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Associate Research Fellow/Professor
張馨文(Chang, Hsin-wen)






  • Ph.D., Biostatistics, Columbia University, USA ( - 2014)
  • M.Phil., Biostatistics, Columbia University, USA ( - 2012)
  • M.S., Statistics, Colorado State University, USA ( - 2009)
Working Experience
  • Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica (2023 - Present)
  • Assistant Research Fellow, Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica (2014 - 2023)
  • Associate Statistician, Statistical Analysis Center for Clinical Trials, Columbia University, USA (2013 - 2014)
  • Statistician, Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health, Columbia University, USA (2011 - 2013)
  • Statistician, Department of Anesthesiology, Columbia University, USA (02/2013 - 05/2013)
  • Research Summer Intern, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center (06/2012 - 08/2012)
Research Interests
  • Statistical Methodology: Empirical likelihood, survival analysis, functional data analysis, biased sampling models, order-restricted inference, generalized linear models (GLMs) and mixed models
  • Statistical Application: Clinical trials, data from wearable devices, statistical software package development
  • R package: survELtest
  • R package: EL2Surv
  • R package: fdEL
Publications - Journal Papers
  • (H. Chang)*, I. W. McKeague,2022-11,Empirical likelihood‐based inference for functional means with application to wearable device data,Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B (Statistical Methodology),http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/rssb.12543,[SCI],(IF 4.933 (2021))
  • S.-H. Huang*, K. Shedden, and (H. Chang),2022,Inference for the dimension of a regression relationship using pseudo- covariates,Biometrics,https://doi.org/10.1111/biom.13812
  • (H. Chang), I. W. McKeague*, and Y.-J. Wang,2021,A case study of non-inferiority testing with survival outcomes,Case Studies in Business, Industry, and Government Statistics,8: 1–13
  • (H. Chang)*, P.-Y. Tsai, J.-T. Kao, and G.-Y. Lan,2020,Comparing multiple survival functions with crossing hazards in R,The R Journal,12(2):20-42,(IF 4.821)
  • (H. Chang)*, I. W. McKeague,2019,Nonparametric testing for multiple survival functions with non-inferiority margins,Annals of Statistics,47(1), 205-232,(IF 2.99)
  • (H. Chang)*, H. El Barmi, and I. W. McKeague,2016,Tests for stochastic ordering under biased sampling,Journal of Nonparametric Statistics,28 (4), 659-682,(IF 0.59)
  • (H. Chang)* and I. W. McKeague,2016,Empirical likelihood based tests for stochastic ordering under right censorship,Electronic Journal of Statistics,10(2), 2511-2536,(IF 0.907)
  • J. Vishnevetsky, D. Tang, (H. Chang), E. L. Roen, Y. Wang, V. Rauh, S. Wang, R. L. Miller, J. Herbstman, and F. P. Perera*,2015,Combined effects of prenatal polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and material hardship on child IQ,Neurotoxicology & Teratology,49, 74-80,[SCI],(IF 3.227)
  • F. P. Perera*, (H. Chang), D. Tang, E. L. Roen, J. Herbstman, A. Margolis, T. Huang, R. L. Miller, S. Wang, and V. Rauh,2014,Early-life exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and ADHD behavior problems.,PLOS One,9(11), e111670,(IF 3.534)
  • G.S. Lovasi*, N. Eldred-Skemp, J. Quinn, (H. Chang), V. Rauh, A. Rundle, M.A. Orjuela, and F. P. Perera,2014,Neighborhood Social Context and Individual Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Exposures Associated with Child Cognitive Test Scores.,Journal of Child and Family Studies,23(5), 785-799,[SSCI],(IF 1.31)
  • (H. Chang)*, H. Iyer, E. Bullitt, H.Wang,2013,Generalized linear mixed models for branching probabilities of brain artery systems,Model Assisted Statistics and Applications,8(2):121-133
Publications - Technical Reports
  • Hsin-wen Chang,2014-09,Empirical likelihood tests for stochastic ordering based on censored and biased data
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