Chen Tang

PhD Student @ UIUC

Hi! Welcome to vmse.io. This website is a place for me to write about topics related to my research interests, as well as HR and Management in general.

I am currently a PhD student at the School of Labor and Employment Relations, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. My research interests mainly cover personnel selection, individual career development and change, and other topics related to organizational behavior and human resource. For more details about me, click on my CV.


  • Personnel selection, diversity in HR
  • Organizational research methods
  • People analytics, predictive modeling, data visualization
  • Individual career development/change, unemployment, job search behaviors


  • PhD in HR, 2022 (expected)

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • MEd in Applied Psychology, 2012

    East China Normal Univeristy

  • BS in Psychology, 2009

    East China Normal Univeristy

Recent Posts

A Very Detailed Bias-Variance Breakdown

Although the concept of bias-variance trade-off is often discussed in machine learning textbooks, e.g., Bishop (2006), Hastie, …

Geometric Intuition of Linear Regression /*! jQuery v1.11.3 | (c) 2005, 2015 jQuery Foundation, Inc. | jquery.org/license */ …


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