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Senior Quantitative Analyst Resume

Desired Industry: Banking/Mortgage SpiderID: 82217
Desired Job Location: Toronto, Ontario Date Posted: 9/27/2019
Type of Position: Full-Time Permanent Availability Date: 10/28/2019
Desired Wage: 140000
U.S. Work Authorization: No
Job Level: Experienced with over 2 years experience Willing to Travel: Yes, 25-50%
Highest Degree Attained: Doctoral Willing to Relocate: Yes

I am an economist working to understand how social and environmental factors affect human's economic decisions and the outcomes. I’m seeking opportunities that will allow me to develop strategies that both grow businesses and boost consumer satisfaction. Specific fields of interest include banking, retail, housing, and hospitality.

Postdoctoral Fellow Sep 2017 - Present
University of Waterloo Waterloo, ON
• Evaluating economic data with discrete choice models to develop governance strategies to support the sustainable management of water resources under climate change in the agricultural regions of Canada
• Designed an online household survey with a complex choice experiment in Qualtrics, and collaborated with government agencies to undertake the survey
• Researched water quality trading markets in North America and conducted a survey on transaction costs
• Synthesized data from an extensive review of literature and government documents, and estimated the economic costs of water pollution in the Great Lakes Basin
• Estimated econometric models to derive Moroccan farmers’ demand for citrus insurance
• Wrote 3 papers for publication and presented findings to stakeholders and in international conferences

Guest Lecture Oct 2017, 2018
University of Waterloo Waterloo, ON
• Guided students to play an interactive online profit maximization game on water resource extraction
• Explained the optimal strategy and how it changes with uncertainty and cooperation
• Reviewed and evaluated 4 cost-benefit analysis studies by the students

Academic Tutor Mar 2015 - Jul 2017
University of Georgia Athens, GA, USA
• Facilitated hour-long interactive tutorials with groups of 1 - 3 undergraduate students from UGA business school on predictive modeling and optimization, and statistical analysis for business
• Instructed 25 students in sampling procedures, hypothesis testing, regression analysis and propensity score matching using Excel
• Provided feedback to students using positive reinforcement techniques to build confidence in students

Graduate Teaching Assistant Aug 2014 - Dec 2015
University of Georgia Athens, GA, USA
• Assisted in teaching undergraduate courses ranging in size from 20 - 90 students
• Delivered lectures, created answer keys, graded exams and weekly quizzes
• Maintained office hours, and proctored monthly and final examinations

Graduate Research Assistant Aug 2013 - Jul 2017
University of Georgia Athens, GA, USA
• Led three projects to estimate the costs of the negative impacts of fossil fuel development (climate change, water and air pollution) in financial, real estate and health care markets
• Collected, organized, and cleaned large cross-sectional and panel equity datasets
• Developed testable economic models and performed sophisticated statistical and econometric analyses (event study, panel data models), including interpreting results and conducting robustness checks
• Drafted 3 papers with one published in the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
• Gave 7 oral presentations of the research findings in diverse settings

Graduate Research Assistant Aug 2011 - Jul 2013
North Dakota State University Fargo, ND, USA
• Participated in and supervised field surveys to collect data on Chinese food consumption
• Cleaned data and estimated econometric (double-hurdle with box-cox transformation) models to analyze the relationship between household income, age composition and dietary expenditure in urban China
• Wrote 2 papers with one published in Food Policy and gave oral presentations in 3 conferences

Graduate Research Assistant Dec 2008 - Jul 2012
Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, China
• Reviewed relevant economics literature on labor migration, land rental market, agricultural cooperatives, agricultural subsidies, agricultural technology dissemination and adoption, and livestock production
• Participated in the design of 3 survey questionnaires and data analysis plans
• Conducted in-country training of data collection teams, coordinated implementation of 5 field surveys, and supervised the quality control of data entry
• Developed theoretical economic models, organized and analyzed data using quantitative research instruments (cross-sectional and panel data, generalized linear model, instrumental variables)
• Led the development and writing of multiple expert reports and 5 publications

Ph.D., Applied Economics, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA Aug 2017
M.S., Applied Economics, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA Jul 2013
M.S., Applied Economics, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China Jul 2012
B.S., Economics & Management, Northwest A&F University, Xi'an, China Jul 2009

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Waterloo

Econometrics and Statistics Programming
Cross-Sectional and Panel Data Modelling Strong Python, STATA, SQL, ArcGIS, Microsoft Office
Categorical Data Modelling Good R, Google Analytics
Predictive Modelling and Optimization Basic SAS, SPSS, Tableau
Logistic Regression Other Skills
Non-Market Valuation Excellent oral communication
Survey and Experimental Design Presentation skills
Data Manipulation and Visualization Interpreting results
Impact Evaluation and Risk Assessments Preparation of reports

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