# Herman Chernoff

*Education*

*B.S. (Mathematics), City College of New York, 1943*

*M. Sc. (Applied Mathematics), Brown University, 1945*

*Ph.D. (Applied Mathematics), Brown University, 1948*

*Academic Positions*

*Research Associate (Instructor) Cowles Commission for Research in Economics, University of Chicago, 1948-1949*

*Assistant Professor Mathematics, University of Illinois (Urbana), 1949-1950*

*Associate Professor of Mathematics, University of Illinois (Urbana), 1950-1952*

*Associate Professor of Statistics, Stanford University, 1952-1956*

*Professor of Statistics, Stanford University, 1956-1974*

*Professor of Applied Mathematics, M.I.T., 1974-1985*

*Professor Emeritus of Applied Mathematics, M.I.T., 1985-*

*Professor of Statistics, Harvard University, 1985-1997*

*Professor Emeritus of Statistics Harvard University, 1997-*