Reinhard Furrer's scientific services
A more detailed enumeration is given in the pdf version of the CV (last update [an error occurred while processing this directive]).
- Editorial Board Member, Spatial Statistics, since 2015.
- Associate Editor, Stat, since 2012.
- Associate Editor, Journal of Multivariate Statistics (JMVA), 2011-2015.
- Associate Editor, Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics (JABES), 2014-2015.
Annals of Applied Statistics, Annals of the
Institute of Statistical Mathematics,
Automation in Construction, Bayesian Analysis, Biometrical Journal, Climate D
ynamics, Climate of
the Past, Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods,
Computational Geosciences, Computational Statistics and
Data Analysis, Environmental and Ecological Statistics,
Environmetrics, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation
and Geoinformation, Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and
Environmental Statistics, Journal of Computational and Graphical
Statistics, Journal of Climate, Journal of Multivariate
Statistics, Journal of Statistical Software,
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B,
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series
C, Journal of the American Statistical Association,
Meteorologische Zeit\-schrift, Nature, Nonlinear Processes in
Geophysics, Technometrics, Scandinavian Journal of Statistics,
SIAM Journal on Matrix Analysis and Applications,
Statistics and Computing, Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation,
and Water Resources Research.
Book Proposals: Springer, New York.
Various Conference Proceedings manuscripts.
Grant Proposal Reviews:
United States National Science Foundation, National Sciences and
Engineering Research Council of Canada, Swiss National Science
Foundation, STARS Grants (University of Padova, Italy).
Conference and Session Organisation
International workshop on Scaling and estimation of Earth's diversity
October 15-18, 2015, Zurich, Switzerland (joint with G. Schaepman-Strub and M.
Workshop on Bayesian Inference for Latent Gaussian Models with
Applications, February 2-5, 2011, at the University of Zurich, Switzerland (joint with
Topic-contributed session Modern Nonparametric Statistics in
Climate Science for the Conference on Nonparametric Statistics and
Statistical Learning, May 19-22, 2010 at the The Ohio State
University, Columbus, USA.
Topic-contributed session New Research in Spatial and Environmental
Statistics at the Joint Statistical Meetings, August 2-6, 2009 in
Washington DC, USA.
Topic-contributed session Climate, Weather, and Spatial-temporal
Models at the Joint Statistical Meetings, August 6-10, 2006 in
Seattle, USA (joint with S. Sain).
13th European Young Statistician Meeting, September 21-26, in
Ovronnaz, Switzerland (joint with T. Gsponer, B. Fournier and
Departmental and University Service
`Studiendelegierter' Department of Mathematics, since fall 2017.
Managing Director, Master in Biostatistics, UZH, since 2011.
Member of steering committee, University Research Priority Programme
(URPP) on Global Change and Biodiversity (GCB), since 2013.
Member of initiating committee of the new minor in Applied Probability
Member of structured PhD programs Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Ecology (Life Sciences Graduate School Zurich), of Zurich Graduate School in Mathematics, and of Computational Science Zurich Graduate School.
Member of more than 25 Ph.D. thesis committee at UZH (current as well as past).
First opponent for Ph.D. thesis defence of Andrey Kovalenko, Department of
Mathematics, University of Bergen, Norway.
External member for Ph.D. viva `Characterising and modelling
time-varying rainfall extremes and climatic drivers' of Mari Jones,
School of Civil Engineering and Geoscience, Newcastle University, UK.
Member, admission committee, Master in Statistics, ETHZ and UZH, 2010-2017.
Member of search committees, habilitation committees, promotion committees etc.
Member of `Schulkommission, Kantonsschule Wiedikon Zürich (KWI)' (since 2012).
`Findungskommissionen' Kantonsschule Wiedikon Zürich (KWI): Chemie fall 2017, Mathematik spring 2018.
External examiner for `Mündliche Maturitätsarbeiten', (KWI, June 2013).
Mandate for `Weiterentwicklung des Biorisiko-Katasters',
Amt für Abfall, Wasser, Energie und Luft, Kanton Zürich (2012).
Contribution to `Junior Euler Society' U18, theme `Statistik' (2012).
Mandate for `Organische Schadstoffe für Kompost und Gärgut in der Schweiz',
Schweizerische Hochschule für Landwirtschaft, Zollikofen (2007).