Bioinformatics, Computational Linguistics, Computer Science, Economics, Electronic Medical Record Data, Genetics, Genomics, Operations Research, Precision Medicine
Artificial Intelligence, Bayesian Methods, Causal Inference, Machine Learning, Statistics

Yixin Wang

LSA Collegiate Fellow

LSA Collegiate Fellow; Assistant Professor of Statistics (as of Fall 2022)

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.