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About the PADS Hub

Mission Statement

The mission of the Predictive Analytics and Data Science (PADS) Hub is to build collaborative bridges between statisticians and other investigators as well as provide training,  improve methodology for statistical analyses, and advance research programs both within and outside of the field of Statistics.


PADS Hub Cores

The PADS Hub is organized into three cores:

  1. Data Analytics Core (Applied Statistics Lab)
  2. Training Core
  3. Methodology Core

Organizational Structure of the PADS Hub
Organizational Chart for the Predictive Analytics and Data Science (PADS) Hub

How Can We Help You?

Types of Services offered

  • Consultations
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Visualizations
  • Statistical Programming
  • Guest lectures, training and workshops


  • Grant Submissions
  • Study Design
  • Translational Research
  • Pilot studies
  • Presentations
  • Publications

Funding Model

Funding for the PADS Hub comes from investments from colleges, departments, centers, infrastructure grants, and central administration. Limited access is available for students, staff, and faculty who are not affiliated with a contributing partner.  If you are not currently an PADS Hub or ASL partner, please contact us and find out how to become one.

Mentoring and Training

Mentoring and training are key in the organizational model of the PADS Hub.  For some requests, statistics graduate students are partnered with an experienced faculty/staff member who mentors the student through all stages of the project.  On occasion, an experienced graduate student who has completed a masters degree in statistics is paired with graduate student in training to carry out project requests.

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