Published on April 17, 2018 by Morgan Black  
cali davis

Samford University’s Brock School of Business will host Cali Davis as the keynote speaker for the Samford Professional Network on Friday, April 27 at 7 a.m. in the Regions Community Resource Room in Samford’s Cooney Hall. 

Davis is a statistical clinical instructor and the applied statistics masters coordinator in the University of Alabama’s information systems, statistics and management science department. She focuses her research on business analysis and enrollment management. 

Her topic will be “Is Winning A National Championship a Good Predictor for University Enrollment?” 

Davis earned her Ph.D. and master’s degree in applied statistics and a Bachelor of Science in applied mathematics from The University of Alabama. Throughout her professional career, Davis has served as the cochair of the Business Analytics Symposium for the American Statistical Association and was awarded in 2010 with the Outstanding Professional Award from The University of Alabama. 

Samford alumni, students and members of the Birmingham professional community are invited to attend the networking event and can register here.

Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.