Gwynn Sturdevant

Gwynn Sturdevant
  • Lecturer in Statistics and Data Science

Contact Information

  • office Address:

    327 Academic Research Building
    265 South 37th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

Research Interests: Connecting statistical programming languages to technology that addresses the needs of people with low vision or blindness. Developing applied statistical methods.

Teaching

Current Courses (Fall 2022)

  • STAT1010 - Intro Business Stat

    Data summaries and descriptive statistics; introduction to a statistical computer package; Probability: distributions, expectation, variance, covariance, portfolios, central limit theorem; statistical inference of univariate data; Statistical inference for bivariate data: inference for intrinsically linear simple regression models. This course will have a business focus, but is not inappropriate for students in the college. This course may be taken concurrently with the prerequisite with instructor permission.

    STAT1010003 ( Syllabus )

    STAT1010002 ( Syllabus )

    STAT1010001 ( Syllabus )

All Courses

  • STAT1010 - Intro Business Stat

    Data summaries and descriptive statistics; introduction to a statistical computer package; Probability: distributions, expectation, variance, covariance, portfolios, central limit theorem; statistical inference of univariate data; Statistical inference for bivariate data: inference for intrinsically linear simple regression models. This course will have a business focus, but is not inappropriate for students in the college. This course may be taken concurrently with the prerequisite with instructor permission.

Knowledge at Wharton

How Banks Crowd Out Commercial Lending During Real Estate Booms

Banks become preoccupied with real estate lending during housing booms, at the cost of lending to other parts of the economy, according to research co-authored by Wharton’s Itay Goldstein.Read More

Knowledge @ Wharton - 9/27/2022
Preventing Burnout: The Demand-Control-Support Model

In this Nano Tool for Leaders, Wharton’s Adam Grant shares insights about how burnout can be prevented and reduced — even in high-pressure jobs.Read More

Knowledge @ Wharton - 9/27/2022
Do Vaccine Lotteries Work? Maybe

Wharton’s Katy Milkman shares the lessons learned from last year’s Philly Vax Sweepstakes, a Penn-funded project designed to evaluate ways of increasing COVID-19 vaccines in the city.Read More

Knowledge @ Wharton - 9/26/2022