Liam Welsh

PhD Student


Fields of Study

Areas of Interest

  • Mathematical Finance
  • Renewable Energy
  • Portfolio Optimization
  • Statistical Machine Learning
  • Numerical Methods


Liam is a PhD candidate in mathematical finance, with a Master's degree in mathematical finance from the U of A and an Honours in mathematics and Minor in computer science from UBC. His interests lie in the field of mathematical finance, and include energy modelling, mean-field games, portfolio optimization, and machine learning. In his spare time, Liam enjoys snowshoeing, reading, and going for long walks around the city to discover fun cafes, restaurants, and shops.


  • Doctoral Recruitment Award.


Administrative Service

President of the Statistics Graduate Student Union.