CV

Education

  • PhD Candidate in Economics, The University of British Columbia, 2011 – 2018
  • BSc¬†in Economics and Finance, Tsinghua University, 2007 – 2011

Skills

  • Languages: Python, SQL, Stata, Matlab, LaTex
  • Tools: Pandas, Scikit-Learn, NumPy, Keras, OpenCV, GCE, AWS, Flask
  • Modeling: Causal inference, Economic modeling, Structural estimation

Experience

  • Insight Data Science, Data Science Fellow, June 2018 – present
  • The University of British Columbia, Research Assistant and Teaching Assistant

Conferences and Seminars

  • Tsinghua Workshop on International Trade, 2018
  • Canadian Economic Association Conference, 2016, 2018
  • CIFAR – Institutions, Organizations and Growth Program Meeting, 2017

Refereeing

  • Canadian Journal of Economics

Honors and Awards

  • John Helliwell Prize in Macroeconomics, UBC, 2012
  • Four Year Fellowship, UBC, 2012-2015
  • PhD Tuition Fee Award, UBC, 2011-2017
  • Faculty of Arts Graduate Award, 2011-2012
  • China National Scholarship, 2010

Teaching Assistant Positions

  • ECON 500¬†Microeconomics (Master level)
  • ECON 455 International Trade
  • ECON 355 Introduction to International Trade
  • ECON 305 Honors Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis
  • ECON 325 Introduction to Empirical Economics
  • ECON 102 Principles of Macroeconomics