Dr Andrew Golightly
Senior Lecturer in Statistics

Roles and Responsibilities

Chairman, RSS local group

Internal seminar organiser

Postgraduate selector (Statistics)


Member of the Royal Statistical Society

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Research Interests

Google Scholar

Bayesian Statistics, diffusion processes, particle filters, Markov chain Monte Carlo

Postgraduate Supervision

Aamir Khan

Yingying Lai

Tom Lowe

Ash McLean

Matthew Robinson

Tom Ryder

Gavin Whitaker 

Research Grants

Leverhulme grant F/00 125/AD, Mathematical Models for the developed Neolithic, (01/01/10 -- 01/07/13), CoI

Esteem Indicators

Royal Statistical Society Research Prize 2009

Associate editor, Mathematical Biosciences


Undergraduate Teaching

MAS8305 Modern Bayesian Inference

MAS3324/8324 Stochastic Financial Modelling

MAS3326/8326 Discrete Stochastic Modelling

MAS1403 Quantitative Methods for Business Management

MMathStat projects: Lane Stephenson, Elizabeth Goodall, Matthew Upton, Josg Rushton-Crawshaw, Andrew Robson 

Postgraduate Teaching

Newcastle & Durham Graduate Course