Dr. James Schott is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Statistics and Data Science. He received his M.S. in Statistics from University of Florida in 1979 and his Ph.D. from University of Florida in 1981. His research interests include multivariate analysis. In particular, analysis of covariance and correlation matrices and dimensionality reduction techniques such as principal components analysis.

Dr. Schott retired from UCF in 2017.