James O. Berger

James O. Berger

Arts and Sciences Professor of Statistics

External address: 
221 Old Chemistry, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90251, Durham, NC 27708-0251
Phone: 
(919) 684-4531

Selected Grants

Collaborative Research: Using Precursor Information to Update Probabilistic Hazard Maps awarded by National Science Foundation (Co Investigator). 2018 to 2020

Hazards SEES: Persistent volcanic crises -- resilience in the face of prolonged and uncertain risk awarded by State University of New York - Buffalo (Co-Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2019

Bayesian Analysis and Interfaces awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2014 to 2019

Collaborative Research: Statistical And Computational Models and Methods for Extracting Knowledge from Massive Disparate awarded by National Science Foundation (Co-Principal Investigator). 2012 to 2015

Collaborative Research: Bayesian Analysis and Applications awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2010 to 2015

Hazards SEES Type 1: Persistent volcanic crises in the USA: from precursors to resilience awarded by University of Hawaii System (Co-Principal Investigator). 2013 to 2015

Bayes 250 Conference awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2013 to 2014

Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (Supplement) awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2002 to 2012

FRG: Collaborative Research: Prediction and Risk of Extreme Events Utilizing Mathematical Computer Models of Geophysical awarded by National Science Foundation (Co-Principal Investigator). 2008 to 2012

Pages

Bernardo, JM, Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Dawid, AP, Heckerman, D, Smith, AFM, and West, M. "Preface." January 19, 2012. Full Text

Benjamin, DJ, Berger, JO, Johannesson, M, Nosek, BA, Wagenmakers, E-J, Berk, R, Bollen, KA, Brembs, B, Brown, L, Camerer, C, Cesarini, D, Chambers, CD, Clyde, M, Cook, TD, De Boeck, P, Dienes, Z, Dreber, A, Easwaran, K, Efferson, C, Fehr, E, Fidler, F, Field, AP, Forster, M, George, EI, Gonzalez, R, Goodman, S, Green, E, Green, DP, Greenwald, AG, Hadfield, JD, Hedges, LV, Held, L, Hua Ho, T, Hoijtink, H, Hruschka, DJ, Imai, K, Imbens, G, Ioannidis, JPA, Jeon, M, Jones, JH, Kirchler, M, Laibson, D, List, J, Little, R, Lupia, A, Machery, E, Maxwell, SE, McCarthy, M, Moore, DA, Morgan, SL, Munafó, M, Nakagawa, S, Nyhan, B, Parker, TH, Pericchi, L, Perugini, M, Rouder, J, Rousseau, J, Savalei, V, Schönbrodt, FD, Sellke, T, Sinclair, B, Tingley, D, Van Zandt, T, Vazire, S, Watts, DJ, Winship, C, Wolpert, RL, Xie, Y, Young, C, Zinman, J, and Johnson, VE. "Redefine statistical significance." Nature Human Behaviour 2.1 (January 2018): 6-10. Full Text Open Access Copy

Gu, M, and Berger, JO. "Parallel partial Gaussian process emulation for computer models with massive output." The Annals of Applied Statistics 10.3 (September 2016): 1317-1347. Full Text

Bayarri, MJ, Benjamin, DJ, Berger, JO, and Sellke, TM. "Rejection odds and rejection ratios: A proposal for statistical practice in testing hypotheses." Journal of Mathematical Psychology 72 (June 2016): 90-103. Full Text

Wang, X, and Berger, JO. "Estimating Shape Constrained Functions Using Gaussian Processes." Siam/Asa Journal on Uncertainty Quantification 4.1 (January 2016): 1-25. Full Text

Berger, JO, Bernardo, JM, and Sun, D. "Overall Objective Priors." Bayesian Analysis 10.1 (March 2015): 189-221. Full Text

Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Calder, ES, Patra, AK, Pitman, EB, Spiller, ET, and Wolpert, RL. "PROBABILISTIC QUANTIFICATION OF HAZARDS: A METHODOLOGY USING SMALL ENSEMBLES OF PHYSICS-BASED SIMULATIONS AND STATISTICAL SURROGATES." International Journal for Uncertainty Quantification 5.4 (2015): 297-325. Full Text

Berger, J, Bayarri, MJ, and Pericchi, LR. "The Effective Sample Size." Econometric Reviews 33.1-4 (February 10, 2014): 197-217. Full Text

Berger, JO, Wang, X, and Shen, L. "A Bayesian approach to subgroup identification." J Biopharm Stat 24.1 (2014): 110-129. (Review) Full Text

Wang, X, Berger, JO, and Burdick, DS. "Bayesian analysis of dynamic item response models in educational testing." The Annals of Applied Statistics 7.1 (March 2013): 126-153. Full Text

Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Forte, A, and García-Donato, G. "Criteria for Bayesian model choice with application to variable selection." The Annals of Statistics 40.3 (June 2012): 1550-1577. Full Text

Pages

Bernardo, JM, Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Dawid, AP, Heckerman, D, Smith, AFM, and West, M. "Bayesian Statistics 9." January 19, 2012. Full Text

Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, and Molina, G. "Incorporating uncertainties into traffic simulators." January 1, 2007.