Southern Methodist University, Ph.D. in Statistics, 2007
- Associate Professor (with tenure), Indiana University Bloomington (2016-)
- Assistant Professor, Indiana University Bloomington (2012-2016)
- Assistant Professor, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (2010-2012)
- Assistant Professor, Florida International University (2009-2010)
- Senior Biostatistician, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (2007-2009)
Dr. Chen’s research interests include developing cutting-edge approaches for bioinformatics, statistical genetics, machine learning/deep learning, and bio/statistics.
For more information, please visit Dr. Chen's webpage.
A full list of Dr. Chen’s publication is available at google scholar.
Z. Chen, and K. Wang. Gene-based sequential burden association test. Statistics in Medicine, 38(13): 2353-2363.
Z. Chen, Q. Liu, and K. Wang. A novel gene-set association test based on variance-gamma distribution. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 28(9): 2868–2875.
Z. Chen, Q. Liu, and K. Wang. A genetic association test through combining two independent tests. Genomics, 111(5): 1152-1159.
Z. Chen, Yan Lu, T. Lin, Q. Liu, K. Wang. Gene-based genetic association test with adaptive optimal weights. Genetic Epidemiology,42(1): 95-103.
Z. Chen, T. Lin, and K. Wang. A powerful variant-set association test based on hi-square distribution. Genetics, 207(3): 903-910.
Z. Chen, and K. Wang. A gene-based test for association through an orthogonal decomposition of genotype scores. Human Genetics, 136(10): 1385-1394.
Z. Chen, S. Han, and K. Wang. Genetic association test based on principal component analysis. Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology, 16(3): 189-198.
Z. Chen . Testing for gene-gene interaction in case-control GWAS. Statistics and Its interface, 10(2): 267–277.
Z. Chen, HKT. Ng, J. Li, Q. Liu, H. Huang. Detecting associated SNPs on the X chromosome in case control genome-wide association studies. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 26(2): 567-582.
Z. Chen, H. Huang, P. Qiu. An improved two-stage procedure to compare two or more hazard curves. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, 87(9): 1877-1886.
Z. Chen. A nonparametric approach to detecting the difference of survival medians. Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation, 46(1): 395-403.
Z. Chen, H. Huang, P. Qiu. Comparison of multiple hazard rate functions. Biometrics, 72(1): 39-45.
Z. Chen, H. Huang, HKT. Ng. Testing for association in case-control genome-wide association studies with shared controls. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 25(2): 954-967.
Z. Chen, G. Zhang. Comparing survival curves based on medians. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 2016, 16:33.
Z. Chen, G. Zhang, J. Li. Goodness-of-fit test for meta-analysis. Scientific Reports, 5, Article number: 16983.