Solange Correa-Onel

Solange Correa Onel

Academic Manager

Solange has over 20 years’ experience in research and training in official statistics and joined the ONS Data Science Campus in September 2016. At the Campus, Solange has been involved in developing, managing and implementing MSc, apprenticeships and short-course programmes in data analytics and data science and the Campus seminar series. Solange currently manages the MSc in Data Analytics for Government (MDataGov), the MDataGov sponsorship programme, the series of standalone MDataGov modules being offered at ONS sites and provides academic support to Campus-funded MSc student. Solange is also involved in capability building projects in developing countries.

Previously, Solange has worked at the Small Area Estimation branch at ONS Methodology, as Director of the MSc in Official Statistics at the University of Southampton and as Head of the National School of Statistical Sciences at the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). Solange is a member of the American Statistical Association, the International Association of Survey Statistician (International Statistical Institute) and is an associate editor of the Brazilian Journal of Statistics.

Solange holds a degree in Statistics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, a Master’s in Population Studies and Social Surveys (subarea Survey Sampling) from the National School of Statistical Sciences, Brazil, and a PhD in Statistics at University of Southampton, UK, when she has investigated bootstrap bias correction methods for mean squared errors from small area estimation models.

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MDataGov Symposium 2020

Registration is now open for the 2020 MDataGov Symposium! Former, current and prospective MDataGov students are invited to showcase data science research and projects conducted within government, and share experiences.

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