Kendra Schmid, PhD

Director of Masters Programs

Associate Professor of Biostatistics
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Public Health

Professional Summary

  • 2013 - present  Associate Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • 2007 - 2013  Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Education

  • PhD  Statistics, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2007
  • MS   Statistics, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2004
  • BS    Mathematics, Chadron State College, 2001

Courses Taught

  • PSM 806, Biostatistics I

Research Interest & Projects

My current research is focused on statistical shape analysis using landmark data and in particular, methods for face recognition applications. I am also interested in statistics education.

Selected Publications

  • Schmid, K., Marx, D., & Samal, A. (2007). “Tridimensional Regression.” Proceedings of the Kansas State University Conference on Applied Statistics in Agriculture. In Press.
  • Schmid, K., Marx, D., & Samal, A. (2007). “Computation of a face attractiveness index based on neoclassical canons, symmetry, and golden ratios.” Pattern Recognition. In Press.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Statistical Association
  • International Biometric Society (ENAR

contact kendra schmid
Kendra Schmid, PhD

984375 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4375
Phone: 402-559-8117
Fax: 402-559-7259
Email: kkschmid@unmc.edu

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