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Alumni

PhD Alumni of the Graduate Program
YearNameAdvisorLast known employment
2021Belmiro GaroIosevich Defending Ph.D. in July 2021 and will then take a visiting assistant professor position at Colgate University.
Bai LinGeba  Defending Ph.D. in May 2021 and will then take a postdoc position in China (still deciding on institute)
Alex McDonaldIosevich Defending Ph.D. in May, 2021 and will then take a postdoc   at Ohio State University.
Jonathan PassantIosevich Heilbronn Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of   Bristol, United Kingdom.

Brianna Vick

Iosevich

 Defending Ph.D. in July 2021 and will then take a tenure-   track position at Clayton State University.

Semin Yoo

Pakianathan

 4 year postdoc at the Korea Institute for Advanced Study.

2020Nikolaus Chatzikonstantinou

Iosevich and Mkrtchyan

 Postdoc at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, Japan.
Fatma Cicek

Gonek

Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar.
Erin Crossen

Pakianathan and Mkrtchyan

Niagara University.
Shouman Das

Cohen

Goldman Sachs.

Keping Huang

Tucker

 Postdoc at Michigan State University.

Jacob Lichtinger

Pakianathan

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
Robert Magnus

Kleene

Completed Ph.D. in August 2020. Plans TBA.
Jun-Wen Peng

Tucker

Completed Ph.D. in April 2020. Planning postdoctoral position in Taiwan.
Martin Snow

Haessig

Completed Ph.D. in June 2020. Plans TBA.
Evan Witz

Geba

Analytical Consultant, Parker Avery Group.
2019Philipp BirklbauerIosevichSoftware Engineer at SpotHero, Chicago.

George Grell

Tucker

Actuarial Analyst at Humana, Louisville, Kentucky.

Murat GunerKleeneAssistant Graduate Program Director for Data Science, Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, U. Maryland, Baltimore County.
Clayton LungstrumGonekVirginia Tech.
Qibin ShenThakurCompleted Ph.D. in September. First job TBA.
Ugur YigitRavenelInstructor at Istanbul Medeniyet University, Turkey.
Qiaofeng ZhuCohenLecturer at University of Massachusetts, Boston. 
2018

Yesim Demiroglu-Karabulut

Pakianathan and D. Covert (U. Missouri-St.Louis)

Hearst Instructor in Mathematics at Caltech.

Scott KirilaGonek

3 year Postdoc at University of Exeter, United Kingdom.

Yexin QuRavenel

Ph.D. program in Linguistics at Cornell.

Shuhui ShiThakur

Texas A&M, College Station.

Mingcong ZengRavenel

Utrecht University, Netherlands.

Yan Zou

RavenelCitibank, Assistant Vice President in Model Risk Management.
2017Siegfred BaluyotGonek

 Postdoc at the American Institute of Mathematics

Fan GeGonek

 Assistant Professor at College of William and Mary

Kevin LinMueller

 Data Scientist at Upstart

Bochen LiuIosevich

 Postdoc at Chinese University of Hong Kong

2016Dillon EthierIosevichPrognos Inc.
Vyacheslav Kiria-KaiserbergMuellerPrognos Inc.
Malcolm KotokHaessigNational Security Agency
Brendan MurphyIosevich and PakianathanPostdoc at Heilbronn Institute at University of Bristol, UK
Patrick PapadopulosCohen and PakianathanSenior programmer at New Era Technology Inc.
Denitza StraubGreenleafRochester Institute of Technology

2015

Mike BennettIosevich and PakianathanVisiting Professor at St. Thomas Aquinas College
Jamie JuulTuckerAssistant Professor at Colorado State University
Meg WaltersStarrData Scientist at Allstate Insurance
2014Esen AksoyIosevich and PakianathanPostdoc at Middle East Technical University, Ankara
Ali Al-RaisiCohenSultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman.
Matthew CreekGeba3 year Postdoc at University of Chicago.
Zhuang HouMuellerPrognos Inc
2013Chad GrattonTuckerFinancial analyst
Don LarsonRavenelAssistant Professor at The Catholic University of America
Steve LesterGonekLecturer at King's College, London, UK.
Mentor StafaCohenProfessor of Practice, Tulane University
Xiang ZhangGebaFixed-Income and Derivatives Researcher at RationalStone Investment, China
Yan ZengMuellerData scientist at Didi Chuxing
2012Hyunjoo ChoSalurNational Taiwan University
Alejandro GomezMuellerSenior market risk model validator, ING (Amsterdam)
Daniel da SilvaGebaAssistant Professor at Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan
Krystal TaylorIosevichAssistant Professor at The Ohio State University
Adam TowsleyTuckerLecturer at Rochester Institute of Technology
2011Suresh EswarathasanGreenleafAssistant Professor at Dalhousie University, Canada
Kalyani MadhuTuckerAssistant Director of Undergraduate Studies, University of Rochester
A. J. ToddSalurAssistant Professor at University of South Alabama
2010Jonathan LopezCohenAssistant Professor, Canisius College
2009Joel DreibelbisTuckerSenior Lecturer, Rochester Institute of Technology
Tao JinCohenAssistant Professor of Finance, PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University, CHINA.
Sun QiangCohenResearch Associate, Aetna Health
Vijay SookdeoTuckerAssociate Professor at The Catholic University of America
Justin SukiennikTuckerDirector of the Pre-Calculus Program, University of Wisconsin, Madison.
2008Huibin LiMuellerApplied Math Department, Central University of Finance and Economics, China
Ji BianGonek
Haijun HuangMueller

Director, Department of Statistics and Finance, Guangxi University of Science and Technology

Micah MilinovichGonekAssociate Professor, University of Mississippi
Emanuel Palsu-AndriescuGreenleafMonmouth University
Andrew SalchRavenelAssociate Professor, Wayne State University
2007Lei LiangMueller40|86 Advisors
Naiji LuMuellerProfessor, School of Management, Harbin Institute of Technology
Heng XueMuellerEssent Guaranty
Rui HuGreenleafDirector, Quantitative Finance Manager, Bank of America
Sung Eun KimGreenleafAssociate Professor, Judson University
Zhixin WuMuellerAssociate Professor, DePauw University
Xi ZhaoMuellerNovartis Pharmaceutical
2006Rui ChenMuellerAmazon
Bin FangMuellerMass Mutual Financial
2004Raluca FeleaGreenleafProfessor, Rochester Institute of Technology
Wan TangGreenleafClinical Associate Professor, Tulane University
Xing QiuCranstonAssistant Professor, UR Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology
Yilian ZhangNachmanAssociate Professor, Univ. of South Carolina at Aiken
2003Zokhrab MoustafaevGageAssociate Professor, Univ. of Houston, Clear Lake
Maria VoloshinaCohenProfessor, California State University, Fresno
2001Matt CoppenbargerLavineAssociate Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology
Alexander KasiukovLubkinAssociate Prof, Suffolk Community College
2000Takeshi SatoCohen
Vivekananda SondhiGonekCommerzbank Securities, London
1999Eva CulakovaHarperResearch Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Rochester.
Yi LiuLiSoftware Engineer, Optical Gaging Products
Tiantang PengLubkinUnited Health Group, Minneapolis
1998Tianpei HuangCranstonDeceased
Nga Wai LiuGuestAsst. Prof, Hang Seng Management College, CHINA
Celine LossaNeisendorferProject Analyst, Programming Planning Professionals
Boon-Wee OngGuestAsst. Prof, Penn State Erie
Kung-Kuen TseGitlerAsst. Prof, Kean University
Qingji YangCranstonArthur Anderson Corp.
1997Cristian CobeliGonekResearcher, Romanian Acadamy of Science
Shieh-Shun FuGreenleafAsst. Prof, Chung-Yu College of Business Admin, Taiwan
Jose GaggeroGonekFaculty, Catholic University, Santiago, Chile
Jung-Soon HyunLavineAsst. Prof, Kyung-pook National University, Korea
Lianfang LiuNachmanMinneapolis Community College
Jeffrey WangCohenSystems Analyst, IBM
Miguel XicotencatlCohenAsst. Prof, Centro de Investigacion, Mexico City
1996Nora FranzovaMuellerAssistant Professor, Langara College
Alina StancuGageAssociate Professor, Concordia University, Montreal
Qun XieGuestSystem Analyst, Associate Customhouse Brokers
1995Hezhou TuNachmanProgrammer
Jie WuCohenNational University of Singapore
Seonhee YoonGitlerAsst. Prof, Korea
1994Cheri BoydPizerProfessor, Nazareth College
Chien-Hung ChangCranstonAsst. Prof, The Providence University, Taiwan
Jesus GonzalezGitlerAsst. Prof, Centro de Investigacion, Mexico City
Changmei LiuNachman
Binhua MaoRavenel
Margaret MorrowWattsAssociate Prof, SUNY Plattsburgh
Songjie RenJochnowitz
Yingzhong WenGage
1993Octavian CorneaNeisendorferProfessor, University of Montreal
Ricardo FajardoMueller
Ran LeviCohenProfessor, University of Aberdeen
Yong-Jia MaGreenleaf
Dai TamakiCohenProfessor, Shinshu University, Japan
1992Younggi ChoiRavenelProfessor, National Seoul University, South Korea
Chy-Bong ChungMuellerProfessor, SoonChunHyang University, Korea
In-Suk KimLavineWon Kwang University, Korea
Janice L. PearceNeisendorferProfessor, Berea College
1991Andreas ArvanitoyeorgosGuestUniversity of Patras, Department of Mathematics, GR-26500, Patras, Greece
Jeff OaksGageUniversity of Indianapolis
Gabriela SanchisMuellerProfessor, Elizabethtown College
Paul SilberbushNeisendorferActuary, Guy Carpenter and Co., New York
Shiu-chun WongCohenZechiang University, Hangchou. Email: scwong@math.zju.edu.cn
1990Jose BarrionuevoGreenleaf
Professor, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Francisco MarhuendaGreenleaf
Professor of Economics, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain. 
1989Sam NorthshieldMuellerProfessor, SUNY Plattsburgh
1988Li LiuMuellerAssociate Professor, Tunghai University, Taiwan
James ConklinCranstonAssociate Professor, Ithaca College
Min-Jei HuangLavineNational Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Xin ZhouNachmanProfessor, Duke University; SIAM Polya Prize, 1998.
1987Young Doo ChaiGageSungkyunkwan University, Seoul Korea
Young-Hwa HaGreenleaf
Marie Anna MaierHarper
1984Cesar SilvaD. StoneProfessor, Williams College; Fellow of the AMS.
1981Claudio FernandezLavineCatholic University of Chile
Kenneth Edwin HowellWatts
1977Daciberg GoncalvesHarperProfessor, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
Frederico XavierLavineNotre Dame
1973Laura WeissHarper
 Gerald LiebermanHarper

Graduates from earlier years may be found using the Mathematics Genealogy Project, from which some of this data was compiled.