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Assoz. Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Milan Stehlik

Associate Professor (Data Acquisition and Data Quality)

Curriculum Vitae

Visiting Full Professor at Arizona State University

Full Professor at University of Valparaìso, Chile.

Associate Professor at JKU, Linz. 

Associate Professor at The Federico Santa Marìa Technical University, Valparaìso, Chile

Habilitation in Statistics, JKU Linz. Title of the habilitation thesis: "Exact Testing and its Applications."

(from 2009, Tenure Track) Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Statistics, JKU Linz.

PhD in Statistics, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia, Title of the dissertation thesis: "I-divergence and exact tests in the gamma family," supervisor: Prof. RNDr. Andrej Pàzman, DrSc.

Diploma of Rigorous Doctor  (RNDr) of Statistics and Mathematical Finance, Comenius University, Bratislava, Title of the rigorous thesis: ``Exact densities in the gamma family."

Assistant Professorship, Department of Applied Mathematics, The University of Saint Cyril and Metodius, Trnava, Slovakia

Diploma (Magister) of Mathematics, Comenius University, Bratislava, Title of the diploma thesis: "The strong convergence and some of its properties," supervisor: doc. RNDr. Ivan Kupka, CSc.

Assistant Professorship at the Department of Probability and Statistics, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia


Milan Stehlík is currently Associate Professor at the Department of Applied Statistics at the Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria (JKU) and Full Professor at Institute of Statistics, University of Valparaíso, Chile. He gained his PhD in Statistics from the Comenius University of Bratislava in 2003. He is member of Linz Institute of Technology, opens an external URL in a new window. He has published more than 100 refereed papers, and has contributed with more than 60 other publications. He serves as Editor-in-Chief of The Open Statistics & Probability Journal (Bentham Open), opens an external URL in a new window, Associate Editor for Europe of Neural Computing and Applications (Springer), opens an external URL in a new window, and Associate Editor of Journal of Applied Statistics (Taylor and Francis), opens an external URL in a new window.


Research Focus


  • Statistics in Medicine
  • Ecological Statistics
  • Algebraic statistics
  • Exact distributions
  • Efficiency of tests and asymptotical optimality
  • Optimal design
  • Extreme Values

Machine Learning and Neural Networks

  • Deep Learning
  • Intelligent Machine Learning
  • Data Analytics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Neural Networks


  • Volatility models
  • Pension Funds models
  • Stochastic approximation
  • Negative interest rates


  • Fractals
  • Fuzzy sets and systems
  • Partial differential equations
  • Boundary problems
  • Selections from multifunctions and inverse problems
  • Real functions

Office Hours

Please contact via e-mail.


Gabriele Mack-Niederleitner


+43 732 2468 6801