Group Leaders

Mingyao Li, PhD

Nancy Zhang, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellows


Yu Hu
Yu received his PhD from the department of biostatistics at University of Pennsylvania. His interest is in developing statistical methods and algorithms for transcriptomic studies (gene expression, isoform expression and alternative splicing) using RNA-seq data.

Yafei Lyu
Yafei received his Ph.D. in Bioinformatics and Genomics from Penn State University. His research focuses on methods development for genomic data integration, quality control and network analysis.

Jingshu Wang
Jingshu Wang is from China and got her Ph.D. in statistics from Stanford. In her spare time, she loves to dance, cook and share her chocolate with the rest of the lab members!

Visiting Scholars

Gang Hu, PhD
I am an Associate Professor in the department of Data Science and Informatics at Nankai University in China. In 2017-2018, I worked with Professor Mingyao Li. My research focuses on bioinformatics and single cell RNA-seq analysis.

Xiangjie Li
I worked with Professor Li as a visiting student in 2018. I’m interested in statistical computing, high-dimensional variable selection, and analysis of single-cell transcriptomic data.

Qunhua Li, PhD
Visiting Professor (during a sabbatical year) from Penn State University.