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Ying-Ju Tessa Chen

Associate Professor

Full-Time Faculty

College of Arts and Sciences: Mathematics


Email: Ying-Ju Chen
Phone: 937-229-2405
SC 329E
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  • Ph.D., Statistics, Bowling Green State University, 2015
  • M.S., Statistics, Bowling Green State University, 2011
  • M.S., Mathematics, National Taiwan University, 2003
  • B.S., Applied Mathematics, National Chung-Hsing University, 2000


Dr. Tessa Chen was born and raised in Taiwan. She received her Ph.D. in Statistics from Bowling Green State University and spent two years as a visiting assistant professor in the Farmer School of Business at Miami (Ohio) University. Dr. Chen joined the Department of Mathematics at the University of Dayton in 2017.

Research interests

  • Empirical Likelihood Method
  • Change Point Analysis
  • Mixed Distribution
  • Survival Analysis