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Wenguang Sun


Associate Professor 


Department of Data Sciences and Operations

Marshall School of Business

University of Southern California


Contact Information



401W Bridge Hall

Marshall School of Business

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 90089




wenguans at marshall.usc.edu



2008 Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania (Advisor: Prof. T. Tony Cai)

2003 B.S. Peking University, China


Research Areas

Large-scale multiple testing
False discovery rate
Selective inference

Empirical Bayes and shrinkage estimation theory

Statistical decision theory

Editorial Service

Associate Editor, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B (2017-present)

Associate Editor, Journal of Multivariate Analysis (2016-present)


Awards and Honors

2013     CAREER Award, National Science Foundation

2013     Dean's Award for Research Excellence, Marshall School of Business

2009     Saul Winegrad Award for Outstanding Dissertation, University of Pennsylvania

2007     ENAR Distinguished Student Paper Award, Spring Meeting, Atlanta, GA



Marshall Statistics Group

DSO Department

My faculty webpage at Marshall

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