Department Chair

Assoc. Prof. Dimitar Atanasov, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Dimitar Atanasov graduated from SU St. Kliment Ohridski with a master’s degree in Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics.

From 2000 to 2005 he was a doctoral student in the BAS, Institute of Psychology.

In 2007 he defended his doctoral thesis at Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics, entitled: Robust Scaling Methods and Point Based Assessment.

From 1999 to 2008, he was a tutor in Sofia University, Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics
Since 2008 he has been a tenure lecturer at NBU and has been Program Director for various bachelor programs.

Assoc. Prof. Dimitar Atansasov’s main research interests are in the field of Statistical Methods used in Psychometry, Stochastic (branching) processes and the application of Statistics in various fields of science.

He has participated in a number of national and international projects. He is also the author of a number of publications in the field of Statistics and Applied Statistics.
As a part of his teaching role, he has devised and developed a multitude of courses, teaching different aspects of applied statistics, statistical modeling and data analysis. He is a member of the Bulgarian Statistics Association for Education Measuring and Assessment.


Contact information:
Building 2, Room 611
tel.: 02/8110631
e-mail: datanasov@nbu.bg