PhD Candidate


Paco Tseng (University of Sydney)

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Statistics
Master of Science in Mathematics and Statistics

Paco is a DARE PhD candidate studying Statistics at the University of Sydney with a research interest in Bayesian Networks and its applications. Prior to that, he completed his MSc in 2018 at the University of Melbourne, majoring in Statistics and Stochastic process. In his postgraduate degree, he studied Poisson process approximations in depth to assist in writing his master’s degree research thesis. Over the years, he has developed a particular interest in modern statistical theory, particularly high-dimensional statistics, and causal inference. After completing his MSc, he worked as a data science analyst at Suncorp Group for two years, where his role involved application of modern statistical techniques to business problems.