Bethany White

Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
Ontario Power Building, 700 University Avenue, 9th floor, Room 9144, Toronto, ON M5G 1X6


Fields of Study

Areas of Interest

  • Statistics education
  • Statistics training and practice in the life sciences
  • Technology-enhanced learning
  • Biostatistics


Bethany White’s research interests involve the impact of technology-enhanced and simulation activities on student learning and attitudes toward statistics. She also has pedagogical interest in the quantitative preparation of students to effectively engage with statistics in life sciences research. She serves on Statistical Society of Canada (SSC) committees and with the editorial team of the American Statistical Society's Journal of Statistics Education (JSE), and has served on organizing committees for statistics and science education workshops and conferences in Canada and the US.


PhD, Statistics – Biostatistics, University of Waterloo
MMath, Statistics – Biostatistics, University of Waterloo
BScH, Mathematics and Statistics, Acadia University