Biological Sciences, Computer Science, Economics, Finance and Business, Engineering, Healthcare Research, Informatics
Artificial Intelligence, Bayesian Methods, Causal Inference, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Statistics

Yixin Wang

Assistant Professor

Statistics, LSA

Assistant Professor of Statistics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

Yixin Wang works in the fields of Bayesian statistics, machine learning, and causal inference, with applications to recommender systems, text data, and genetics. She also works on algorithmic fairness and reinforcement learning, often via connections to causality. Her research centers around developing practical and trustworthy machine learning algorithms for large datasets that can enhance scientific understandings and inform daily decision-making. Her research interests lie in the intersection of theory and applications.