John Fox

McMaster University


John Fox is Professor Emeritus of Sociology at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada, where he was formerly Senator McMaster Professor of Social Statistics. He received his Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Michigan in 1972. His teaching and research interests include social statistics, statistical computing, social inequality, and social psychology. Prof. Fox is author of a number of statistics books including Applied Regression Analysis and Generalized Linear Models, Third Edition (Sage, 2016), and, with Sanford Weisberg, An R Companion to Applied Regression, Third Edition (Sage, forthcoming).