Jonathan Kuhn, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Statistics

Jonathan Kuhn


Jonathan Kuhn is an associate professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. He teaches statistics and has done statistical analysis for a variety of research projects.

Research Overview

Kuhn is an applied statistician with a wide range of published research articles on topics such as nuclear magnetic spectroscopy of patients with PTSD, juvenile delinquency, college curriculum development, metabolites and prostate cancer, crayfish and environmental toxins.

Select Publications

Schooley, A., Kuhn, J.R.D., Strahm, C., Curriculum Evaluation Using Path Analysis, Nursing Educator, 43(6): 334-337, 2018.

Isaac-Lam M.F., Green, P.J., Kuhn, J.R.D., and Hardwood, J.S. Monitoring in Vitro Response of Selenium-Treated Human Prostate Cells by 1H NMR Spectroscopy, Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science, 125(1):1–18 2016.

Kuhn, J.R.D., Marsh, S.C. and Cotman, C. The Best and Worst of Dispositions: An Analysis of 30 Years of Juvenile Justice Data in La Porte County, Indiana, Child Youth Care Forum, 2016. doi:10.1007/s10566-016-9378-6

Teaching Focus

Kuhn loves to teach statistics including introductory probability and elementary statistical methods, as well as more advanced topics of regression analysis, analysis of variance and design of experiments.

Jonathan Kuhn


(219) 785-5563

Office Location:

Hammond Campus, CLO 383


  • Ph.D. – Statistics, University of Toronto
  • M.S. – Operations Research, University of Cambridge
  • M.A.Sc. – Operations Research, University of Waterloo
  • B.A.Sc. – Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo

Areas of Expertise

  • Nuclear Magnetic Spectroscopy Analysis
  • Juvenile Delinquency Study
  • Bayesian Network Analysis
  • Statistical Education Nursing
  • NCLEX-RN Analysis

Credentials, Accreditations & Awards

  • Purdue Northwest Interdisciplinary Grant, 2018-2019
  • Purdue North Central Summer Faculty Grant, 2008-2009
  • Most Accessible Professor Award, Purdue University North Central, 2004-2005
  • Outstanding Teacher in Science Award, 2000-2001
  • Member of American Statistical Association