Siliang Zhang


About me

I am an Assistant Professor at the School of Statistics, East China Normal University.

Prior to this, I was a post doctoral research officer within the Department of Statistics, London School of Economics and Political Science (supervised by Prof. Fiona Steele).

Prior to this, I was a Ph.D. student at Shanghai Center for Mathematical Sciences, Fudan University. I work with Prof. Zhiliang Ying and Dr. Yunxiao Chen.

My research focus on

  • tackling estimation problems in the large-scale assessment, by developing new statistical modeling methods and innovative computing algorithms.

  • latent variable modelling and multivariate hierarchical modelling, with applications in social science.

Current Appointments

Education & Employment History


Room A1508b, Science Building East China Normal University
No. 3663, Zhongshan North Road
Shanghai, China

My email address is: slzhang at fem dot ecnu dot edu dot cn