Statistics_Dora Dong

Resume posted by dongdan63
Desired salary: $70,000.00
Desired position type: Any
Location: New York New York, United States

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Dora has six years background in Statistics, who is devoted to applying Statistical techniques to solving business problems. She has stood out in some business plan completion, and has great hands-on experience working at Indiana Statistical Consulting Center. Passion, supportive, and diligent are the best ways to describe her.


Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, May, 2015
Master of Science in Statistical Science, GPA: 3.85/4.0
• Taught courses Statistics in Life Science, Business Statistics, Social Network Analysis (Grad level).
Agricultural University of Hebei, China, July, 2013
Bachelor of Economics in Statistics, Major GPA: 3.56/4.0, Overall GPA: 3.21/4.0
• Designed a Retail Charge Card for a chain convenience store and won Gold Awards in “Challenge Cup” Venture Competition.
• Studied Conversion Rate of a chain home textile at (Branch of Alibaba Group).
University of Michigan-Peking University Joint Institute, Beijing, China, August, 2012
Summer Course in Quantitative Data Analysis


Indiana Business Research Center (IBRC), Graduate Assistant (Statistical Analysis), May, 2014 – Present
• Independently manipulated structured data, and provide ad-hoc analysis using R, Stata, and SPSS.
• Collaborated closely with IBRC staffs and clients in designing and implementing large projects involving Census and Bureau data and analysis, as well as making templates for future analysis.
• Specified Multivariate Models, Statistical Tests, as well as other EDA models.
• Clustered Occupations for Virtual Career Counselor Indiana Government Labor Force Department.
• Leveraged analysis on social capital and economic performance using various statistical models.

Indiana Statistical Consulting Center (ISCC), Associate Consultant, March, 2014-May, 2015
• Proficiency in visualizing, analyzing and modeling complex data, reporting and presenting results, using R, SAS, and SPSS for 15+ clients from Business, Sociology and etc.
• Performed predictive models, EDA, such as PCA, cluster analysis, hypotheses test and etc.
• Applied Analytical methods (Cosine Similarity, Social Network Analysis, etc.), and studied the consumer structure of companies such as Yelp, and Facebook using R.
• Built classifiers using Random Forest, Boosting and Logistic Regression to predict subscription of a long term deposit using bank data, and increased prediction accuracy up to 70%.
• Assessed students’ satisfaction of on-campus housing using PCA, and PCR.

Agricultural University of Hebei, Research Assistant, Baoding, China, October, 2012-Feb., 2013
• Worked on a Chapter for paper “Study on Society Integration of New Generation Migrant Workers”.
• Conducted Cross Tabulation and Statistical Tests to analyze survey data.


  • Software: R, SPSS, SAS, Stata, Python, SQL, E-Views, LaTex, Microsoft Office Suite and etc.
  • Techniques: Data Manipulation, Probability Theory, Statistical Inference, Model Selection, Data Visualization, Statistical Consulting, Regression Analysis, Bayesian Statistics, Machine Learning and etc.


    Leadership, Project Management, Public speaking, Team Management

Groups & Associations

    Leadership, Project Management, Public speaking, Team Management

Spoken Languages

    Chinese, English -- very effectively