Dr. Liu has been at MIDAS since 2016. She oversees the operation of the institute and the staff team, designs programs to implement the institute’s mission, and builds academia-industry-government-community partnership. In addition, she plans and coordinates research activities to enable groundbreaking, transformative and reproducible data science research. Her research activity includes examining the data science research infrastructure and data science reproducibility, and using data science to support public policy.
Dr. Liu’s past research management experience includes coordinating mental health research, biostatistics, and grant proposal review. Her previous research experience includes visual neuroscience and genetics. She also writes and translates about science and education, and has received multiple awards including China Book Award and China National Library Book Award.