Zhi Wei

Contact Info

Title: Associate Professor
Email: zhi.wei@njit.edu
Office: 3801 GITC
Phone: 973-642-4497
Dept: Computer Science
Webpage: http://web.njit.edu/~zhiwei

About Me

Dr. Zhi Wei receives his Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania and M.S. from the Rutgers University-New Brunswick. His research interests include statistical modelling, machine learning and data mining with applications to various fields including Bioinformatics, genetics, web analytics, media analytics, advertising et al. His methodology works have been published in prestigious journals and conferences including JASA, Biometrika, AJHG, AOAS, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, PLoS Genetics, NAR, NIPS, KDD, ICDM et al. He is an editorial board member of PLoS ONE, Frontiers in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, and Frontiers in Applied Genetic Epidemiology.



Courses Taught

  • CS636 Data Analytics with R Programming
  • BNFO615 Data Analysis in Bioinformatics
  • BNFO620 Genomic Data Analysis

Research Interests

  • Bioinformatics
  • Statistical Genetics
  • Statistical modeling
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Mining