Jingyi Li, PhD

Jingyi Li, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Statistics



Scientific Interests

Dr. Jingyi Li's primary research interests include developing statistical methods for understanding scientific problems, especially biological questions related to genome-wide data. She is also interested in developing new statistical methodologies that are motivated by specific scientific problems but have broad applications.

Highlighted Publications

Fisher WW, Li JJ, Hammonds AS, Brown JB, Pfeiffer BD, Weiszmann R, MacArthur S, Thomas S, Stamatoyannopoulos JA, Eisen MB, Bickel PJ, Biggin MD, Celniker SE. DNA regions bound at low occupancy by transcription factors do not drive patterned reporter gene expression in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Dec 26;109(52):21330-5. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1209589110. Epub 2012 Dec 10.

Gao Q, Ho C, Jia Y, Li JJ, Huang H. Biclustering of linear patterns in gene expression data. J Comput Biol. 2012 Jun;19(6):619-31. doi: 10.1089/cmb.2012.0032.

Li JJ, Jiang CR, Brown JB, Huang H, Bickel PJ. Sparse linear modeling of next-generation mRNA sequencing (RNA-Seq) data for isoform discovery and abundance estimation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Dec 13;108(50):19867-72. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1113972108. Epub 2011 Dec 1.