I am currently an assistant professor in the Department of Statistics at North Carolina State University. My research interests include sparse inference, weak signal detection, large-scale multiple testing, variable selection, and high-throughput genomic data analysis. 

Research Papers
        X. Jessie Jeng (2015)      
        Detecting Weak Signals in High Dimensions
        X. Jessie Jeng, Qian Wu, and Hongzhe Li (2015)      
        Human Heredity. 79, 147-156.

        Rui Song, Wenbin Lu, Shuangge Ma, and X. Jessie Jeng (2014) 
        Biometrika. 101(4), 799-814. 

        Saran Vardhanabhuti, X. Jessie Jeng, Yinghua Wu, and Hongzhe Li (2014).
        Biostatistics, 15(3), 427-441. 
        X. Jessie Jeng, T. Tony Cai, and Hongzhe Li (2013).    
       Biometrika, 100 (1), 157-172.

        T. Tony Cai, X. Jessie Jeng, and Hongzhe Li (2012). 
        J. Royal Statistical Society, Series B.  74(5), 773-797
        T. Tony Cai, X. Jessie Jeng, and Hongzhe Li (2012).
        Analysis and Inference of Microarray Data. 
        Invited book chapter, Advanced Medical Statistics
        Ed: J.Q. Fang, H. Jin, L. Tian and Y. Lu. World Scientific Publishing Company.

        T. Tony Cai, X. Jessie Jeng, and Jiashun Jin (2011).
        J. Royal Statistical Society, Series B. 73 (5), 629-662.

        X. Jessie Jeng and Z. John Daye (2011). 
        Statistica Sinica. Vol 21, 625-657. 

        X. Jessie Jeng, T. Tony Cai, and Hongzhe Li (2010). 
        Journal of American Statistical Association, T&M. 105 (491), 1156-1166
        Download R package: optlrs     
        Z. John Daye and X. Jessie Jeng (2009). 
        Computational Statistics & Data Analysis. 53 (4) 1284-1298. 

Awards and Honors  
2010       David P. Byar Young Investigator Award,  American Statistical Association

2008       Invited student talk with travel award, 1st Midwest Statistics Research Colloquium, University of Chicago

2008       Outstanding Poster Award, 2nd Annual Midwest Symposium on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, UIUC. 

2007       Purdue Research Foundation Fellowship, Purdue University

Professional Service 

  • Referee for Annals of Applied Statistics, Biometrics, Biometrika, Biostatistics, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B, Statistical Analysis and Data Mining, Statistical Sinica.
  • Topic-contributed session organizer at the JSM 2013, Montréal, QC, Canada.
  • Invited session organizer at the ICSA 2011 meeting, New York, NY. 

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