Cathy W. S. Chen, Ph.D., CStat.

Distinguished Professor

 Feng Chia University

Taichung 40724, Taiwan

Tel+(886)4-24517250 ext 4412

Fax+(886)4-24517092

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Web home page: http://myweb.fcu.edu.tw/~chenws/

Research Interests

 

Research Interests:

Business Data Analytics

Time Series Analysis

Forecasting

Finanial Econometrics

Bayesian Methodology/ Markov chain Monte Carlo Estimation

Computational Statistics

Statistical methods in Epidemiology

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

 

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

l   2009/11   Fellow, the Royal Statistical Society, UK

l   2010/2   Chartered Statistician, the Royal Statistical Society, UK, (Designation: CStat.)

l   2008        Elected Member, International Statistical Institute

 

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

2004/8 - present

Distinguished Professor of Feng Chia University

2005/8 – 2008/7

Department Head and Director of Institute, Department of Statistics / Graduate Institute of Statistics & Actuarial Science / Graduate Institute of Applied Statistics, Feng Chia University

2007/8 - present

Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Economics, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1998/8 - present

Feng Chia University, Professor

2000/8 – 2002/7

Department Head and Director of Institute, Department of Statistics / Graduate Institute of Statistics & Actuarial Science, Feng Chia University

1993/2 – 1998/7

Feng Chia University, Associate Professor

 

 

VISTING POSITIONS

 

12.3.2014-12.16.2014

Visiting Professor, Faculty of Economics, Chiang Mai University, Thailand (Funded by Chiang Mai University)

2.23.2014-2.28.2014

Visiting Professor, School of Economics & Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE) Xiamen University, China (Funded by Xiamen University)

1.21.2014-1.25.2014

Visiting Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, Japan (Funded by Hitotsubashi University)

1.19.2013 - 2.2.2013

Visiting Professor, Discipline of Business Analytics, University of Sydney, Australia. (Funded by NSC)

2.1.2010-2.6.2010

Visiting Professor, Department of Economics, University of Tokyo, Japan. (Funded by University of Tokyo)

8.11.2009-8.20.2009

Visiting Professor, Discipline of Operations Management and Econometrics, University of Sydney, Australia. (Funded by University of Sydney)

8.9.2008 - 8.17.2008

Visiting Professor, Faculty of Economics, Chiang Mai University, Thailand (Funded by Chiang Mai University)

1.21.2008 - 2.5.2008

Visiting Professor, Discipline of Econometrics and Business Statistics, University of Sydney, Australia. (Funded by University of Sydney)

1.11.2008 -1.16.2008

Visiting Professor, Faculty of Economics, Chiang Mai University, Thailand (Funded by Chiang Mai University)

2006/7 – 2007/1

Visiting Professor, the Discipline of Econometrics and Business Statistics, University of Sydney, Australia. (Visit funded by University of Sydney, to teach a course on Forecasting for Economics and Business)

2002/8 – 2002/12

Visiting scholar, Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego, USA. (Funded by NSC)

3.30.2002 –4.6.2002

Visiting professor, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Hong Kong, HK

(Funded by University of Hong Kong and Taipei Trade Centre Exchange Scheme 2001)

4.1.2001-4.8.2001

Visiting scholar, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, USA.  (Funded by NSC)

11.23.2000-11.28.2000

Visiting scholar, Department of Information and Systems Management, the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, HK  (Funded by UST)

3.4.1998-4.10.1998

Visiting scholar, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, USA. (Funded by NSC)

1997/8 – 1998/2

Visiting scholar, University of Oxford, UK (Funded by NSC)

1996/8

Visiting scholar, Department of Mathematics, University of Memphis, USA

1991/8 – 1992/7

Visiting Ph.D. student, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, USA. (Funded by Ministry of Education, ROC)

 

 

 

Honors and Awards

1.           Honorary member of the Phi Tau Phi Scholastic Honor Society, 2006/6

2.          Distinguished Professor of Feng Chia University, 2004/8 - present 

3.          Listed in "Who's Who in Science and Engineering", 2003, Marquis

4.         Awarded research grant, Academic Links Collaboration & Research of the University of Hong Kong and Taipei Trade Centre Exchange Scheme 2001

5.          National Science Council Research Awards (1995/8 – 2000/7, discontinued after year 2000)

6.         Feng Chia University Faculty Research Publication Awards (1995-2012)

7.          Feng Chia University Excellence in Teaching Award (1996/11)

8.         National Science Council Young Research Awards (1993/4 – 1994/7)

9.         Ministry of Education Scholarship for Ph.D. candidates studying abroad, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 1991/9 – 1992/9.

10.      Statistics Scholarship, Directorate-General of Budget, Accounting, and Statistics, Executive Yuan, Taiwan, 1989

Editorial Activities

     

1.           Associate Editor,  PLOS ONE (SCI), 2014 - present

2.          Associate Editor,  Journal of Business & Economic Statistics (JBES) (SCI), 2013 - present

3.          Associate Editor, Computational Statistics & Data Analysis (CSDA) (SCI), 2009 – present

l   Annals Guest Associate Editor, CSDA Annals of Computational and Financial Econometrics, 2010

l   Editor, the 6th special issue on Computational Econometrics of the Computational Statistics & Data Analysis.

l   Editor, the special issue on “Bayesian Computing, Methods and Applications” of the Computational Statistics & Data Analysis.

4.         Associate Editor, the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics (SCI), 2008 – present.

5.          Associate Editor, Computational Statistics (SCI), 2008 – present.

6.         Associate Editor, International Journal of Business and Economics (EconLit), 2004 – present.

7.          Founding Editor, Journal of Economics and Management (EconLit), 2004 – present.

8.         Associate Editor, Journal of the Chinese Statistical Association (EconLit), 2006/8 – 2010/7. 2012/8 –now.

 

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