Dr. Shi is an assistant professor of statistics who works in longitudinal models, copula regression, and predictive modeling. Dr. Shi earned a Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin in 2009 and received his bachelor's degree in finance and a master's degree in risk management from Beihang University in Beijing, China. While finishing his PhD degree in actuarial science at the School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, he was under the supervision of Professor Edward (Jed) Frees. He is an Associate of the Society of Actuaries.
Dr. Shi joined the faculty of the Division of Statistics at NIU in 2009. His research interests include predictive modeling, longitudinal data, copula models and dependencies, and stochastic loss reserving.
Spring 2013 Courses
STAT 470/570-0001 Intro to Probability Theory TTh 12:30-1:45 pm DU 480
STAT 485/585-0001 Life Contingencies and Payment Models I TTh 3:30-4:45 pm DU 322