Gaol

Cuilan (Lani) Gao

Assistant Professor of Statistics
Department of Mathematics
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Office:  EMCS 418F
Phone:  423-425-4554
Fax:       423-425-4586
E-Mail: Cuilan-Gao@utc.edu

Education


 Research Interests

  • statistical and computational methods for the analysis of genetics/genomics data
  • high dimensional biology and statistical computing
  • experimental design on clinical trials

 Professional Development & Mememship


 Teaching

I teach statistics and mathematics courese at all levels for undergraduates and graduates including

  • Applied Statistical Methods
  • Analysis of Variance
  • Introduction to Probability and Statistics (online and face to face)
  • Generalized Linear Models
  • Statistical Machine Learning
  • Calculus I ( online and face to face)
  • Calculus for Management, Life, and Social Sciences
  • Introductory Statistics

Grants/Awards

  • Co-PI, NSF I-MATH grant ( PI: Dr. Jin Wang, NSF1520672 ),  an Interdisciplinary MATH Traning Platform, $500,000 (09/01/2015-08/31/2018).
  • 2016 UT Alumni Outstanding Teacher Award
  • 2016 UTC Research and Creative Activity Grant
  • 2015 Ruth Holmberg for Faculty of Excellence Award
  • UTC Faculty Research and Development Grant (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)