Zhenqiu (Laura) Lu

Areas of Expertise

  • computational statistics
  • structural equation modleing
  • multilevel modeling
  • longitudinal analysis
  • linear modeling


  • missing data
  • robust methods
  • mixture modeling
  • bayesian estimation
  • bootstrapping



  •  PhD in Quantitative Psychology, 2011
    University of Notre Dame
  •  PhD student (passed all 3 PhD qualifying exams) in Mathematics, 2006
    Temple University
  •  MA in Mathematics, 2006
    Temple University


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Awards and Accolades

Sarah H. Moss Research Fellowship

Univerisity of Georgia, 2015

Lilly Teaching Fellow

Univerisity of Georgia

Early Career Award

Univerisity of Georgia, 2012

Applied Mathematics Research Fellow

University of Notre Dame