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Hang J. Kim

Title: Assistant Professor in Statistics
Office: 5410 French Hall
Tel: 513-556-4937
Email: hang.kim@uc.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 2012 (Statistics).
  • M.S., Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 2006 (Applied Statistics).
  • B.A., Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 2002 (Business).
  • B.A., Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 2002 (Applied Statistics).

Research Information

Research Interests

  • Bayesian analysis; Statistical computing; Nonparametric Bayesian modeling
  • Missing data; Data privacy; Survey sampling
  • Computer experiment
  • Statistical genetics

Research Support

  • Domestic Conference Travel Grants, The Charles Phelps Taft Research Center. $1200. 2016.
  • Taft Summer Research Fellowship, The Charles Phelps Taft Research Center. $8000. 2016.

Publications

Peer-reviewed Publications

  • Kim, H. J., Reiter, J. P., Wang, Q., Cox, L. H. and Karr, A. F. (2014). Multiple imputation of missing or faulty values under linear constraints. Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 32, 375-386. [Link]
  • Kim, H. J., Karr, A. F., and Reiter, J. P. (2015). Statistical disclosure limitation in the presence of edit rules. Journal of Official Statistics, 31, 121-138. [Link]
  • Kim, H. J. and MacEachern, S. N. (2015). The generalized multiset sampler. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 24, 1134-1154. [Link]
  • Kim, H. J., Cox, L. H., Karr, A. F., Reiter, J. P., and Wang, Q. (2015). Simultaneous edit-imputation for continuous microdata. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 110, 987-999. [Link]
  • Chung, D., Kim, H. J., and Zhao, H. (2017). graph-GPA: A graphical model for prioritizing GWAS results and investigating pleiotropic architecture. PLoS Computational Biology, 13. [Link]
  • Kim, H. J., Reiter, J. P., and Karr, A. F. (2016). (online) Simultaneous edit-imputation and disclosure limitation for business establishment data. Journal of Applied Statistics. [Link]

Book Chapters

  • Bakshi, B. R., Kim, H. J., and Goel, P. K. (2011). Using thermodynamics and statistics to improve the quality of life-cycle inventory data. In B. R. Bakshi, T. R. Gutowski, and D. P. Sekulic (Eds.), Thermodynamics and the Destruction of Resources (pp.235-248). Cambridge University Press. [Link]

Other Publications

  • Wang, Q., Kim. H. J. , Reiter, J. P., Cox, L. H., and Karr, A. F. (2016). EditImputeCont: Simultaneous Edit-Imputation for Continuous Microdata. R package version 1.0.1.. [Link]

Technical Reports

  • Kim, H. J. and Karr, A. F. (2013). The effect of statistical disclosure limitation on variance estimation using replicate weights. Technical Report No. 183. National Institute of Statistical Sciences. [Link]

Presentations & Lectures

Invited Presentations

  • (11-2013). Bayesian data editing for continuous microdata Federal Committee on Statistical Methodology (FCSM) Research Conference, Washington, DC.
  • (10-2014). Bayesian data editing for continuous microdata Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea.
  • (10-2014). Bayesian data editing for continuous microdata Statistics Korea, Daejeon, Korea.
  • (10-2014). Statistical disclosure control for microdata: Current practices and future development Survey Methodology Symposium, Daejeon, Korea.
  • (10-2015). Simultaneous edit-imputation for continuous microdata IBM TJ Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY.
  • (03-2016). Editing, imputation, and synthesis: A public use file for business establishment data University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN.

Paper Presentations

  • (08-2010). Hierarchical Bayes conjoint choice analysis via the approximate dependent Poisson race model. Joint Statistical Meetings, Vancouver, BC.
  • (08-2011). The generalized multiset sampler. Joint Statistical Meetings, Miami Beach, FL.
  • (08-2012). The generalized multiset sampler. Joint Statistical Meetings, San Diego, CA.
  • (08-2013). Multiple imputation under the edit constraints. Joint Statistical Meetings, Montreal, Quebec.
  • (01-2014). Bayesian data editing for continuous microdata. SAMSI Computational Methods for Censuses and Surveys Workshop, Washington, DC.
  • (08-2014). Bayesian data editing for continuous microdata. Joint Statistical Meetings, Boston, MA.
  • (08-2015). Editing, imputation, and synthesis: A public use file for the census of manufactures. Joint Statistical Meetings, Seattle, WA.
  • (07-2016). A semiparametric Bayesian survival analysis using covariate-dependent clustering, with application to pediatric kidney transplantation data. Joint Statistical Meetings, Chicago, IL.

Colloquia

  • (04-2013). Multiple imputation under the edit constraints. U.S. Census Research Center for Economic Studies Seminar, Washington, DC.
  • (04-2014). Bayesian data editing for continuous microdata. U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Statistical Research Methodology (CSRM) Seminar, Washington, DC.
  • (12-2015). Simultaneous edit-imputation for continuous microdata. Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children’s, OH.

Lectures

  • (10-2013). Introduction to advanced markov chain monte carlo. Duke Social Science Research Institute Workshop, Durham, NC.

Honors & Awards

  • Gary Koch Travel Award, Department of Statistics, Ohio State University, 2009.
  • Ransom & Marian Whitney Award for Outstanding Consultant, Department of Statistics, Ohio State University, 2010.
  • Mayers Travel Award, Division of Natural and Mathematical Sciences, Ohio State University, 2010.
  • ASA Travel Awards, Section on Business and Economics (B&E), American Statistical Association, 2011.
  • ASA Student Paper Competition Winner, Section on Bayesian Statistical Science (SBSS), American Statistical Association, 2012.
  • Ransom & Marian Whitney Award for Best Dissertation Research, Department of Statistics, Ohio State University, 2012.
  • KISS Career Development Award, Korean International Statistical Society, 2015.

Experience & Service

Work Experience

  • 2015 to Present, Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati.
  • 2006 to 2006, Consultant, Yonsei Institute of Statistical Science, Seoul, Korea.
  • 2002 to 2003, Corporate Marketing, Samsung Capital, Seoul, Korea.

Post Graduate training and Education

  • 2012 to 2015, Postdoctoral Associate, Duke University / National Institute of Statistical Sciences, Durham, NC.

Service

  • Session Organizer, Joint Statistical Meetings, Seattle, WA 08-2015
  • Session Chair, Joint Statistical Meetings, Montreal, Quebec 08-2013
  • Peer Review/Referee, Biostatistics, Nov 2012
  • Peer Review/Referee, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Jun 2013
  • Peer Review/Referee, Journal of Econometrics, Aug 2013
  • Peer Review/Referee, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, Jun 2014, Feb/July/Dec 2015, May/Aug 2016, Jan 2017
  • Peer Review/Referee, Journal of Official Statistics, Dec 2014, Jun 2016
  • Peer Review/Referee, Statistics and Probability Letters, Nov 2014, Sep 2015, Feb 2016
  • Peer Review/Referee, Bayesian Analysis, Oct 2015
  • Judge, International Conference on Establishment Surveys "Student Contest: Missing Data Treatment", 11-2015
  • Peer Review/Referee, Annals of Applied Statistics, Jan/Oct 2016
  • Peer Review/Referee, Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology, Apr/Sep 2016
  • Peer Review/Referee, Sankhya B, Aug 2016
  • Peer Review/Referee, Statistical Analysis & Data Mining, Nov 2016
  • Peer Review/Referee, Journal of Privacy and Confidentiality, Dec 2016
  • Peer Review/Referee, American Statistician, January 2017
  • Reviewer, American Statistical Association, SBSS Student Paper Competition, 01-2016
  • Committee Member, Korean International Statistical Society, KISS Career Development Award, 06-2016

Courses Taught

  • -STAT-2037 PROB & STATS I
    Level: Undergraduate

  • -STAT-3038 PROB & STATS II
    Level: Undergraduate

  • -STAT-6041 Time Series
    Level: Graduate