Professor Ammar M. Sarhan

- Instructor at Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Faculty of Science, Dalhousie University, Canada.
- Sessional Professor at Department of Mathematics, MSVU, Canada.
- Professor at the Mathematics Department, Faculty of Science, Mansoura University., Egypt.

  • Office:  Chase Building, Room 105
  • Office Phone(902) 494-1981
  • Office Fax:      (902) 494-5130
  • E-mail:
  • Office hours: MW: 12:35-13:20; F: 9-10 am



Ph.D.  - Mathematical Statistics from Department of Real Functions and Probability Theory, Gdansk University, Poland (1996)

M.Sc. - Applied Math from Department of Mathematics, Mansours University, Egypt (1989)

B.Sc. – Mathematics from Department of Mathematics, Mansoura University, Egypt (1995), Excellent with honor degreeFirst in class.

Research Interests

  • Reliability and survival analysis
  • Reliability equivalence factors
  • Statistical inference using Bayesian and non-Bayesian methods
  • Statistical inference based on masked data
  • Statistical computing
  • Competing risks models
  • Univariate and multivariate distributions


Current Grad Students:

  • Ahlam Hamdy – Ph.D., Mansoura University, Egypt. 
  • Omar Algamdi – Ph.D., Dalhousie University
  • Thamer Manshi – Ph.D., Dalhousie University
  • Esmail FurjaniMs.C., Dalhousie University
  • Afaf AlzahraniMs.C., Dalhousie University

Teaching Fall 2016/2017

Courses at the Mount Saint Vincent University

  • Math 2209: Introduction to Statistics II
  • Math 2208: Introduction to Statistics I