Feng Liang

 Feng Liang

Contact Information

113 D Illini Hall
725 S. Wright St.
M/C 374
Champaign, IL 61820
Associate Professor
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Biography

Department of Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Associate Professor, 2011 – present

Assistant Professor, 2006 – 2011

Senior Researcher, Information Trust Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2007 – present

Assistant Professor, Institute of Statistics and Decision Sciences, Duke University, 2002 – 2008

Research Associate, Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI), 2003 – 2004

Research Interests

  • Bayesian methods
  • Decision theory
  • Information theory
  • Minimum description length principle
  • Data mining

Education

  • Ph.D. Statistics, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 2002
  • B.A. Mathematics, Peking University, P.R. China, 1997

Distinctions / Awards

  • Associate Editor for Bayesian Analysis, 2009 – 2015
  • Editor for the ISBA Bulletin, 2013 – 2015