Nianqiao Ju

Nianqiao Ju

Ph.D. student in Statistics

Harvard University

I am a fifth-year Ph.D. student in Statistics at Harvard University, supervised by Pierre Jacob. My research interests include agent-based models and Monte Carlo methods.

My Chinese name is written as 鞠念桥 and you can also call me Phyllis. You can contact me at nju AT g DOT harvard DOT edu.

I maintain a blog at


  • Agent-based models
  • Markov Chain Monte Carlo
  • Sequential Monte Carlo


  • PhD in Statistics, 2021 (expected)

    Harvard University

  • BA in Mathematics, 2016

    Wellesley College