Feng-Yi (Ed) Liu is a Data Analyst at Rutgers Center for State Health Policy. Feng-Yi’s background is as a Computational Social Scientist with advanced statistical analytic training. He received his M.A. at Columbia University in Statistics. Currently, he is a Ph.D. candidate at Rutgers School of Social Work and a graduated statistician recognized by the American Statistics Association. His research interests include early childhood education and care policy, immigrant child well-being, child social-emotional development, and comparative analysis of social welfare policies. He is also interested in advanced statistics methods and natural language processing methods in data science.