Siliang Zhang


About me

I am a post doctoral research officer within the department of statistics, London School of Economics and Political Science (supervised by Prof. Fiona Steele).

Prior to this, I was a Ph.D. student in Shanghai Center for Mathematical Sciences, Fudan University. I work with Prof. Zhiliang Ying and Dr. Yunxiao Chen.

My research focus on

  • tackling estimation problems in the large-scale assessment, by developing new statistical modeling methods and innovative computing algorithms.

  • latent variable modelling and multivariate hierarchical modelling, with applications in social science.

Current Appointments



COL. 7.13, London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street

My email address is: s.zhang68 at