Jiming Jiang, Ph.D.

Jiming Jiang

Position Title
Department Chair

  • Statistics
4228 Mathematical Sciences Building
One Shields Avenue, Davis CA 95616

Research Interests

  • Mixed effects models
  • Generalized linear models
  • Model selection
  • Small area estimation
  • Big Data intelligence
  • Precision medicine
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Asymptotic theory
  • Spatial statistics
  • Testing hypotheses
  • Longitudinal data analysis
  • Matrix algebra
  • Numerical analysis
  • Monte Carlo methods
  • Reliability

Recent Publications

  • Jiang, J. (2017), Asymptotic Analysis of Mixed Effects Models: Theory, Application, and Open Problems, Chapman & Hall/CRC. (link)
  • Jiang, J., Rao, J. S., Fan, J., and Nguyen, T. (2018), Classified mixed model prediction, Journal of the American Statistical Association 113, 269-279. (link)
  • Jiang, J. and Rao, J. S. (2020), Robust small area estimation: An overview, Annual Review of Statistics and Its Applications 7, 337-360. (link)
  • Jiang, J. and Torabi, M. (2020), Sumca: Simple, unified, Monte-Carlo assisted approach to second-order unbiased MSPE estimation, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B 82, 467-485. (link)
  • Jiang, J., Feuer, E. J., Li, Y., Nguyen, T., and Yu, M. (2021), Inference about Age-standardized Rates with Sampling Errors in the Denominators, Statistical Methods in Medical Research 30, 535–548. (link)
  • Jiang, J. and Nguyen, T. (2021), Linear and Generalized Linear Mixed Models and Their Applications, 2nd ed., Springer, New York. (link)
  • Jiang, J., Wand, M. P. and Bhaskaran, A. (2022), Usable and precise asymptotics for generalized linear mixed model analysis and design, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B 84, 55–82. (link)
  • Jiang, J. (2022), Large Sample Techniques for Statistics, 2nd ed., Springer, New York. (link)


Education and Degree(s)
  • Ph.D. Statistics (UC Berkeley, 1995)
Honors and Awards
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), since 2019.
  • Distinguished Alumni Award, National Institute of Statistical Sciences, 2015.
  • Elected Member, International Statistical Institutes (ISI), since 2015.
  • The DSMD Distinguished Lecture, U.S. Census Bureau, 2013.
  • Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS), since 2008.
  • Fellow, American Statistical Association (ASA), since 2007.
  • (with A. Gelman and F. Bois) Outstanding Statistical Application Award, American Statistical Association, 1998.