Tharshanna Nadarajah

Sessional Instructor


Fields of Study

Areas of Interest

  • Statistics Education
  • Longitudinal Data Analysis
  • Variable Selection
  • Data Mining


I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistical Sciences.

I received M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Statistics from the Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, in 2016.

My research interests lie at the intersection of computer application and health data analysis. My research contributions have been to design efficient and fair mechanisms for Empirical Likelihood Based Longitudinal Studies and Variable Selection. I am also involved in innovative teaching and learning strategies and the impact of technology-enhanced on student learning and attitudes toward statistics.


Office Hours:

Mon. and Tues. 9-11AM EST