Ziping Xu

Harvard University, Department of Statistics.


zipingxu at fas dot harvard dot edu

I am a Postdoctoral Fellow in Statistics at Harvard University with Professor Susan Murphy.

I obtained my PhD degree in Statistics from University of Michigan advised by Ambuj Tewari. Before joining University of Michigan, I obtained my B.S. degree in Data Science from Peking University in 2018, where I was advised by Professor Song Xi Chen.

Research Interests. Machine Learning theory, especially on Reinforcement Learning (RL), Transfer Learning and Multitask Learning. I am also interested in a wide range of scientific and healthcare applications of ML.


Apr 26, 2023 Awarded Departmental Outstanding Dissertation Award.
Dec 1, 2022 One paper got accepted by NeurIPS 2022.
Nov 1, 2022 I am on the 2022-23 academic job market.
Mar 14, 2022 Received the Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship from University of Michigan in 2022.