Jie Chen

Program Director

Jie Chen

Program Director

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science: Biostats & Data Science

The Graduate School

  • (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 9300

    Dissertation Research
  • STAT 8890

    Readings and Research
  • STAT 7110

    Stat Models and Methods

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A modified information criterion for tuning parameter selection in 1d fused LASSO for inference on multiple change points, 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Epigenetics Predicts Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Response to Vitamin D-3 Supplementation in African Americans, 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Journal of Applied Statistics, 2019
  • A penalized regression approach for DNA copy number study using the sequencing data., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Journal of Applied Statistics, 2018

Department Service

  • DPHS Faculty Recruitement Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Department Comprehensive Exam Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MS Data Science Program Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Biostatistics Admissions Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • DPHS Administrative Council 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Organizing Committee Co-Chair for the Second Annual Workshop: Emerging Data Science Methods for Complex Biomedical and Cyber Data 2019 - Present

  • Graduate Council Curriculum Subcommittee/Co-Chair 2019 - Present

  • Graduate Council 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Graduate Council Curriculum Review Sub-committee 2017 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • UniCas Advisory Team 2016 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Journal of Applied Statistics 2020 - Present

    Role: Editor, Journal Editor
  • 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
  • International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools 2020 - 2020

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article