Jiayang Sun, PhD


Personal page: sun.case.edu
Director, Center for Statistical Research, Computing & Collaboration (sr2c)

jsun@case.edu | 216.368.0630 | Wood Bldg. WG-43


Ph.D., Statistics, Stanford University
M.S., Statistics, Peking University

Research Interests

Professor Sun’s statistical research has  included: Simultaneous inference and Multiple testing; Selection bias and Measurement errors; Mixtures and Image analysis; Bioinformatics, Data mining/Big data;  Longitudinal and High-dimensional Data; Statistical computing and Data Analytics;  Semiparametrics, Nonparametircs and Random fields. Her interdisciplinary work has included: cancer,  imaging,  neuroscience, nuerosurgery, astronomy, engery, computer science and  law.


Elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA)
Elected Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS)
Elected Member of International Statistical Institute (ISI)

Recent & Selected Publications

  1. Zhao, Y, Shi, J, Li, X, Wang, J, Sun, J, Zhou, J, Huang, H. Salvage therapy with dose-escalating ruxolitinib as a bridge to allogeneic stem cell transplantation for refractory hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2019; : . PubMed PMID:31164711 .
  2. Sun, JP, Xu, TY, Ni, XD, Yang, XS, Hu, JL, Wang, SC, Li, Y, Bahler, RC, Wang, JG. Echocardiographic strain in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophy. Echocardiography 2019; 36 (2): 257-265. PubMed PMID:30561121 .
  3. Lemmer, DP, Alvarado, N, Henzel, K, Richmond, MA, McDaniel, J, Graebert, J, Schwartz, K, Sun, J, Bogie, KM. What Lies Beneath: Why Some Pressure Injuries May Be Unpreventable for Individuals With Spinal Cord Injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2019; 100 (6): 1042-1049. PubMed PMID:30529322 .
  4. Sung, KT, Kuo, R, Sun, JY, Hung, TC, Chang, SC, Liu, CC, Yun, CH, Wu, TH, Hung, CL, Yeh, HI, Hou, CJ, Cury, RC, Zidar, DA, Bezerra, HG, Longenecker, CT. Associations between CT-determined visceral fat burden, hepatic steatosis, circulating white blood cell counts and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio. PLoS ONE 2018; 13 (11): e0207284. PubMed PMID:30458019 PubMed Central PMC6245737.
  5. Unal, M, Akkus, O, Sun, J, Cai, L, Erol, UL, Sabri, L, Neu, CP. Raman spectroscopy-based water content is a negative predictor of articular human cartilage mechanical function. Osteoarthr. Cartil. 2019; 27 (2): 304-313. PubMed PMID:30359723 .
  6. Liu, M, Weiss, MA, Arunagiri, A, Yong, J, Rege, N, Sun, J, Haataja, L, Kaufman, RJ, Arvan, P. Biosynthesis, structure, and folding of the insulin precursor protein. Diabetes Obes Metab 2018; 20 Suppl 2 : 28-50. PubMed PMID:30230185 PubMed Central PMC6463291.
  7. Bogie, KM, Zhang, GQ, Roggenkamp, SK, Zeng, N, Seton, J, Tao, S, Bloostein, AL, Sun, J. Individualized Clinical Practice Guidelines for Pressure Injury Management: Development of an Integrated Multi-Modal Biomedical Information Resource. JMIR Res Protoc 2018; 7 (9): e10871. PubMed PMID:30190252 PubMed Central PMC6231753.
  8. Zhang, Z, Sun, J, Wang, F, Dai, L. Efficient Oxygen Reduction Reaction (ORR) Catalysts Based on Single Iron Atoms Dispersed on a Hierarchically Structured Porous Carbon Framework. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2018; 57 (29): 9038-9043. PubMed PMID:29920892 .
  9. Liu, P, Zhao, Y, Liu, X, Sun, J, Xu, D, Li, Y, Li, Q, Wang, L, Yang, S, Fan, C, Lin, J. Charge Neutralization Drives the Shape Reconfiguration of DNA Nanotubes. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2018; 57 (19): 5418-5422. PubMed PMID:29528530 PubMed Central PMC6142180.
  10. Sisk, VF, Burgoyne, AP, Sun, J, Butler, JL, Macnamara, BN. To What Extent and Under Which Circumstances Are Growth Mind-Sets Important to Academic Achievement? Two Meta-Analyses. Psychol Sci 2018; 29 (4): 549-571. PubMed PMID:29505339 .
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