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David Chu

David Chu

Associate Professor

Mathematics and Statistics

Abbotsford campus, T132

Phone: 604-504-7441 ext. 4483

email David


Teaching, Research and Consulting in Statistics


PhD (McGill)


Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Teaching Philosophy

Student-Centred, Relevant, Hands-On

Teaching Interests

Intro Stats, Statistical Modelling, Data Visualization, Data Mining, Statistical Languages, Time Series Analysis, Multivariate Analysis, Everyday Math and Stats

Research Interests

Sports Analytics, Multivariate Analysis, Distribution Theory


Conducted a workshop for a group of Chinese government staff on CANSIM in 2016.


With Cheng Wang, Empirical study on relationship between sports analytics and success in regular season and postseason in Major League Baseball (2019). Journal of Sports Analytics.

With Kaeden Teindl, Hacina Gill, Harinder Sahota, Mandy Carstensen, Hailey Kim, and Golfam Ghafourifar, Determining the digestive effectiveness and reusability of Formaldehyde and Glutaraldehyde Immobilized Proteolytic Enzymes using Principal Component Analysis (2019). Analyst, the Royal Society of Chemistry (submitted). 

Community Engagement

Math Contest, Statistical Consultation

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