For current MFE student who wants to do a Master thesis with me in the last two semesters, please select FE 900 and note that the Master Thesis takes two semesters to complete and is worth six credits. Feel free to contact me at zcui6[at]stevens[dot]edu

I am interested in studying the systemic risk and contagion of financial systems, optimal investment/consumption problems and optimization in simulation. Please refer to Research for more information and relevant literature. You may also read my Publications for other interesting topics. If you have some implementable research ideas related to systemic risk or ideas related to my previous research, feel free to contact me at zcui6[at]stevens[dot]edu 

My research interests are in Financial Engineering, Monte Carlo simulation and Financial Systemic Risk. Please refer to  my Research and Publications.

I graduated with a Ph.D. in Statistics from the University of Waterloo under the supervision of Carole Bernard and Don McLeish.  Ph.D. Thesis