Dr Anisha P

Assistant Professor

Department of Data Science


    ·       Mentoring postgraduate students

    ·       Building data analysis capacity for students

    ·       Involved in Teaching, Lesson Planning and Curriculum revisions

    ·       Conducting Practical classes

    ·       Developing soft skills for students - Statistical analysis using R and PYTHON

    ·       Conducting funded research studies

    ·       Developing manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals, abstracts for conferences

    ·       Resource person for the workshops conducted by the Department of Data Science


Subject Subject code Semester
Linear Regression Models MDS 504 Year I
Applied Data Analytics MDS 603 Year II
Survival Analysis MBS 518 Block 4
Multivariate Methods for Machine Learning MDS 517 Block 5


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Post-Doctorate Survival Analysis United Arab Emirates University, UAE 2019
Post-Doctorate Mathematical Epidemiology Augusta University, Augusta, GA, USA 2015
PhD Statistics- Survival Analysis Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kerala, India 2012
MSc Statistics Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kerala, India 2007


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Saal.ai, Abu Dhabi, UAE Data Scientist Sep 2019 to Sep 2020
National Institute of Technology, Calicut, Kerala Ad-hoc Faculty July 2016 to Dec 2016
Indian Statistical Institute, India Visiting Scientist July 2012 to Aug 2013

A simple non-parametric test for decreasing mean time to failure.

2019 K. K. Sudheesh P. Anisha

Statistical Papers. 60(1), 73 - 87. 

A simple approach for testing constant failure rate against different ageing classes for discrete data.

2015 K. K. Sudheesh P. Anisha C.M. Deemat

Statistical Methodology, 25, 74 - 88. 

Proportional hazards model for discrete data: Some new developments.

2014 Isha Dewan Sudheesh K. K. Anisha P.

Communication in Statistics - Theory and Methods.45(21), 6481-6493. 

On testing independence of failure time and cause of failure using sub-quantiles.

2013 Isha Dewan Sankaran P. G. Anisha P.

Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice. 7(1), 24-32.

Nonparametric estimators of survivor function of paired recurrent events.

2012b Sankaran P. G. Manoharan M. Anisha P.

Statistical Methodology. 9(4), 501-512. 

Additive hazards models for gap time data with multiple causes.

2012a Sankaran P. G. Anisha P.

Statistics and Probability Letters. 82(7), 1454-1462. 

Shared frailty model for recurrent event data with multiple causes.

2011 Sankaran P. G. Anisha P.

Journal of Applied Statistics, 38(12), 2859 - 2868.  


Area of Interest

Modelling and Analysis of Survival data, Testing problems associated with ageing classes.

Area of Expertise

Survival Analysis, Reliability Theory, Multivariate Analysis.

Area of Research

Recurrent Event Data, Competing Risk Models, Cure rate Models, Prediction accuracy of survival models.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions


♦        Received Dr. M. N. Gopalan Prize in ISPS Young Statistician Award Competition in 2010, conducted by Indian Society for Probability and Statistics, for the paper entitled “A Frailty model with Competing Risks” at Dept of Statistics, University of Jammu, Jammu, India

♦        Received Dr. R. N. Pillai Young Statistician Award for the Student Paper Presentation Competition in 2010, conducted by Kerala Statistical Association, for the paper entitled “Semi-parametric regression models for recurrent event data with multiple causes” at Nirmala College, Kerala, India


♦        Life membership in International Indian Statistical Association

♦        Life membership in Indian Society for Probability and Statistics

♦        Life membership in Kerala Statistical Association