Since September, 2016, Cindy Rush has been an Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics at Columbia University. In May, 2016, Cindy received a PhD in Statistics from Yale University under the supervision of Andrew Barron and she completed her undergraduate coursework at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she obtained a BS in Mathematics. Her research uses tools and ideas from information theory, statistical physics, and applied probability as a framework for understanding modern, high-dimensional inference and estimation problems and complex machine learning tasks that are core challenges in the fields of current statistics and data science.
- Probability, Geometry, and Computation in High Dimensions, Fall 2020. NTT Research Fellow.