Areas of Research
Dr. Qian's research interests are in big data analytics, change point detection in time series, survival data, environmental data via parameter and nonparametric approaches. Dr. Qian collaborates with various researchers from many institutions and different fields including biology, biomedical science, computer science, business and the government. Dr. Qian has published many refereed journal papers in statistics and serves on editorial board for several statistics journals. For more details, please visit her publication list and click the right for the book she edited.
Dr. Qian has successfully supervised four Ph. D. students: Dr. Zhihua Liu, Dr. Wei Zhang, Dr. Fazhe Chang and Dr. Durga Kutal.
Dr. Qian is a member of FAU Harbor Branch Pillar and
Bimedical Research Pillar, National Math Alliance Mentor, President of ASA South Florida Chapter.
2015 Undergraduate Statistics Research project Competition First Place Award (Advisor), ASA/CAUSE
2013 CEL 1001: eLearning Designer and Facilitator Certificate