Information about Steven Finch

Steven Finch received his B.A. in Mathematics from Oberlin College in 1982 and his M.S. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign) in 1985. He initally worked in statistical weather forecasting, first at The Analytic Sciences Corporation (TASC) and then at MIT Lincoln Laboratory. He subsequently was a technical writer at MathSoft Inc., held biostatistics programming positions at the Boston University School of Public Health and at Tufts-New England Medical Center, and served as Statistical Computing Scientist/Preceptor at the Harvard University Department of Statistics for nearly ten years. He is grateful to the MIT Sloan School of Management for his current role as Research Computing Specialist. Finch is also honored to have received a Book Fellowship from the Clay Mathematics Institute beginning in 2004, and a Ford award for expository excellence in 2005. In his other life, he is a piano accompanist and composer, and appears frequently as a classical recitalist and choral singer. A compact disc recording, entitled An Apple Gathering, of entirely original vocal music is available for purchase; it features the extraordinary choral group Boston Secession and acclaimed concert soprano Nancy Armstrong.

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