Associate Professor of Statistics
CO-Director of Ph.D. Program
Research Interests: change-point methods, empirical bayes estimation, genomics., model and variable selection, scan statistics, statistical modeling
I got a BSc in Mathematics (2001), MSc in Computer Sciences (2001), and PhD in Statistics, all from Stanford University. From 2005-2006 I was a postdoctoral researcher at UC Berkeley. In 2006 I joined the Department of Statistics at Stanford University as assistant professor. I moved to Univ. of Pennsylvania in 2011.