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Profile       Grace Y. Yi

    Professor
    Canada Research Chair in Data Science (Tier 1)
    Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
    Department of Computer Science
    University of Western Ontario
    Email: gyi5-at-uwo-dot-ca



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Career Awards

   2020                               Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS)
   2019 - 2026                    Canada Research Chair
                                          The Government of Canada
                                          (The Canada Research Chairs program was established in 2000 as a part of 
                                          the Government of Canada wanting to promote research and development 
                                          excellence in Canadian post-secondary educational institutions)

   2015                               Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA)

   2013                               Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute (ISI)

   2013                               Outstanding Performance Award
                                          University of Waterloo

   2011-2018                     University Research Chair
                                          University of Waterloo
                                          (The University Research Chair was established to recognize exceptional
                                           achievement and preeminence in a particular field of knowledge)

   2010                               CRM-SSC Award
                                          Centre de Recherches Mathematique & Statistical Society of Canada
                                          (An award in recognition of a statistical scientist's professional
                                          accomplishments in research during the first fifteen years after
                                          having received a doctorate; each year one recipient is selected)

   2010                               Outstanding Performance Award
                                          University of Waterloo

   2007 - 2009                    University Faculty Award
                                          Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

   2004 - 2007                    University Faculty Award
                                          Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

Honors and Awards

   2019 - 2021                     Vector Institute Affiliate

   2016                                 The Canadian Journal of Statistics Award
                                            The Statistical Society of Canada
                                            Yi, G. Y., Tan, X. and Li, R. (2015). Variable selection and
                                            inference procedures for marginal analysis of longitudinal data
                                            with missing observations and covariate measurement error

   2008                                Co-authored a paper which received a Distinguished Student Paper Award,
                                           International Biometric Society Eastern North American Region (ENAR).
                                           Chen, B.*, Yi, G. Y. and Cook, R. (2008). Likelihood Analysis of
                                           Joint Marginal and Conditional Models for Longitudinal Categorical Data

                                            * marks the trainee

WesternU


    Department of Computer Science, Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
    Western University, 1151 Richmond St, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 3K7