Special Issue

Call for Papers for a Special Issue

The Journal of Statistical Research (JSR) invites manuscripts for a special issue to celebrate the 50-year independence of Bangladesh, 100-year founding anniversary of the University of Dhaka, and 50-year publication of JSR. To memorialize these milestone anniversaries, the JSR will publish the special issue on the theme Statistics: Opportunities and New Challenges.

The special issue will be dedicated to original research articles in the areas of both theoretical and applied statistics. The anticipated publication date for this issue is June 2021 (Volume 55, Number 1). The deadline for manuscript submission is March 1, 2021. Authors interested in contributing to this special issue should prepare manuscripts following the submission guidelines of the JSR. All submissions will be received, reviewed, and managed by the JSR editorial policy. When submitting the manuscript, please indicate that your manuscript is intended for the special issue. For further information on the JSR and its submission process, please contact any of the editorial board members.

This special issue will be edited by the following Editorial Board:


  1. M. Ataharul Islam, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  2. Sanjoy K. Sinha, Carleton University, Canada
  3. Abdus S. Wahed, University of Pittsburgh, USA