Dr. James Hardin

Dr. James Hardin Dr. James Hardinis an Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs and Curriculum
Professor at the University of South Carolina. Co-author (with Joseph Hilbe) of Generalized Estimating Equations, Dr. Hardin is on the editorial board of The Stata Journal and is the developer of the Stata GEE command, and with Dr. Hilbe is the developer of the GLM command.


BS Applied Mathematics, Texas A&M

MS Statistics, Texas A&M

PhD Statistics, Texas A&M

Areas of Expertise:



Correlated data analysis (including generalized estimating equations and mixed models)

Discrete data regression models (including bivariate outcomes for which joint probabilities may be estimated using copula functions)


JW Hardin and JM Hilbe. Generalized Estimating Equations, 2nd Edition. Chapman & Hall/CRC Press, 2013

 PI Good and JW Hardin. Common Errors in Statistics (And How to Avoid Them), 4th Edition. Wiley Interscience, 2012

JW Hardin and JM Hilbe. Generalized Linear Models and Extensions, 3rd Edition. Stata Press, 2012


Best Poster Winner of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy Meetings (2013)

Arnold School of Public Health Faculty Research Award (2013)

Elected member of the International Statistics Institute (2012)

H.O. Hartley Award Winner for Outstanding Service to the Statistics Discipline (2010)

William S. Connor Award for Outstanding Graduate Student in Statistics (1990)

NASA Global Change Fellowship (1990-1992)

Shell Oil Scholar (1988)

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Dr. James Hardin

Advanced Logistic Regression
Generalized Linear Models
Logistic Regression
Mixed and Hierarchical Linear Models
Modeling Count Data
Modeling Longitudinal and Panel Data

Instructor at Statistics.com since June 2003


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