Khurram Nadeem

Khurram Nadeem
Assistant Professor, Statistics
Phone number: 
519-824-4120 x53136
MacNaughton 517

RESEARCH  INTERESTS: Predictive modeling of ecological and environmental processes via big data analytics; Wildland fire occurrence prediction; modeling of spatio-temporal processes.

PhD, Statistics 2013 University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada. Advisor: Dr. Subhash R. Lele Dissertation Title: Estimability and Likelihood Inference for General Hierarchical Models using Data Cloning.

MSc, Statistics  2005 University of Karachi, Pakistan, Advisor: Dr. Javed Iqbal Dissertation Title: Exploring the causal relationship among social, real, monetary and infrastructure development in Pakistan.

BSc (Honours), Statistics 2003 University of Karachi, Pakistan. First Class Second Position.


Nadeem, K., Chen, E., Zhang, Y. (2018) A novel hierarchical multinomial approach to modelling age-specific harvest data. 27th Annual Conference of the International Environmetrics Society joint with Biennal GRASPA Conference: Graspa Working Papers.

Dean, C. B., Bull, S. B., Nadeem, K. and Wolters, M. A. (2017) Big data in biosciences  PUBLICATIONS  Wiley StatsRef: Statistics Reference Online, 1–9.
Nadeem, K., Moore, J. E., Zhang, Y., & Chipman, H. (2016) Integrating  population dynamics models and distance sampling data: a spatial hierarchical state‐space approach. Ecology, 97, 1735–1745.
 Zhang, Y., P. Cabilio, and Nadeem, K (2016) Improved seasonal Mann–Kendall tests for trend analysis in water resources time series. Advances in Time Series Methods and Applications. Springer New York, 215-229.
Nadeem, K., & Lele, S. R. (2012) Likelihood based population viability analysis in the presence of observation error. Oikos, 121, 1656-1664.
Luong C. et al. (2011) Antenatal sildenafil treatment attenuates pulmonary hypertension in experimental congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Circulation, 123, 2120-2131.
Lele, S. R., Nadeem, K. and Schmuland, B. (2010) Estimability and likelihood inference for generalized linear mixed models using data cloning. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 105, 1617-1625.
Iqbal, J. and Nadeem, K. (2006) Exploring the causal relationship among social, real, monetary and infrastructure development in Pakistan. Pakistan Economic and Social Review, Volume XLIV, No. 1, 39-56.