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Weixin Yao (CV)

Associate Professor
Department of Statistics
1337 Olmsted Hall
UC Riverside
Riverside, CA 92521

Phone: (951) 827-6007
Email: weixin.yao@ucr.edu

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Weixin Yao, Ph.D. (CV)
Associate Professor
Department of Statistics
1337 Olmsted Hall
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA 92521
Phone: (951)827-6007
Email: weixin.yao@ucr.edu

Research Interest

 
    Mixture models; Nonparametric and semiparametric modeling; Longitudinal data analysis; Robust estimation; High dimensional modeling; Variable selection; Dimension reduction.

 

Education

 
  • 2002-2007, Ph.D. in Statistics, The Pennsylvania State University
    Advisors: Dr. Bruce G. Lindsay and Dr. Runze Li
  • 1998-2002, B.S. in Statistics, University of Science and Technology of China

 

Professional Appointment

 
  • 2014-present, Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, University of California, Riverside, CA.
  • 2013-2014, Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.
  • 2007-2013, Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.

 

Selected Professional Services

 
  • Associate Editor, Biometrics (2018-present)
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics (2018-present)
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Multivariate Analysis (2018-present)
  • Associate Editor, The American Statistician (2017-present)
  • President of Kansas-Western Missouri Chapter of the American Statistical Association (04/2013-04/2014)
  • Vice President of Kansas-Western Missouri Chapter of the American Statistical Association (04/2012-04/2013)