Dr. Weidong Tian joined the Belk College faculty in 2008 and is currently a professor of finance and distinguished professor of risk management and insurance. Prior to coming to UNC Charlotte, Dr. Tian served as a faculty member at the University of Waterloo and a visiting scholar at the Sloan School of Management at MIT.
His primary research interests are asset pricing, and derivative and risk management. Dr. Tian has published in many academic journals including Review of Financial Studies, Management Science, Finance and Stochastics, Mathematical Finance, and Journal of Risk and Insurance. He also held various positions in financial institutions before joining UNC Charlotte.