Jackie3_small Assistant Professor (2013-2014; No Longer with UIUC Starting Fall, 2014)
Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering (ISE), and
Master of Science in Financial Engineering (MSFE; Jointly with the Business School)
University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801
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Jackie Shen earned a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from MIT in 1998 (with Gil Strang), and a B.S. degree in Mathematics from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 1994. He had been a CAM Assistant Professor in Applied Mathematics at UCLA from 1998 to 2000 (with Tony Chan and Stan Osher), and an Assistant Professor in Applied Mathematics at Minnesota from 2000 to 2007.     Between 2007 and 2013, he had been working on Wall Street on the quantitative and technological solutions to trading, costs, and risks, mainly for the businesses of Equities Algorithmic Trading and Optimal Portfolio Construction, Liquidation, and Hedging. He had been a Vice President at both J.P. Morgan and Barclays Capital before joining UIUC in August, 2013. His research interest is primarily in Financial Engineering (as inspired by the Wall Street career), Multi-Agent Flocking Systems, and the fascinating sciences of Imaging, Vision, Information, and Intelligence.