Swiss Finance Institute
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Swissquote Chair in Quantitative Finance, and Swiss Finance Institute Professor, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), since Jan 2010, Head of Swiss Finance Institute @ EPFL, since Jan 2011.
Head of Vienna Institute of Finance, and Full Professor (§99), Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics, University of Vienna, Oct 2007 to Dec 2009.
Full Professor, Chair of Financial and Insurance Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Munich, Oct 2004 to Sep 2007.
Visiting Professor, Faculty of Business, University of Technology Sydney, Dec 2006. Scientific Consultant for Solvency Testing and Risk Analysis in Insurance, Swiss Federal Office of Private Insurance (BPV), and Senior Researcher, Department of Mathematics, ETH Zurich, Aug 2003 to Sep 2004.
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering, Princeton University, Feb 2002 to Jun 2003.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Mathematics, ETH Zurich, Jun 2001 to Jan 2002.
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Columbia University, Apr to May 2001.
Visiting Research Fellow, Bendheim Center for Finance, Princeton University, Mar 2001.
Morgan Stanley Visiting Scholar, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, Jan to Feb 2001.
Visiting Scholar, Department of Financial and Actuarial Mathematics, Vienna University of Technology, Nov to Dec 2000.
Teaching Assistant, Department of Mathematics, ETH Zurich, Apr 1995 to Oct 2000.
Teacher for Mathematics and Physics, Kantonsschule St.Gallen, Apr 1992 to Mar 1994.
Quantitative finance; quantitative risk management; kernel methods for machine learning; affine and polynomial processes; stochastic models
Ph.D. in Mathematics, ETH Zurich, Mar 2000
Diploma in Mathematics, ETH Zurich, Apr 1995
Matura (Typus C), Kantonsschule St.Gallen, Jan 1990