Former Member

Prof. Dr. Hansjörg Albrecher

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Group Leader Financial Mathematics

Short Curriculum Vitae

  • Born on, Sept. 27, 1974, Austria
  • B.Sc. in Astronomy, Karl-Franzens-University Graz, July 1997
  • Studies at the University of Limerick (Ireland), September 1996 to January 1997
  • Studies at the Johns-Hopkins-University in Baltimore (USA), February 1997 to June 1997
  • Diploma in Technical Mathematics, Graz University of Technology, February 1999
  • Ph.D. in Technical Mathematics, Graz University of Technology, September 2001
  • Habilitation (Venia Docendi) in Applied Mathematics, Graz University of Technology, March 2005
  • Gauss-Prize of the German Association of Actuaries, 2005
Former and Current Positions:
  • Group Leader of the research group "Financial Mathematics" at the RICAM
  • Project Leader of the FWF project ”Mathematical Models for Insurance Risk”
  • Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Aarhus (Denmark), April 2005 to September 2005
  • Universitätsdozent, Department of Mathematics B, Graz University of Technology, since March 2005
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Mathematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium), September 2003 to September 2004
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics B, Graz University of Technology, November 2001 to February 2005
  • RICAM, Linz, Group Leader Financial Mathematics, 01.10.2005-14.04.2009
  • 04 2009: University of Lausanne

Research Interests

  • Risk Theory, Mathematical Finance, Actuarial Mathematics, Stochastic Simulation, Combinatorial Optimization