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Al Kvanli

Associate Professor, DSCI 2710 Coordinator

Department of ITDS

Phone: 940.565.3115

Office: BLB 312G

Email: kvanli@unt.edu

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Academic Interests

Audit sampling

Biography

Dr. Al Kvanli is an associate professor of management science and statistics in the Information Technology and Decision Sciences Department. He received his Ph.D. in mathematical statistics from Southern Methodist University. He is the lead author of Introduction to Business Statistics: A Computer Integrated Approach, currently in its sixth edition. For the past fourteen years he has been the statistical consultant for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of Audit. He has designed and taught sampling courses for state and federal auditors, served as statistical consultant, and has written much of the statistical software currently used by federal auditors. He has served as expert witness on numerous occasions that dealt with appeals of monetary recovery by HHS and he has written a number of articles related to the application of statistical sampling in an audit environment. Dr. Kvanli is a member of the American Statistical Association, American Society for Quality, and the Decision Sciences Institute. He lives in Carrolton and enjoys tennis and singing (he sang tenor in an international champion barbershop quartet).