Jiayang Sun, Professor, Bernard Dunn Eminent Scholar

Chair of Department of Statistics --- Under Construction


Dr. Sun is Professor, Bernard Dunn Eminent Scholar, and Chair at the Department of Statistics, George Mason University. She received her Ph.D. in Statistics from Stanford University; and was Professor of Statistics, then Professor of Biostatistics and the Director of the Center for Statistical Research, Computing and Collaboration (SR2c), Case Western Reserve University, before moving to GMU in August 2019. She then served as the inaugural ASA/ACM/AMS/IMS/MAA/SIAM Science & Technology Policy Fellow, working as the Big Data Senior Fellow for Big Data Analytics in the leadership team for PDI at the USDA ARS, Office of National Programs between 9/1/2019-8/31/2020, before returning to Mason. For more info, see the profile, or the tabs on the left sidebar.


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Mason Ranks

In this Table 38 from NSF, Mason ranks the 12th (and 10th) in Total (and Federally) financed higher education R&D expenditures in the Computer and Information Sciences in 2019