Associate Professor of Statistics and Operations Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kai Zhang received the Ph.D. degree in Mathematics from Temple University
in 2007 and the Ph.D. degree in Statistics from the Wharton School, University
of Pennsylvania, in 2012. He is now an associate professor at the Department of Statistics and Operations Research. His research interests include post-selection inference, high-dimensional inference, and nonparametric inference.

Experience

  • 2018–present
    Associate Professor of Statistics and Operations Research, UNC Chapel Hill
  • 2012–2018
    Assistant Professor of Statistics and Operations Research, UNC Chapel Hill

Grants and Contracts

  • 2016
    BIGDATA: Collaborative Research: F: Statistical Theory and Methods beyond the Dimensionality Barrier
    Role:
    PI
    Funding Source:
    National Science Foundation
  • 2016
    Geometric Perspectives on the Correlation
    Role:
    PI
    Funding Source:
    National Science Foundation
  • 2013
    Collaborative Research: Inference for Linear Model Parameters in Model-free Populations
    Role:
    PI
    Funding Source:
    National Science Foundation