• Check out this nice shiny app, presenting locations of lucrative and cooperative banks in France here (made by B Amistadi, C Bayou, C Champ, A Grancher and A Lorandi, M1 SSD students).

  • March 2022: My deepest congratulations to Ismaila Ba for his Phd obtained at UQAM.

  • March 2020: our paper on log-convolution models applied to eye-movement data is accepted to Spatial statistics, nice pics and nice collaboration with F Cuevas-Pacheco and MH Descary (UQAM).

  • 2022: Open position at DATA, associate professor Grenoble-inp probability/finance, more information here

  • Half-day for Phd students from DATA organized by J Chevallier and C Galliez [program]

  • November 15, 2021: Talk for the Workshop on kernel and sampling methods for design and quantization [workshop]

  • New website for the master SSD: here

  • September 2021: check out here to see great work done by T Silvestre (M1 SSD) cosupervised with A Samson. Théo developed a few shiny applications dedicated to teaching! Thanks Théo!

  • April 2021: Check out this shiny application written by L Favre, D Ferrero, K MacKenna and D Tranchant (M1 Statitics and Data Science), providing some data analysis for the ultra-trail Échappée Belle 2019-2020.

  • April 2021: Check out this shiny application written by B Amistadi, C Champ, M Darrouzes, A Grancher and A Sabhou (L3 MI students) illustrating Benford distribution for French presidential elections.

  • May, 17-19, 2021 - SSIAB Workshop on Spatial Statistics and Image Analysis in Biology, SSIAB

  • April/May 2021 - Ongoing CIRM conference on Set Estimation CIRM

  • Jan 14, 2021: talk for statistics seminar of Ohio State University OSU on MC integration.

  • Jan 13, 2021: talk for the OSSP on regularization techniques for point processes


  • One of the organizers of the Online Seminar on Spatial and spatio-temporal Point processes and beyond (OSSP)

  • Check out the program for next talks, see again previous talks [here]

For undergraduate, graduate, PhD students, Post-doctoral fellows:

If you're interested in my research topics (mainly spatial statistics) and would like to work under my supervision, do not hesitate to get in touch with me. I ask you to provide a motivation letter, a cv, eventually academic transcript,...and will let you know if positions/fundings are available.

Who's that guy?

  • Professor, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, France.

  • Born at Lille (France), forty-(more than)something years, two children

  • Runner and ultra-runner...used to say my legs are my means of transport - Campaigner for active commuting!

  • Associate Editor for Statistics and Probability Letters (2016-), Associate Editor for Scandinavian Journal of Statistics (2019-), Review Editor for Frontiers in Astronomy and Space Sciences, specialty section Astrostatistics (2019-)

  • Since Jan 2021, head of the department DATA of the LJK (40 regular members)

  • Former Director of the StatLab of the CRM, 2019/06-2020/07 and former co-director (with G Lefebvre) of the research faculty center STATQAM, 2018-2020 (12 regular and associate members).

  • Co-head (with Adeline Samson) of the cursus SSD (Statistics and Data Science) of the Master Mathematics and Applications.

  • Member of the GDR GeoSto

  • E-mail address: jean-francois.coeurjollyATuniv-grenoble-alpes.fr

(Jan->Dec 2019 :))

Appointments and education

  • Sept. 2020-: Professor of Statistics, University Grenoble Alpes, France.

  • Aug. 2016-Aug. 2020: Professor of statistics, Department of Mathematics, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada.

  • Sep. 2001-July 2016 : Associate Professor in statistics, Economics Department, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, France.

  • Feb. 2012-Jul. 2012 Visiting Professor at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Aalborg University, Denmark.

  • Sep. 2009-Aug. 2011: On secondment at the GIPSA-lab.

  • Nov. 2010: Habilitation Thesis, Grenoble University, France. [link]

  • Dec. 2000: Phd Thesis, University Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France. [link]