Professional and Working Experience
  • Research Assistant, Department of Statistics, Iowa State University, Jun, 2012 - Present
    Mentor: Professor Peng Liu
  • TFS Statistics Intern, Monsanto Co. Chesterfield, MO, May - Aug, 2013
  • Visiting Scholar in Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University, Jan 2011 - May 2013
    Mentor: Professor Zhijun Wu
  • Research Assistant, Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University, Summer 2005 - May 2009
Education
  • Ph.D. in Statistics, Iowa State University, 2014 (expected)
  • Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Iowa State University, 2010
  • B.Sc. in Computational Mathematics, Chongqing University, 2003
Honors & Awards
  • Top 5 Finish in the 14th Data Mining Cup Competition, Prudsys AG, 2013
  • Chair's Award on Academic Excellence, Department of Statistics, Iowa State University, 2012
  • Statistician for "Development of a Vaccine Delievery Device that Will Maintain Life-long High Titers of Anti-GnRH Antibodies", with Douglas. E. Jones (PI) et al., Total Award Amount: $324,000, Source of Support: Found Animal Foundation Inc., 2012
  • Graduate Teaching Excellent Awards, Iowa State University, 2010
  • Robert J. Lambert Award for Excellecne in Applied Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University, 2008
  • Professional Advancement Grant, Iowa State University, 2007
  • Outstanding College Student, Chongqing City, P.R. China, 2002