Faculty Profiles

School of Business and Management

Professor Kai Lung HUI

Academic Director, MScFinTech Program

Elman Family Professor of Business

Associate Dean for Research

Deputy Head and Chair Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

Director, Risk Management and Business Intelligence

Program Co-Director, Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management

PhD, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Research interests: Cybercrime economics and policy; privacy; fintech; IT policy; electronic commerce

 

Professor Garvin Percy DIAS

Associate Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

PhD, Fudan University

Research interests: IT auditing, IT governance, Computer networking, FinTech

 

Professor Ekkachai SAENYASIRI

Associate Professor, Department of Finance

PhD, The City University of New York

Research interests: Corporate finance, Investments, International financial markets, Asset pricing

Professor Allen HUANG

Associate Professor, Department of Accounting

PhD, Duke University

Research interests: Capital markets, Earnings management, Earning quality, Executive compensation, Financial analysts, Market efficiency

Professor Entela BENZ-SALIASI

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Finance

PhD, Finance Institute & HEC University of Lausanne

Research interests: Pricing venture capitalist contracts; asset allocation; credit risk pricing

 

School of Engineering

Professor Ning CAI

Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics

PhD, Columbia University

Research interests:  Applied probability, Computational finance, Financial engineering, Numerical transform inversion, Stochastic modeling

Professor Pascale FUNG

Professor, Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering and Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Director, Centre for AI Research (CAiRE)

Fellow, IEEE

Fellow, ISCA
 
PhD, Columbia University

Research interests: Speech recognition; Cross-language information processing; Music information extraction

Professor Daniel PALOMAR

Professor, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Fellow, IEEE

PhD, Technical University of Catalonia

Research interests: Big data, Financial econometrics, Financial risk management, Optimization, Signal processing

School of Science

Professor Kani CHEN

Co-Director, MScFinTech Program

Professor, Department of Mathematics

Program Director, MSc Program in Financial Mathematics

Co-Director, Risk Management and Business Intelligence Program

PhD, Columbia University

Research Interests: Empirical Processes; Financial Statistics; Stochastic Modeling; Survival Analysis

Professor Can YANG

Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics

PhD, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Research Interests: Computer Age Statistical Inference; Data Science with Statistical Machine Learning; Empirical Bayes and Scalable algorithm; Statistical Genetics and Genomics