Professor Wenbo Wu joined the Department of Operations and Business Analytics at the Lundquist College of Business in Fall 2015. He received his PhD in statistics from the University of Georgia. Professor Wu's primary research interests include dimension reduction, variable selection, data visualization, and data mining. He is also interested in developing statistical tools to solve practical problems in business.
Professor Wu has strong interests in business analytics, and he was the first-place winner of SAS 2014 Analytical Shootout. He has extensive consulting experience through his work at a statistical consulting center at the University of Georgia, where he was a lead graduate consultant. He has also worked at Deibold, Disney, and Dow AgroSciences previously.