Milan Stehlík obtained his Masters in Math in 1999 and PhD in Statistics in 2003 at Comenius University, Slovakia. He habilitated in Statistics in 2011 at Johannes Kepler University in Linz, Austria. In 2014 and 2015 he was Associate Professor at Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Chile. And, in 2015, he received Professorship at the University of Valparaiso, Chile.
Milan has also acted as a visiting professor for the School of Mathematics & Statistical Sciences at Arizona State University (2018), as well as for the Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science at The University of Iowa (2019-2020).He has been involved in several international projects and collaborations in Austria, Chile, Spain, Russia, Canada, Germany, USA, and Peru, among others. His research involves Extremes, Optimal design of experiments, Statistical Modelling, Neural Computing, Cancer discrimination, Ecology, and Finance.
He brings a wealth of editorial strategy and peer review knowledge from his work as Associate Editor for the Journal of Applied Statistics, Revstat, Chilean Journal of Statistics, Stochastic Analysis and Application, and, until 2021, Europe of Neural Computing and Applications. He has published more than 200 papers and has given over 200 talks.