John Van Sickle
Courtesy Associate Professor

Environmental Statistician

Statistical methods for ecology, emphasizing  modern regression, multivariate analysis, spatial statistics, R-language programming. 

OSU Campus
Fisheries and Wildlife
Oregon State University
Nash Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331
United States


  • Indices of ecological condition for sampled benthic invertebrate assemblages
  • Statistical modeling of effects of multiple ecosystem stressors
  • Modeling watershed processes
  • Statistical assessment methods for regional-scale aquatic surveys


1969, BS Mathematics, Michigan State University

1972, MS Mathematics, Michigan State University

1975 PhD Systems Science, Michigan State University

1990 MS Statistics, Oregon State University

Fun Fact

Enjoys biking, conoeing, music (guitar, singing)