Time & Place

Stats consulting is primariliy done in Woodburn 200 in the SSRC (Social Science Research Commons).

The SSRC is on the 2nd floor in Room 200. ISCC consultants sit in the last two alcoves on the right.

Hours are 9 to 12, Monday to Friday. Please contact us to schedule a visit.


Michael Trosset
Executive Director, Professor & Chair of Department of Statistics

Michael joined the faculty of the Department of Statistics in 2006 and became the director of the newly formed ISCC soon after. He received his PhD from the University of California, Berkeley, and brings expertise in tehcniques for Multidimensional Scaling (MDS) and Optimization.

Michael Frisby
Associate Director of Operations

Michael completed his Master's degree at Michigan State just before starting at ISCC in the Summer of 2014. He brings experience from the Center for Statistical Training and Consulting at MSU, where he developed expertise in Structural Equation Models (SEM), among other things, while consulting with researchers in Psychology and Education.

Hannah Bolte
Associate Director of Finance

Hannah started her work at ISCC as an Intern in Spring 2014, while completing the Master's of Statistical Science program. In addition to her role consulting and supervising ISCC students, she uses her background with Business Administration to coordinate ISCC logistics and finances.

Jang Dong (JD) Seo
Statistical Consultant

JD came to ISCC from the University of Northern Colorado (UNC)where he received his PhD in Applied Statistics and Research Methods. He developed a love for helping people with statistics while working at the UNC Research Consulting Lab. His research includes methods for longitudinal data analysis, but he enjoys helping with a variety of projects and methods.

Yuqing (Kate) Jiao
Consulting Associate

Kate is in her first year pursuing the Department's Master of Statistical Science degree in 2015-16, but she is already an alumna of ISCC, as she was an intern during her Senior year as an Undergraduate student.

Bingyue (Bonnie) Li
Consulting Associate

Bonnie also has previous experience with ISCC from her time volunteering as an Undergraduate in Statistics last year. This Fall, she is working at ISCC as part of the Statistical Consulting Internship (S692).

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Ao Li
Consulting Associate

Ao is a fouth-year PhD candidate in the Statistics Department. He was recruited to ISCC to work primarily as a collaborator on projects in the Kinesiology department.

Yue (Wilson) Yuan
Consulting Associate

Yue (Wilson) Yuan is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Criminal Justice. He completed the Masters of Applied Statistics program in 2014. He currently serves as our STATA specialist with expertise in social science research methods.