Richard Waterman holds a Ph.D. in Statistics from Penn State University. He has been at the Wharton School since 1993 and has frequently taught the MBA Math "Bootcamp" class. He has taught extensively in both the Executive and Full-time MBA programs. Richard has received numerous teaching awards including the Helen Kardon Moss Anvil Award that is voted on by the MBA student body and presented to the Professor who has exemplified outstanding teaching quality during the previous year.
He has published work in research journals including Statistical Science, Biometrika and the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society on statistical modeling methodologies. He is also the co-author of two case-books: Basic Business Statistics and Business Analysis Using Regression published by Springer-Verlag.
In addition to teaching at Wharton he has consulted extensively with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies through to start-ups. He currently focuses his consulting activity on quantitative issues related to legal matters in the areas of Intellectual Property and Copyright.