         Physical Plant Users Committee
1991         Association of Former Students Awards Committee
1990-92   Reaccreditation Executive Council
1990-92   Reaccreditation Steering Committee (Chair)
1990         Minority Scholar Program
1991         Knight Commission Task Force (Co-Chair)
1990         Minority Issues Program
1989-95   Athletic Council (Chair 1990-95)
1989         Summer Sessions Schedule Committee
1988-91   Faculty Senate
        Academic Affairs Committee 1988-89
        Committee on Committees 1988-89
        Executive Committee 1989-91
        Tenure and Promotion Policies Subcommittee (Chair 1989-90)
        International Committee, 1990-91
1985-86   Applied Mathematical Sciences Task Force (Chair)
1984-85   Academic Operations Committee
1983-86   Administrative Academic Council
1982-85   Department Head Searches
              Chemistry (Chair) 1984-85
              Business Analysis 1983-84
              Computer Science 1982-83
1980-86   Curriculum Committee, (Vice-Chair 1983-86)
1979-80   Steering Committee on Computer Services
1977-83   Academic Council Broadening Curricula Committee '79-80, '81-82
1977         Dean of Science Search Committee
1974-82   Steering Committee, Executive Development Program
1974-80   Advisory Committee, Educational Media
1972-82   Self-Study Research Standard Committee 1982

College of Science:
1972-86 and 1994-97   Executive Committee
1991 and 1995-96        United Appeals (Co-Chair)
1990-91     Master Teacher Resource Panel
1988-89     Koriyama Campus
1988-89     Grievance Committee
1983-86     Curriculum Committee (Chair)
1982           College Self-Study (Editor)
1979-82     Committee on Foreign Language Requirements (Chair)
1977-82     Graduate Instruction Committee
1972           College Self-Study (Coordinator)

MAJOR RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Multivariate analysis, missing data methods, correspondence analysis, statistical quality control.

PUBLICATIONS:

BOOKS

1995    Growth Curves, Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York, 375pp. With A. M. Kshirsagar.
1997    Statistics of Quality: Dedicated to Don Owen, With S. Ghosh and W.
   Schucany (eds.), Dekker, New York.

PAPERS

1968a   "A simple method for obtaining the information matrix for a multivariate normal
   distribution,'' The American Statistician, 22, No. 1, 18-20. With R. R. Hocking.
1968b   "Parameter estimation in the multivariate normal distribution with missing
   observations,''Journal of the American Statistical Association, 63, 159-73.
   With R. R. Hocking.
1968c   "A note on the correlation of ranges in correlated normal samples,''Biometrika,
   55, 3, 595-97. With H. O. Hartley. 86-87.
1968d   Bivariate samples with missing values, II", Query 29, Technometrics, 10,
   867-8.
1969a   "An extension of the Kolmogorov-Smirnov test on uniformity,'' Texas Journal
   of Science, 22, No. 2, 252-254. With F. M. Speed.
1969b   "Selection index estimation from partial multivariate normal data,'' Biometrics,
   26, 625-40. With R. C. Pfaffenberger.
1971    "Estimation of the mean of discrete parameter, covariance stationary stochastic
   process in rotation sampling,'' Report of Statistical Applications Research,
   Japanese Union of Scientists and Engineers, 18, No. 1, 9-21.
   With K. Nishikawa.
1972a   "Optimum incomplete multinormal samples,'' Technometrics, 14 , 299-309.
   With R. R. Hocking.
1972b   "Estimation of densities of mourning doves from aural information,''
   Biometrics, 28, 345-60. With C. E. Gates.
1972c   "Wishart Variate Generator,'' Journal of the Royal Statistical Society,
   Series C, 21, 341-45. With R. R. Hocking.
1973a   "On classification for incomplete multinormal data,'' Communications in
   Statistics, 1, 85-93. With C. D. Zeis.
1973b   "Three parameter lognormal estimation from censored data,'' Journal of
   the Indian Statistical Association, 11 , 15-31. With C. D. Zeis and G. W.
   Syler.
1973c   "Variable selection in management analysis,'' Proc. of the Business and
   Economics Section, American Statistical Association, 577-80. With K. K.
   Moore.
1974    "Discrimination between normal variables with equal means,'' Rpt. of
   Statistical Applications Research, Japanese Union of Scientists and
   Engineers 21, No. 2, 37-43. With C. D. Zeis.
1975    "A rank order approach to discriminant analysis,'' Proc. of the Business
   and Economics Section, American Statistical Association, 451-55. With K.
   K. Moore.
1976    "Classification based on incomplete data records,'' Proc. of the Business
   and Economics Section, American Statistical Association, 451-55. With T.
   R. Bohannon
1977    "Classifying an incomplete vector,'' Proc. of the Social Statistics Section,
   American Statistical Association, 61-68. With T. R. Bohannon.
1978a   "Multinomial selection index,'' chapter in Contributions to Survey Sampling
   and Applied Statistics, H. A. David (ed.) Academic Press, 191-200. With D.
   M. Scott.
1978b   "Constrained nonlinear estimation applied to earth resources Technological
   Satellite Data,'' Proc. of the Statistical Computing Section, American
   Statistical Association, 114-117. With H. F. Ander.
1978c   "Student placement utilizing incomplete data records,'' Education and
   Psychological Measurement, 45-52. With T. R. Bohannon.
1979    "Misclassification Probabilities Discrimination With Fragmentary Data,''
   Proc. of the Social Statistics Section, American Statistical Association,
   161-66. With T. R. Bohannon.
1980    "Normal population discrimination analysis with unequal covariance Matrices,''
   Proc. of the Social Statistics Section, American Statistical Association,
   618-23. With C. L. Dunn.
1981    "Combinatoric classification of multivariate normal variates,'' Communications
   in Statistics, Theory and Methods, 1317-40. With C. L. Dunn
1982a   "Normal combinatoric classification: the sample case,'' Communications in
   Statistics, Theory and Methods, 271-90. With C. L. Dunn.
1982b   "Approaches to estimating covariance matrices with partial multinormal data,"
   Proc. of SAS Users Group International, 616-25. With M. W. Riggs
1983a   "Discrimination relative to measures of non-normality,'' Proc. of the
   NASA Symposium on Mathematical Pattern Recognition and Image
   Analysis, 243-76. With E. Shine.
1983b   "Applicable statistics education,'' Proc. of the Statistical Education
   Section, American Statistical Association, 74-77.
1984a   "Autoregressive spectral estimation for two dimensional time series,'' Proc.
   of the Second NASA Symposium on Pattern Recognition and Image
   Analysis, 165-74. With H. J. Newton.
1984b   "Likelihood ratio testing on partial multinormal data,'' Statistics and
   Probability Letters, 2, 377-43. With M. W. Riggs.
1988a   "Simulation study of wildlife density estimators,'' Communications in
   Statistics, Simulation and Computation, 431-450. With G. Ryan and
   C. E. Gates.
1988b   "Statistical analysis of corrosion data,'' chapter in Statistical Theory and
   and Data Analysis II, K. Matusita, Ed., North-Holland, 71-81.
1988c   "A small sample univariate two population nonparametric test,'' Proc.
   of the Southwest Decision Sciences. With K. Moore.
1988d   "Robustness and correspondence analysis,'' Proc. of Statistical Graphics
   Section, American Statistical Association, 28-33. With M. L. Muehsam.
1989a   "A note on homogeneity of covariance matrices,'' Communications in
   Statistics, Theory and Methods, 2301-2310. With Frits H. Ruymgaart.
1989b   "Correspondence diagnostics'', Proc. of Social Science Section, American
   Statistical Association, 194-199. With M. L. Muehsam.
1990    "Contingency tables with structural zeros.'' Communications in Statistics,
   Theory and Methods, 4485-4496. With A. Rahul Parsa.
1991    "Acute effects of anti-inflammatory drugs in neodymium:yttrium aluminum garnet
   laser-induced uveitis in dogs.'' Amer. Journal of Veterinary Research, 52,
   No. 8, 1279-1283. With Nicolas Millichamp, Joan Driezyc, Brooks Rhode and
   George Chiou.
1992a   "Plasma silicon and radiographic bone density in weanling quarter horses fed
   sodium zeolite A", J. of Equine Veterinary Science, 12, 292-296. With
   K. S. Frey, G. D. Potter, et al.
1992b   "Comparison of applanation tonometers in the dog and horse.'' Amer. J. of
   Vet. Res., 52, 1279-1283. With Joan Dziezyc and Nicolas Millichamp.
1992c   "Comparison of Prednisolone and RMI-1068 in the ocular irrative response in
   dogs", Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 33,
   460-461. With Joan Dziezyc, Nicolas Millichamp, and B. Rohde.
1992d   "Effects of prostaglandin F2a and leukotriene D4 on pupil size, intraocular
   pressure, and blood-aqueous barrier in dogs", Amer. J. of Vet. Res., 53,
   1302-1304. With Joan Dziezyc, Nicolas Millichamp, and C. Keller.
1993a   "Optimum scores under order constraint in contingency tables",
   Communications in Statistics, Theory and Methods, 22, 3537-3551.
   With A. R. Parsa.
1993b   "Training distance to failure in young racing quarter horses fed sodium
   zeolite A", J. of Equine Veterinary Science, 13, 562-567. With
   B. D. Nielsen, G. D. Potter, et al.
1993c   "Physiological responses to training in racing two-year old quarter horses
   fed sodium zeolite A, J. of Equine Veterinary Science, 13, 543-648.
   With J. A. Reynolds, G. D. Potter, et al
1995a   "Modifications of the third metacarpal bone in young racing horses as a result
   of training," J. of Equine Veterinary Science, 14. With B. D.
   Nielsen, G. D. Potter, et al.
1995b   "Does the onset of training alter mineral requirements in the young racing
   horse," J. of Equine Veterinary Science, 14, 70-75. With B. D.
   Nielsen, G. D. Potter, et al.
1995c   "Similarities between genders in racing two-year old quarter horses," J. of
   Equine Veterinary Science, 14. With J. A. Reynolds, G. D. Potter, et al.
1995d   "Effect of flurbiprofen and cortcosteroids on the ocular irrative response in
   dogs," Vet. & Comparative Ophthalmology, 13, 42-45. With Joan Dziezyc
   and Nicolas Millichamp.
1996a   "Publication is as easy as C-C-C," STATS, 16,12-14.
1996b   "On the utility of mean higher high water and mean lower low water datum's
   for Texas inland coastal waters," OCEAN 96/IEEEE. With F. M. Speed, et al.
1997a   "Asymmetry and outlier detection using correspondence analysis," in
   Statistics of Quality: Dedicated to Don Owen, S. Ghosh, W.
   Schucany, and W. B. Smith (eds.), Dekker, New York, 295-308. With M.
   Muehsam.
1997b   "Changes in the third metacarpal and frequency of bone injuries in young
   Quarter Horses during race training - observations and theoretical
   considerations," J. of Equine Veterinary Science, 17, 541-549. With
   B. D. Nielsen, G. D. Potter, et al.
1997c   "Fluorescein concentrations in the aqueous of dogs with cataracts", Vet. &
   Comparative Ophthalmology, 14, 267-270. With Joan Dziezyc and Nicolas
   Millichamp.
1998   "Response of young horses in training to varying dietary calcium and
   phosphorous", J. of Equine Veterinary Science, 18, 397-404. With D. B.
   Nielsen, G. D. Potter, et al.
1999a   "Analysis of Tidal Data and Datums: Accessible Examples of Harmonic
   Modelling with Autocorrelation and Imputation", Communications in
   Statistics, Theory and Methods, 28, 18pp. With F. M. Speed, R. Chen and
   F. M. Speed, Jr. (to appear)
1999b   "Profile parallelism in repeated measures designs", Communications in
   Statistics, Theory and Methods, 28, 33pp. With R. M. Newman and F. M.
   Speed. (to appear)
1999c   "Properties of profile parallelism tests in repeated measures designs",
   Communications in Statistics, Simulation and Computation, 28, 27pp.
   With R. M. Newman and F. M. Speed. (to appear)

OTHER WRITINGS

1981    "In memorium: Herman Otto Hartley," The American Statistician, 35,
   No. 3, 142-3.
1982    "Obituary: Herman Otto Hartley," Biometrics, 38 , 855-56.
1986    "Undergraduate statistical education: discussion," Proceedings of the
   Statistical Education Section, American Statistical Association,
   53-54.
1989    Quality Control Concepts, USDA/FSIS-TAMU, Textbook, 60 pages.
1997d   "Lens-induced uveitis in dogs with cataracts," submitted to Amer. J. of
   Vet. Res., With Joan Dziezyc and Nicolas Millichamp.
1997e   "An increased need for calcium in young racehorses beginning training,"
   submitted to J. of Equine Veterinary Science, With B. D. Nielsen, G. D.
   Potter, et al.

Legal Applications and Expert Witness Activities

Discrimination cases and salary studies

1978-81   Attorney General, State of Texas (Watson Arnold, Lead Attorney)
   USA v State of Texas (A-78-CA-287) US District Court, Austin
1982      Attorney General, State of Texas (Steve Greenberg, Attorney)
   Jack v State of Texas (H-77-1591) US District Court, Houston
1987      James C. Barber, Attorney, Dallas, TX
   Burnough & Ferguson v Otis Engr. Co.
1983-6    Martin, Cox and Greenberg, Austin, TX (Steve Greenberg, Attorney)
   USA v Pasadena ISD (H-83-5107), US District Court, Houston Div
1995      Meredith, Browning and Abernathy, Corpus Christi, TX
   (S. S. Boatwright Attorney) Barnes v Halliburton
1994-7   Southwest Texas State University, Office of the Vice President
   (Susan Griffth, Joe Meyer) Faculty and Staff Salary Studies
1988-98  Texas A&M University, Office of the Dean of Faculties
   Faculty Salary Studies
1989-90  Texas A&M University, Office of the Vice President for Administration
   Staff Pay Study

Jurimetrics

1992-7   Brazos County Texas, District Judge J. D. Langley
   Jury Panel Selection algorithm

Materials and pipe corrosion cases

1991-2   Baker and Botts, Houston TX. (Randy McClanahan, Attorney)
   All American Pipeline
1997      Brown, McCarroll & Oaks Hartline, Austin, TX (Gregg R. Brown, Attorney)
   LaGloria Oil and Gas v Carboline Co
   No. 95-959-C, 141st D.C., Smith County, TX
1997      Browning and Peifer, P. A., Albuquerque, NM
   (Charles Peifer, Lead Attorney)
   Gas Co. of New Mexico v Cooke Paint, et al.
1982-3    Kinley Caliper Co., Houston TX (Laura Kinley)
   Corrosion Assessment using extreme value statistics
   Shell Oil v Kinley
1989      Small, Craig and Werkenthin, Austin, TX (Brandon Janes, Attorney)
   El Paso Natural Gas Co.
1988-90  Small, Craig and Werkenthin, Austin, TX (Steve Greenberg, Attorney)
   Lower Colorado River Authority v Morin Co.,
   No. 456932, 299th D. C., Austin

Natural resources cases

1991      Davidson, Troilo and Booth, Austin, TX (Timothy Brown, Attorney)
   Corpus Christi-Choke Canyon Releases
1995-7    Graves, Dougherty, Hearon & Moody, Austin, TX
   (John McFarland, Lead Attorney)
   Kenedy Foundation v State of Texas (C-90-36) US DC, Corpus Christi
1995      McElroy & Sullivan, Austin, TX (Dan Miller, Attorney)
   Boudreau Group v TNRCC

Personal injury cases

1998     Searcy, Denney, Scarola, Barnhart & Shipley, W. Palm Beach, FL
   (Christopher K. Speed, Attorney), Berk v. Jones
PH.D. STUDENTS OF WILLIAM B. SMITH
Dr. Charles D. Zeis
Statistical Consultant
Denver, Colorado
Dr. Henry F. Ander
Supervisor, Management Control Systems/Operations Analysis
Salt River Project
P. O. Box 1980
Phoenix, Arizona 85001
Dr. Tom Bohannon
Director, Institutional Research
Baylor University
Waco, Texas 76798
Dr. Kris K. Moore
Professor, Information Systems
Hankamer School of Business
Baylor University
Waco, Texas 78706
Dr. Richard R. Alldredge
Professor and Head, Statistics Program
Washington State University
Pullman, Washington 99164-6212
Dr. Charles L. Dunn
Professor, Mathematics and Statistics Department
Miami University
Oxford, Ohio 45056
Dr. A. R. Parsa
Professor of Business
Drake University
Omaha, Nebraska
Dr. George W. Ryan
Statistician, U. S. Forest Service
Atlanta, Georgia 30367
Dr. Mitchell Muesham
Associate Professor and Assistant Dean
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, Texas
Dr. Mark Riggs
Biostatistician, Scott & White Hospital
Temple, Texas
Dr. Douglas M. Scott
Quality Control Supervisor, Hewlett-Packard
Corvallis, Oregon
Dr. Richard Newman
Gore Corporation
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Dr. Jason Clark
Senior Statistician, Centocor Inc. (Johnson & Johnson)
200 Great Valley Parkway
Malvern, Pennsylvania 19380