I am an Assistant Professor of Statistics at the Department of Mathematics of Syracuse University. I did my Ph.D. (2018) in Statistics at North Carolina State University; and before that, masters in Economics (ABD), and Mathematics at Indiana University Bloomington.

GitHub page: Here

Research Interests:

  • Machine Learning
  • Causal Inference
  • Nonparametric and Semiparametric Statistics
  • Bayesian nonparametrics


  • 215 Carnegie Library, Syracuse, NY
  • Email: wli169@syr.edu
  • Phone (Office):  315-443-8424