Jiguo Cao

Background:


Canada Research Chair (CRC), Tier II, 2015
Nominated by Simon Fraser University, approved by the CRC program in April, 2015
From CRC website: Tier 2 Chairs, tenable for five years and renewable once, are for exceptional emerging researchers, acknowledged by their peers as having the potential to lead in their field.

Associate Professor with tenure, September 2013 - current
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science,
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada

Canada Research Chair (CRC), Tier II, 2012
Nominated by University of Western Ontario, approved by the CRC program in October, 2012
From CRC website: Tier 2 Chairs, tenable for five years and renewable once, are for exceptional emerging researchers, acknowledged by their peers as having the potential to lead in their field.

Associate Professor, Sep 2012 - August 2013
Dept. of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences, Univ. of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada.

Assistant Professor, June 2007 - August 2012, September 2012 - August 2012 (on leave)
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science,
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada

AusCan Scholar, 2009
From SSC website: The Statsticial Society of Canada and the Statistical Society of Australia select one outstanding young statistical researcher as the AusCan scholar every year. The two societies jointly provide full travel support for the AusCan scholars to visit a number of leading research centers in Australia and Canada, present their current research and interact with a number of researchers in those countries.

Postdoctoral Associate, Sep 2006 - May 2007,
Lab of Statistical Genomics and Proteomics,
Department of Biostatistics, Yale University.
Working with Dr. Hongyu Zhao

Ph.D. in Statistics, Sep 2003 - Aug 2006, Department of Mathematics and Statistics,
McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Supervisor: Dr. James O. Ramsay

Ph.D. Student in Bioinformatics, Sep 2002 - Aug 2003, School of Mathematical Science,
Peking University, Beijing, China

B.S. in Statistics, Sep 1998 - July 2002, School of Mathematical Sciences,
Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China