Statistics Faculty

Ruoqing Zhu

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Statistics
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 101 Illini Hall
  • 725 S. Wright St.
  • Champaign, IL 61820 USA
  • (217) 265-7104
  • Website
  • Educational Background

  • PhD, Biostatistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2013
  • Research Interests

  • Tree-based methods
  • High-dimensional data
  • Survival analysis
  • Personalized medicine
  • Cancer genetics/genomics
  • Sufficient dimension reduction
  • Recent Publications

    Zhu, R., Zhao, Y., Chen, G., Ma, S., & Zhao H. (2016) Greedy Outcome Weighted Tree Learning of Optimal Personalized Treatment Rules. Biometrics, In press.

    Zhu, R., Zhao, Q., Zhao, H., & Ma, S. (2016) Integrating Multidimensional Omics Data for Cancer Outcome. Biostatistics, In press.

    La, E. H., Lich, K. H., Wells, R., Ellis, A. R., Swartz, M. S., Zhu, R., Morrissey, J. P. (2015) Increasing Access to State Psychiatric Hospital Beds: Exploring Supply-side Solutions. Psychiatric Services, In press.

    Zhu, R., Zeng, D., & Kosorok, M. R. (2015) Reinforcement Learning Trees. Journal of the American Statistical Association. 110(512): 1770-1784.

    Zhu, R., Zhao, H., & Ma, S. (2014). Identifying Gene-Environment and Gene-Gene Interactions Using a Progressive Penalization Approach. Genetic epidemiology, 38(4), 353-368.

    La, E. H., Zhu, R., Lich, K. H., Ellis, A. R., Swartz, M. S., Kosorok, M. R., & Morrissey, J. P. (2014). The Effects of State Psychiatric Hospital Waitlist Policies on Length of Stay and Time to Readmission. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 1-11.

    Zhu, R., & Kosorok, M. R. (2012). Recursively imputed survival trees. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 107(497), 331-340.

    Zhu, L., Zhu, R., & Song, S. (2008). Diagnostic checking for multivariate regression models. Journal of Multivariate Analysis 99 (9), 1841-1859.