William M. Duckworth, PhD, II
William M. Duckworth, II, PhD

William M. Duckworth, II, PhD

Associate Professor
Heider College of Business


  • Statistics Education, Analytics

Academic Appointments


  • Accounting and Business Intelligence & Analytics


  • Associate Professor

Publications and Presentations


  • Bowerman, B., Duckworth, W., and Froelich, A. (2018). Business Statistics and Analytics in Practice, 9th Edition, McGraw-Hill Publishers, textbook for introductory through intermediate business statistics including substantial new content on modern analytics techniques, approximately 1000 pages. , McGraw Hill, 2018


  • Stephenson, W. R., Froelich, Amy G., Duckworth, William M. Using Resampling to Compare Two Proportions, Teaching Statistics, 32, 66-71, 2010
  • Froelich, Amy G., Duckworth, William M., Culhane, Jessica Does Your iPod Really Play Favorites?, American Statistician, 63, 263-268, 2009
  • Froelich, A. G., Duckworth, W. M. Assessment of materials for engaging students in statistical discovery, Journal of Statistics Education, 16, 2009
  • Froelich, A., Duckworth, W., Stephenson, W. R. Training statistics teachers at Iowa State University, American Statistician, 59, 8-10, 2005


  • Froelich, A., Duckworth, W. Using JMP Scripts in Teaching Introductory Statistics, American Statistical Association Proceedings of the Section on Statistical Education, 5-Jan, 2007

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Statistical Software Reliability
    Statistics Education

Awards and Honors

  • Iggy Award, Office of Student Retention, 2021
  • Disney v. VidAngel in Federal Court, 2018