Jie Chen

Program Director

Jie Chen

Program Director

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Other Duties

Program Director, Population Health Science

  • (706) 721-6721
  • AE 1017

Education

  • Ph.D., Mathematics, General. Bowling Green State University, 1995

  • MS, Statistics, General. University of Akron (The), 1991

Awards & Honors

  • Elected as a Fellow of the American Statistical Association 2014

  • Awarded University of Missouri President's Leadership Development Program (LDP) Certificate University of Missouri (UM) System, 2010

  • Lukcas Visiting Scholar Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Bowling Green State University, 2007

  • Faculty honoree Faculty and Staff Appreciation Day, University of Missouri-Kansas City Activity and Program Council, 2004

  • Faculty honoree 2001 Convocation and Awards Ceremony of University of Missouri-Kansas City, 2001

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • STAT 8110

    Intro to Biostatistics
  • STAT 8890

    Readings and Research
  • STAT 9300

    Dissertation Research
  • STAT 8870

    Biostatistical Consul in Resea

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Editorial, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Statistical Methods for DNA Copy Number Variation Detection Using the Next Generation Sequencing Data, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • A Statistical Change-Point Analysis Approach for Mod- eling the Ratio of Next Generation Sequencing Reads, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • An online copy number variant detection method for short sequencing reads, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Modeling the next generation sequencing read count data for DNA copy number variant study., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • GPC Collaboration with Math Dept for Accelerated BS/MS program in Math and Biostatistics 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • MS Data Science Program Initiative Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • DIRECTOR OF GRADUATE PROGRAMS IN BIOSTATISTICS 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • DBE Graduate Program Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • MS Program Major Revision Proposal 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Chair

University Service

  • UniCas Advisory Team 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Graduate Council 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Consulting Service at DBE CSC 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other
  • Consulting Service at DBE CSC 2016 - 2016

    Role: Other
  • Consulting Service at DBE CSC 2016 - 2016

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • Journal of Applied Statistics 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • American Statistical Association representative to the Joint Committee on Women in the Mathematical Sciences 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Frontiers in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology 2011 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor
  • Journal of Probability and Statistical Sciences 2005 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor
  • National Science Foundation - Division of Mathematical Sciences 2016 - 2016

    Role: Other