Jinchi Lv  

Jinchi Lv

Associate Professor
Data Sciences and Operations Department
Marshall School of Business
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089

jinchilv (at) marshall.usc.edu
Office: BRI 400A
Phone: (213) 740-6603
Fax: (213) 740-7313

Ph.D. in Mathematics, Princeton University, 2007

Advisor: Professor Jianqing Fan


Research Interests

  • Big data problems
  • High-dimensional statistical inference
  • Variable selection and machine learning
  • Nonparametric and semiparametric methods
  • Financial econometrics

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Honors, Awards and Grants

  • The Royal Statistical Society (RSS) Guy Medal in Bronze (2015)
  • NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award (2010-2015, PI)
  • Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B Discussion Paper (2008)

  • 2011 Annual Review of Economics Invited Review Article
  • 2010 Statistica Sinica Invited Review Article
  • 2009 Dean's Award for Research Excellence
  • Invited Talk in a Distinguished Lecture Session on High-Dimensional Data Analysis at the 2009 Institute of Mathematical Statistics Asia Pacific Rim Meetings
  • NSF Grant (2008-2011, PI)
  • 2008 Zumberge Individual Award from USC's James H. Zumberge Faculty Research and Innovation Fund (2008-2009, PI)
  • Graduate Fellow at Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI, 2006)
  • Princeton University Fellowship (2003-2004)
  • Huawei Scholarship (2002)
  • Shing-Tung Yau Scholarship (2001)
  • Meritorious Award in 2001 Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling
  • First Prize in 2000 China Mathematical Contest in Modeling
  • USTC Excellent Student Scholarship (1997-2001)