Faculty Profile for Dr. Ram Shanmugam

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Dr. Ram Shanmugam
Professor — School of Health Administration
ENC 262
phone: (512) 245-9772

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Dr. Ram Shanmugam is a Honorary Professor of International Studies in the School of Health Administration (SOHA). The students nominated him as a favorite professor. He is an elected fellow of the International Statistical Institute for his research contributions. He serves in many committees for the SOHA, College of Health Professions, Texas State University, healthcare and statistics related organizations. He is the Editor-in-Chief of three international journals and serves in the editorial board of a dozen national and international journals. He is a panel member and reviewer of NSF, NIH, NASA and other agencies.

Teaching Interests

Biostatistics, multivariate data analysis, decision making, econometrics among others.

Research Interests

He has been active researcher in the topics of healthcare, engineering, applied science, data envelopment, patterns of earthquake, and anthropology.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Shanmugam, R. (n.d.). Shanmugam, R. (2019). About Healthcare Delays: Clarifications by a New  Incidence Rate Restricted  Bivariate Geometric Distribution, International Journal of Ecological Economics and StatisticsTM [ISSN 0973-1385 (Print); 0973-7537 (Online)].
  • Shanmugam, R. (2019). Shanmugam, R. (2019). New logarithmic distribution for marathon running time, International Journal of Engineering Research Science and Management, 1 (2), 1- 9.
  • Shanmugam, R., & Chattamvelli, R. (2019). Generating Functions in Engineering and the Applied Sciences Synthesis Lectures on Engineering. Morgan & Claypool Publisher. https://doi.org/Generating Functions in Engineering and the Applied Sciences Synthesis Lectures on Engineering
  • Shanmugam, R. (2019). Shanmugam, R. (2019), A Type-1 Imbalanced Bivariate Poisson Distribution Demystifies Patient’s Phobia Visiting Physician Often and Its Implications, Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, 13:1 https://doi.org/10.1007/s42519-018-0005-8. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, 13 (1)(13 (1)). https://doi.org/Shanmugam, R. (2019), A Type-1 Imbalanced Bivariate Poisson Distribution Demystifies Patient’s Phobia Visiting Physician Often and Its Implications, Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, 13:1 https://doi.org/10.1007/s42519-018-0005-8.
  • Shanmugam, R. (2019). Google scholar report & index. Google Scholar. Google scholar.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Awardee of “Honorary Professor of International Studies” by Texas State University, 2016., Texas State University. May 1, 2016 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: favorite professor. February 2015 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. January 1, 2015 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Invited services for the profession since 2004. January 1, 2015 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Member of Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. January 1, 2015 - Present

Selected Grants

  • Shanmugam, Ram (Principal). Library Research Grant, Texas State University-San Marcos, Institutional (Higher Ed), $1170. (Submitted: 2010). Grant.
  • Shanmugam, Ram (Principal). Helped Professor Selina Vasquez in Mathematics Department in a funded project as its consultant, Institutional (Higher Ed). (Submitted: 2008). Grant.
  • Shanmugam, Ram (Principal). Biostatistics Consultant to Dr. Charles Johnson Research Grant on Mental Health, Texas State University-San Marcos, $11275. (Submitted: 2005). Grant.
  • Shanmugam, Ram (Principal). Applied to Merrick Summer PowerPoint Project, Institutional (Higher Ed), $100. (Submitted: 2002). Grant.
  • Shanmugam, Ram (Principal). Library Research Grant, Texas State University-San Marcos, Institutional (Higher Ed), $578. (Submitted: 2002). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Other
International Journal of Scientific Reports
2019-Present
Member
Research Enhancement Committee
2018-Present
Member
Faculty Development Committee (Chris chairing)
2018-Present
Editorial Review Board Member
Internation Journal of Research in Medical Sciences
2018-Present
Editor
Sleep Medicine and Disorders: International Journal
2018-Present