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Department of Statistics
Kansas State University
101 Dickens Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-6883

Wei-Wen Hsu

Assistant Professor
108C Dickens Hall
785-532-3585
wwhsu@k-state.edu

Research Interests

Methodologies
Two-component Mixture Models, Hypothesis Testing, Empirical Processes, Longitudinal and Correlated Data Analysis
Subject Matter Applications
Dental Caries Research, Cancer Research, Geriatric Research, Environmental Exposure Research, Multiracial Youth mental health research, STEM education research

Consulting Interests

Zero-Inflated models, Multivariate Data Analysis, Longitudinal and Correlated Data Analysis

Education

  • Ph.D., Statistics, Michigan State University
  • Doctoral Student in Statistics, National Cheng-Chi University, Taiwan
  • M.B.A., Statistics, National Taipei University, Taiwan
  • B.B., Statistics, Tamkang University, Taiwan

Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, Kansas State University (August, 2013 - Present)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Michigan State University (September, 2011 - June, 2013)
  • Research Assistant, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Michigan State University (January, 2010 - August, 2011)
  • Research Assistant, University Outreach and Engagement, Michigan State University (October, 2007 - December, 2009)
  • Teaching Assistant, Department of Statistics, National Cheng-Chi University, Taiwan (September, 2005 - June, 2006)
  • Teaching Assistant, Department of Financial Engineering and Actuarial Mathematics, Soochow University, Taiwan (September, 2003 - January, 2005)
  • Assistant Research Fellow, Institute for Public Opinions, Shihhsin University, Taiwan (September, 2002 - July, 2003)

Journal Publications

  • Hsu, W.-W., Todem, D. and Kim, K. (2014). On the conservativeness of the supremum score test statistic in small to moderate sample sizes. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics. (DOI) 10.1111/sjos.12134. In Press.
  • Hsu, W.-W., Todem, D., Kim, K. and Sohn, W. (2014). A Wald test for zero inflation and deflation for correlated count data from dental caries research. Statistical Modelling. In Press.
  • Fisher, S., Reynolds, J., Hsu, W.-W., Barnes, J. and Tyler, K. (2014). Examining Multiracial Youth in Context: Ethnic Identity Development and Mental Health Outcomes. Journal of Youth and Adolescence 43(10), 1688-1699. (DOI) 10.1007/s10964-014-0163-2.
  • Hsu, W.-W., Osuch, J.R., Todem, D., Taffe, B., O’Keefe, M., Adera, S. and Karmaus, W. (2014). DDE and PCB serum concentration in maternal blood and in adult female offspring. Environmental Research 132, 384-390.
  • Cao, Q., Hsu, W.-W. and Todem, D. (2014). A score-type test for homogeneity in zero-inflated models in a stratified population. Statistics in Medicine 33(12), 2103-2114.
  • Osuch, J.R., Hsu, W.-W., Todem, D., Landgraf J., Mikucki, D., Haan, P.S. and Karmaus, W. (2012). Female reproductive status and circulating blood leukocyte expression of selected metabolic or signaling genes involved in sex. International Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Genetics 3(2), 134-143.
  • Todem, D., Hsu, W.-W. and Kim, K. (2012). On the efficiency of score tests for homogeneity in two-component parametric models for discrete data. Biometrics 68(3), 975-982.

Teaching

    Kansas State University
  • STAT/MPH 701: Fundamental Methods of Biostatistics (2013: Fall; 2014: Spring, Fall)
  • STAT 510: Introductory Probability and Statistics (2014: Spring)
  • Michigan State Univeristy
  • EPI 808: Introduction to Biostatistics I (2012: Fall), Co-Instructor

Fall 2014 Teaching Schedule

 

 

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10

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11

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Office Hours
(11am-12pm)

 

Office Hours
(11am-12pm)

 

 

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12

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1

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STAT/MPH 701
(1:30pm-2:20pm)

 

STAT/MPH 701
(1:30pm-2:20pm)

 

STAT/MPH 701
(1:30pm-2:20pm)

2

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3

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4

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Department Seminar
(4pm-5pm)

 

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Last updated on: 11/21/2014