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May Boggess

Associate Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1804
Biography

Actuarial science, particularly statistical methodology of pricing and reserving.

Education

PhD, 1997, University of Newcastle,  Australia

MS, 2004, Texas A&M University (Statistics)

May Boggess' faculty webpage

Research Interests

occupational epidemiology, statistical consulting in health related fields

Publications
  • A Protopopov, L Mehrkam, M Boggess, C Wynne. In-kennel Behavior Predicts Length of Stay in Shelter Dogs. PLOS ONE (2014).
  • A Saunders, S Gordon, M Boggessm, M Miller. Long-term Outcome in Dogs with Patent Ductus Arteriosus: 520 cases (1994-2009). Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine (2014).
  • C Collins, M Boggess, J Watson, M Guest,K Duncanson, K Pezdirc, M Rollo, M Hutchesson, T Burrows. Reproducibility and comparative validity of a food frequency questionnaire for Australian adults. Clinical Nutrition (2014).
  • C van de Sande, M Boggess, C Hart-Weber. How do High School Students Get Help on Their Mathematics Homework? A study of Digital and Non-Digital Resource Use. Journal of Computers in Mathematics and Science Teaching (2014).
  • J Simpson, M Guest, M Boggess, P Gibson. Occupational exposures, smoking and airway inflammation in refractory asthma. BMC Pulmonary Medicine (2014).
  • K Collins, J Watson, TL Burrows, M Guest, M Boggess, M Neve, Rollo, K Duncanson, CE Collins. Validity of the Australian Recommended Food Score as a diet quality index for Pre-schoolers. Nutrition Journal (2014).
  • M. Guest, A. Kable, M. M. Boggess, M. Friedewald,. Nurses Sharps Related Injuries in Public and Private Facilities in New South Wales, Australia. Healthcare Infection (2014).
  • M. Guest, M. M. Boggess and J. Duke,. Age Related Annual Crash Incidence Rate Ratios in Professional Drivers of Heavy Goods Vehicles. Transportation Research Part A (2014).
  • N Pena-Purcell, M Boggess. An Application of a Diabetes Knowledge Scale to Older Adult Hispanic/Latinos. Health Promotion Practice (2014).
  • TL Schumacher, TL Burrows, DP Cliff, RA Jones, AD Okely, LA Baur, PJ Morgan, R Callister, MM Boggess, CE Collins. Dietary intake is related to multifactor cardiovascular risk score in obese boys. Healthcare (2014).
  • A. L. Sherlekar, A. Janssen, M. Siehr, L. Caflisch, P. K. Koo, M. M. Boggess, R. Lints. The C. elegans male exercises directional control during mating through cholinergic regulation of sex-shared command interneurons. PLOS One (2013).
  • A. Saunders, S. Gordon, M. M. Boggess and M. W. Miller. Long-term Outcome in Dogs with Patent Ductus Arteriosus: 520 cases (1994-2009). Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine (2013).
  • Collins CE, Boggess MM, Watson JF, Guest M, Duncanson K, Pezdirc K, Rollo M, Hutchesson MJ and Burrows TL. Reproducibility and comparative validity of a food frequency questionnaire for Australian adults. Clinical Nutrition (2013).
  • N. Pena-Purcell and M. M. Boggess. An Application of a Diabetes Knowledge Scale to Older Adult Hispanic/Latinos. Health Promotion Practice (2013).
  • S. Rodiek, C. Lee, G. J. Booth, May M. Boggess, A. Morris and A. Neumann,. Better Outdoor Environments Lead to Cost Benefits in Assisted Living Facilities through Increased Word-of-Mouth Referrals?. Health Environments Research and Design Journal (2013).
  • X. Wang, J. Walton, R. Parshad, K. Story and M. M. Boggess,. Analysis of the Trojan Y-chromosome eradication strategy for an invasive species. Journal of Mathematical Biology (2013).
  • M. Guest, M. M. Boggess and J. Attia. Relative risk of elevated hearing threshold compared to ISO1999 normative populations for Royal Australian Air Force male personnel. Hearing Research (2012).
  • M. Moyer and M. M. Boggess. Further Re-examination of Joint Mortality Functions. Australian Actuarial Journal (2012).
  • M. Nabity, G. Lees, R. Cianciolo, M. M. Boggess, J. Steiner, and J. Suchodolski,. Urinary biomarkers of renal disease in dogs with X-linked hereditary nephropathy. Journal of Internal Veterinary Medicine (2012).
  • N. Pena-Purcell, E. Bowen, V. Zoumenou, E. Schuster, M. M. Boggess, M. Manore, and S. Gerrior,. Extension Professionals' Strengths and Needs Related to Nutrition and Health Programs. Journal of Extension (2012).
  • S. Gordon, A. Saunders, C. Hariu, M. M. Boggess and M. Miller,. Retrospective review of Carvedilol administration in 38 Dogs with preclinical Chronic Valvular Heart Disease. Journal of Veterinary Cardiology (2012).
  • S. Gordon, A. Saunders, R. Roland, R. Winter, L. Drourr, S. Achen, C. Hariu, R. Fries, M. M. Boggess and M. Miller. Effect of oral administration of pimobendan in cats with heart failure. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (2012).
  • V. Loureiro-Rodriguez, M. M. Boggess and A. Goldsmith,. Language Attitudes in Galicia: Using the Matched-Guise Test among High School Students. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development (2012).
Research Activity
  • Scotch,Matthew L*, Boggess,May. Merging Viral Genetics with Climate and Population Data for Zoonotic Surveillance. HHS-NIH-NLM(4/6/2015 - 3/31/2018).
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 792Research
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ACT 451Actuarial Models II
ACT 491Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
MAT 492Honors Directed Study
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 593Applied Project
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 792Research
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ACT 450Actuarial Models I
ACT 491Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
STP 590Reading and Conference
MAT 592Research
STP 593Applied Project
STP 595Continuing Registration
MAT 599Thesis
STP 792Research
MAT 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 792Research
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ACT 491Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
MAT 492Honors Directed Study
ACT 494Special Topics
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 593Applied Project
STP 595Continuing Registration
MAT 599Thesis
STP 792Research
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ACT 491Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
STP 535Applied Sampling Methodology
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 593Applied Project
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 792Research
MTE 792Research
MAT 799Dissertation
MTE 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 792Research
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ACT 491Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
MAT 492Honors Directed Study
STP 499Individualized Instruction
STP 581Statistical Consulting Clinic
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 593Applied Project
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 598Special Topics
STP 792Research
STP 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ACT 491Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
MAT 492Honors Directed Study
STP 493Honors Thesis
STP 501Theory of Statis I: Dist Thry
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 593Applied Project
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 598Special Topics
STP 599Thesis
STP 792Research
MTE 792Research
STP 795Continuing Registration
STP 799Dissertation
MAT 799Dissertation
MTE 799Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
STP 499Individualized Instruction
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 592Research
STP 593Applied Project
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 598Special Topics
STP 599Thesis
STP 784Internship
MTE 792Research
STP 792Research
STP 799Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
STP 427Mathematical Statistics
STP 492Honors Directed Study
MAT 492Honors Directed Study
MAT 493Honors Thesis
STP 493Honors Thesis
STP 494Special Topics
MAT 499Individualized Instruction
STP 499Individualized Instruction
STP 502Theory of Stats II: Inference
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 591Seminar
STP 593Applied Project
STP 598Special Topics
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
MAT 492Honors Directed Study
STP 493Honors Thesis
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 593Applied Project
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 598Special Topics
STP 599Thesis
STP 792Research
STP 795Continuing Registration
STP 799Dissertation
MAT 799Dissertation
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
STP 429Experimental Statistics
STP 499Individualized Instruction
STP 590Reading and Conference
STP 592Research
STP 593Applied Project
STP 595Continuing Registration
STP 598Special Topics
STP 599Thesis
STP 784Internship
STP 792Research
STP 799Dissertation
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
STP 427Mathematical Statistics
STP 492Honors Directed Study
STP 494Special Topics
MAT 499Individualized Instruction
STP 499Individualized Instruction
STP 598Special Topics
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
STP 429Experimental Statistics
Presentations
  • M.M Boggess. Mixed, Fixed and Random Effects Modelling: what's the difference and which to use when. Workshop, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Australia (Dec 2012).
  • M.M. Boggess. Occupational Epidemiology: Comparing workers hearing to an international standard. FYM Seminar, Arizona State University (Aug 2012).
Service
  • Active@ASU HealthVault Project, Committer Member and Statistical/Data Steward Advisor (2013 - Present)
  • Actuary Club @ ASU, Member (2013 - Present)
  • Arizona Actuarial Club, Member (2013 - Present)
  • Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science, Committer Member (2013 - Present)
  • Casualty Actuaries of the Desert States, Member (2013 - Present)
  • Arizona Actuarial Club, Member (2012 - Present)
  • Casualty Actuaries of the Desert States, Member (2012 - Present)
  • Statistics Graduate Admissions Committee, Chair (2014 - 2014)
  • Statistics Undergraduate Program Committee, Chair (2014 - 2014)
  • Casualty Actuarial Society, Academic Liason (2014 - 2014)
  • Herpetological Conservation & Biology, Associate Editor, reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • Statistics Consulting Center/Recharge Center, Co-ordinator (2014 - 2014)
  • Undergraduate Advisory Committee, Member (2014 - 2014)
  • Undergraduate Advisory Committee, Member (2013 - 2014)
  • Undergraduate Advisory Committee, Member (2012 - 2014)
  • ASU Downtown Dissertation Writing Camp, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • ASU Tempe Dissertation Writing Camp, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • ASU Tempe Graduate Writing Center, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • ASU's 5th Annual Sonia Kovalevsky Day, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • Night of the Open Door, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • Casualty Actuarial Society, Academic Liason (2013 - 2013)
  • Herpetological Conservation & Biology, Reviewer (2013 - 2013)
  • Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Reviewer (2013 - 2013)
  • Primus, Reviewer (2013 - 2013)
  • Casualty Actuarial Society, Academic Liason (2012 - 2012)
Expertise Areas