Hee Cheol Chung

Hee Cheol Chung

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Department of Statistics, Texas A&M Unversity


I am a postdoctoral research associate in the Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University. I am currently working with Drs. Raymond Carrol, Irina Gaynanova and Yang Ni. Before I joined Texas A&M, I received a Ph.D. degree in Statistics from the University of Georgia under the direction of Gauri Sankar Datta and Jeongyoun Ahn.


  • Bayesian network analysis
  • Classification
  • High-dimensional data analysis
  • Small area estimation
  • Anomaly detection


  • Ph.D. in Statistics, 2020

    University of Georgia

Recent Publications

(2021). Hierarchical Bayesian spatial models for small area estimation. (under revision).


(2021). Subspace rotations for high-dimensional outlier detection. Journal of Multivariate Analysis.


(2020). Trace ratio optimization for high-dimensional multi-class discrimination. Journal Computational and Graphical Statistics.


(2020). Perinatal docosahexaenoic acid supplementation improves cognition and alters brain functional organization in piglets. Nutrient, (12).