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Stevens Somayeh Moazeni
Assistant Professor

Stevens Institute of Technology
School of Business

Babbio Center
1 Castle Point Terrace on Hudson
Hoboken, NJ 07030, USA

Tel: (201) 216-8723
smoazeni@stevens.edu
personal.stevens.edu/~smoazeni/
Research Interests:
  • Continuous Optimization
  • Stochastic Dynamic Optimization
  • Stochastic Optimal Control
  • Algorithmic Machine Learning
  • Data Analytics
  • Algorithmic Trading
  • Computational Finance
  • Energy Finance


  • Education:

  • PhD in Computer Science (Sept. 2006 - Oct. 2011): School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Canada.
  • Certificate in University Teaching (Sept. 2010): Centre for Teaching Excellence, University of Waterloo, Canada.
  • MMath in Combinatorics and Optimization (May 2005 - Sept. 2006): Department of Combinatorics and Optimization, University of Waterloo, Canada.


  • Academic Appointments:

  • Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) (Jan. 2017 present): School of Business, Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ, USA.
  • Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) (Aug. 2014 Jan. 2017): School of Systems and Enterprises, Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ, USA.
  • Visiting Scholar (May 2014 Aug. 2014): Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, CA, USA.
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate (Apr. 2012 Apr. 2014): Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering, Princeton University, NJ, USA.


  • Industry Experience:

  • Senior Risk Analyst (Jun. 2011 Mar. 2012): Quantitative Analysis Group, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Financial Group, Toronto, Canada.
  • Risk Analyst (May 2010 Aug. 2010): Quantitative Analysis Group, Bank of Montreal (BMO) Financial Group, Toronto, Canada.


  • Professional Affiliations:

  • Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
  • Canadian Operational Research Society (CORS)
  • Mathematical Optimization Society (MOS)
  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
  • The Bachelier Finance Society
  • American Finance Association (AFA)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Marketing EDGE Professors' Academy (2016)