Leanna L. House

Leanna House is an associate professor in the Department of Statistics at Virginia Tech and core faculty at the Sanghani Center. Prior to joining Virginia Tech, she worked at Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio. She received her Ph.D. in statistics from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, and served as a post-doctoral research associate in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Durham University, Durham, United Kingdom.

She has authored or co-authored more than 40 journal articles and has served as a statistical collaborator for 13 successful grant proposals (totaling approximately $6 million USD) awarded by the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Office of Naval Research, and private industry.

Her research interests include Bayesian statistical modeling with an emphasis in visualization, uncertainty analyses of simulation experiments, and health, as well as, probabilistic/algorithmic techniques for data mining and data visualization that foster human-computer interaction and advance education in data science.








Associate Professor of Statistics
Research Areas:
  • iconVisual Analytics
Phone: 540-231-2256
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Visual to Parametric Interaction (V2PI) Visual to Parametric Interaction (V2PI) is a non-probabilistic version of BaVA.
Research Areas:
  • iconVisual Analytics
Dates: September 15, 2009April 3, 2017


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Leanna L. House's Timeline

Year: 2008

Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, Virginia Tech

Year: 2012

Head of Statistics Undergraduate Committee, Virginia Tech

Year: 2012

Mentor for the Curie Living Center, Virginia Tech

Year: 2013

Member of University Council, Virginia Tech

Year: 2014

Member of Program Committee for VAST 2014

Year: 2015

Associate Professor, Department of Statistics,
Virginia Tech

Year: 2017

Deputy Director, Computational Modeling and Data Analytics (CMDA), Academy of Integrated Science, Virginia Tech