Jiwei Zhao


Jiwei Zhao


Research Topics

Statistical methodology including semiparametric modeling and methods; non-regular likelihood methods (including pseudo, penalized, conditional, empirical, etc.); missing data analysis (especially non-ignorable missing data) in longitudinal data and observational studies; case-control studies; high-dimensional data analysis and variable selection. Zhao also has research interests in a number of subject-matter applications and collaborations, including: epidemiology; cancer; women's health; environmental health; mental illness; and substance abuse.

Contact Information

719 Kimball Tower

Buffalo NY, 14214

Phone: (716) 829-2753

Fax: (716) 829-2200


Professional Summary

Jiwei Zhao, PhD, joined UB in September 2014 as an assistant professor of biostatistics.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Statistical Association (ASA)
  • International Biometric Society (ENAR)
  • International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA)
  • Institute of Mathematical Statistiacs (IMS)