Born in Guangdong China, I obtained my B.Sc. in Applied Math from East China Normal University in Shanghai, China; M.Sc. in Statistics from the National University of Singapore, Singapore; Ph.D. in Statistics from the University of Waterloo, Canada. After my study, I came to Edmonton to work as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Alberta. I became a full-time instructor at the Grant MacEwan University July 1, 2010.