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Hyokyoung (Grace) Hong

Michigan State University
 Department of Statistics and Probability


Hong

Work Experience

2013- Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics and Probability,
 Michigan State University.
2008-2013 Assistant Professor,  Department of Statistics and Computer Information Systems, Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College of City University of New York.


Education


Ph.D. in Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008
M.S in Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005
M.S. in Actuarial Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2003


Research Interests
  • High-dimensional data analysis
  • Quantile regression
  • Health Policy
  • Personalized medicine
  • Survival data analysis
  • Statistical consulting
Conference/ Committees Appointments
  • Organizer for Invited session, CFE-CMStatistics, University of London, UK. (December 2017)
  •  KISS Program Chair for JSM, Baltimore, MD. (August 2017)
  • Organizer for Invited session, Korean Statstistical Society Spring conference,  Seoul,  Korea. (May 2017)
  • Organizer for Invited session, Korean Statstistical Society Fall conference,  Daejeon,  Korea. (November 2016)
  • Organizer for Invited session, CFE-CMStatistics, University of Seville, Spain. (December 2016)
  • Organizer and chair for Invited session, 2016 International Indian Statistical Association, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. August 2016
  • Co-Organizer for Invited session & Contributed topic session chair, 2016 JSM, Chicago, IL.
  • Topic contributed session (Variable selection) chair,  International Biometric Society-ENAR Meetings, Austin, TX. (March 2016)
  • Invited session chair, IMS-China International Statistical Conf, Kum- ing, CHN. (July 2015)
  • Invited session chair, JSM, Seattle, WA. (August 2015)
  • Ivited session chair, 2015 International Biometric Society-ENAR Meetings, Washington, DC. (March 2015)

Invited Presentation in Professional Conferences/ Seminars
  • CMStatistics, University of London, UK. (December 2017)
  • ICSA, Shanghai. (December 19-22 2016)
  • CMStatistics, University of Seville, Spain. (December 2016)
  • Seminar, Renmin University, Beijing, China. (October 2016)
  • Northeast Normal University, Changchun, China. (October 2016)
  • International Indian Statistical Association, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. (August 2016)
  • JSM, Chicago, IL (August 2016): Conditional screening for survival  data
  • Seminar at West China Hospital, Chengdu, China (July 2016): Longitudinal data analysis
  • 4th International Biostatistics Symposium, Shanghai, China. (July 1-2, 2016)
  • ICSA Applied Statistics Symposium, Atlanta (June 12-15, 2016)
  • Seminar at Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo,  Canada. (May 2016) 
  • Eastern North American Region Meeting, Austin, TX (March 2016): A data-driven conditional screening
  • Great Lakes International Symposium: interdisciplinary research in data science, Kalamazoo, MI. (February, 2016): A predictive model for the functional status of the elderly 
  • SAMSI Optical Imaging Data Analysis Workshop (February 1-2, 2016): A review on dimension reduction
  • Studnet seminar at MSU, Department of Statistics and Probability (November 2015)
  • Seminar at UIUC, Department of Statistics (October 2015)
  • Seminar at MSU, Department of Statistics and Probability (September 2015)
  • Joint Statistical Meeting, Seattle, WA (August 2015).
  • IMS-China International Conference on Statistics and Probability. Kunming, CHN (July, 2015)
  • International Biometric Society Meeting, Changchun, CHN (June 2015).
  • Seminar at Bowling Green State University, Department of Mathematics and Statistics (April 2015)
  • Seminar at Kidney Epidemiology and Cost Center, University of Michigan (March 2015)

Honors and Awards
  • Best Research Method Paper Award, Academy of International Business, 2017
  • Korean International Statistical Society: Career Award, 2015
  • National Security Agency: Young Investigator Award, 2015
  • Zicklin School of Business: Excellence in Teaching Award, 2012.
  • The Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics: an Outstanding Reviewer Award, 2012.
  • Eugene M. Lang Junior Faculty Fellowship, 2011.
  • Faculty Scholarship and Creative Achievement, 2010-2012.
  • PSC-CUNY Research Award, 2008-2010, 2012-2013.
  • Robert Bohrer Workshop award for Student Papers in Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008.
Contact

Hyokyoung (Grace) Hong, PhD
Michigan State University

Department of Statistics and Probability

Room #C435 Wells Hall, Red Cedar Rd
East Lansing, MI 48823
Phone (517) 432-1485| Fax (517) 432-1405
E-Mail: hhong@stt.msu.edu





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