Education

2012 Fall - Present Ph.D. Student in Statistics, The Pennsylvania State University.
Advisor : Prof. Bing Li.
            2011 B.S. in Statistics, Seoul National University, South Korea.
B.S. in Mathematical Science, Seoul National University, South Korea
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Research

    Interest : Sufficient Dimension reduction, Functional data analysis, Machine learning
    Papers :
  1. Li, B., Song, J. (2016) Nonlinear sufficient dimension reduction for functional data, accepted, the Annals of Statistics.

    Song, J.,  LI, B. (2016) Nonlinear PCA for functional data, Working paper.

    Song, J., Altman, N., Das, K. (2016) Self-modeling Nonlinear Poisson regression model, Working paper. 

  2. Li, B., Song, J. (2016) On sufficient dimension reduction for functional data, Working paper.

Teaching

    Department of Statistics, The Pennsylvania State University.

    Instructor

2016 Spring STAT 414 (MATH 414), Introduction to Probability Theory
2016 Spring STAT 318 (MATH 318), Elementary Probability
2015 Fall STAT 318 (MATH 318), Elementary Probability
2015 Summer STAT 414 (MATH 414). Introduction to Probability Theory (WEB)

    Research Asisstant

2014 Spring – 2014 Fall Self Modeling Nonlinear Poisson Model (with Prof. Naomi Altman)

    Teaching Assistant

2015 Spring STAT 505. Applied Multivariate Statistics (Master-level)
2015 Spring STAT 440. Computational Statistics
2014 Summer STAT 501. Regression Methods (Master-level)
2013 Fall STAT 503. Design of Experiments (Master-level)
2013 Summer STAT 502. Analysis of Variance and Design of Experiments (Master-level)

    Seoul National University, Korea

2012 Spring Teaching Assistant – Probability Concepts and Application.
2011 Fall Teaching Assistant – Mathematical Statistics.
2011 Spring Teaching Assistant – Statistics.
2008 Spring Excellent Undergraduate Tutor – Teaching Calculus, Dept. of Mathematical Science.

Awards    

2012 - 2013 University Graduate Fellowship, The Penn State University.
August and Ruth Homeyer Graduate Fellowship, The Penn State University.
2011 - 2012 Brain Korea 21 Research Scholarship, 2011-2012, Seoul National University.
2004 - 2010 National Science and Technology Scholarship(4-year full tuition + $500/semester),  Korea Science and Engineering Foundation.

Other Experiences and Services

2011 Graduate Studies, Department of Statistics, Seoul National University.
2010 Mentor for Students in College of Liberal Studies who are interested in Statistics., Seoul National University.
2008 Fall Research Assistant, The Bank of Korea.
2008 Fall Research Assistant, The Boston Consulting Group, Seoul, Korea.
2005 - 2007 Mandatory Military Service, Republic of Korea Army.