Emma Jingfei Zhang

Emma Jingfei Zhang

Assistant Professor, Management Science

Research Interests

Network modeling and inference; Monte Carlo theory and methodology; and point processes

Featured Publications

  • Deng, C., Guan, Y., Waagepetersen, R. and Zhang, J. (2017), “Second-order Quasi-likelihood for Spatial Point Processes,” Biometrics, in press.

    Zhang, J. and Cao, J. (2017), “Finding Common Modules in a Time-Varying Network with Application to the Drosophila Melanogaster Gene Regulation Network,” Journal of the American Statistical Association, in press.

    Zhang, J. and Chen, Y. (2017), “A Hypothesis Testing Framework for Modularity Based Network Community Detection,” Statistica Sinica, 27, 437-456.

    Zhang, J. and Chen, Y. (2015), “Monte Carlo Algorithms for Identifying Densely Connected Subgraphs,” Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 24, 827-845.

    Zhang, J. and Chen, Y. (2013), “Sampling for Conditional Inference on Network Data,” Journal of the American Statistical Association, 108, 1295-1307.

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Management Science, University of Miami School of Business Administration, 2014 - Present
  • Instructor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009 - 2014

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014
  • B.S., Mathematics, Nankai University, 2009

Honors and Awards

  • University of Miami Provost Award, 2015, 2016
  • IMS/Laha Travel Award, 2013
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