Yazhen Wang

Chair and Professor of Statistics

Big Data Poem(大数据诗)

Chair's office 1220A Medical Science Center(MSC) or 1175MSC
Department of Statistics
University of Wisconsin
Medical Science Center
1300 University Avenue
Madison, WI53706
(608) 262-6399
(608) 262-0032

Personal Sketch

Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, 1992. Current research interests with selected publication are

  • NSF Conference on Statistics for Complex Systems
  • Big Data Poem(大数据诗)

  • Fellow of Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS)
  • Fellow of American Statistical Association (ASA)
  • NSF Program Director, National Science Foundation, 2007-2009
  • IMS Committee to Select Administrative Officers, 2007-2010
  • IMS Committee to Select IMS Fellows, 2016-2018
  • ASA Committee on Federally Funded Research, 2012-2014
  • Board of Directors, International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA), 2007-2009
  • Nomination Committee, International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA), 2010-2012
  • Life Time Members of ASA, IMS and ICSA
  • Editor, Statistics and Its Interface, 2011-2014
  • Associate Editor, Journal of American Statistical Association, 2006-2011
  • Associate Editor, Annals of Statistics, 2010-2013
  • Associate Editor, Annals of Applied Statistics, 2010-
  • Associate Editor, Statistica Sinica, 2001-2008
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Korean Statistical Society, 2007-2010
  • Associate Editor, The Econometrics Journal, 2007-2013
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 2012-2015
  • Teaching: Fall 2014