Jiwei Zhao, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics

Contact Information

719 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: 716-829-2753
Fax: 716-829-2200
Email: zhaoj@buffalo.edu


Research Interests:  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.


Professional Summary

Jiwei Zhao, PhD, joined UB in September 2014 as an assistant professor of biostatistics. For his research agenda and teaching activities, please direct to his personal website:  http://buffalo.edu/~zhaoj