Liam Welsh

PhD Student


Fields of Study

Areas of Interest

  • Mathematical Finance
  • Climate Finance
  • Stochastic Control
  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Numerical Methods
  • High-Dimensional Statistics


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.


Administrative Service

President of the Statistics Graduate Student Union, 2022 - 2023.