Dr. Wenbo Wu is an assistant professor in Management Science and Statistics of the University of Texas at San Antonio. Before moving to San Antonio, he was an assistant professor at the University of Oregon. Wu received his Ph.D. in Statistics from University of Georgia in 2015. His active research areas include high-dimensional data modeling and inference, dimension reduction, variable selection and causal inference. Wu also collaborates with researchers in other domains such as Finance, Marketing, Engineering, and Computer Science.
Wu has established a good publication record in high-ranking journals and teaches both undergraduate and graduate level statistics and data analytics courses. He is a four-time winner (as graduate student and faculty adviser) of SAS Data Analytics Shootout competition, which is a national analytical competition. Wu also worked as a lead consultant at the Statistical Consulting Center at University of Georgia and brings industry experience from his work with organizations such as Disney, DowAgrosciences and Legend Group.