Ming Yuan



Department of Statistics

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Medical Sciences Center

1300 University Avenue

Madison, WI 53706


Email: myuanATstatDOTwiscDOTedu

Phone: 608-265-3990


  • 2004 Ph.D. in Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  • 2003 M.S. in Computer Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  • 2000 M.S. in Probability and Statistics, Univ of Science and Technology of China

  • 1997 B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Information Sciences, Univ of Science and Technology of China

Honors and Awards

  • 2014 Guy Medal in Bronze, Royal Statistical Society

  • 2012 Coca-Cola Junior Professorship, School of ISyE, Georgia Tech

  • 2009 CAREER Award, DMS, National Science Foundation

  • 2007 Distinguished Cancer Scholar, Georgia Cancer Coalition

  • 2004 John van Ryzin Award, ENAR

Editorial Services

  • Associate Editor, The Annals of Statistics (2010-)

  • Associate Editor, Electronic Journal of Statistics (2010-)

  • Associate Editor, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, (2012-)

  • Associate Editor, Biometrics (2008-2012)

  • Area Editor, AISTATS (2010)