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Hairui Zhang, PhD
Hairui zhang phd

Hairui Zhang, PhD

Function Academic director Master in Finance


  • Term structure modeling
  • Econometrics
  • Risk management
  • Corporate finance
  • Financial modeling

Started as a former Master of Finance student, and later on a Ph.D. student in applied economics, Hairui Zhang has gained more than 9 years of experience in teaching and research. In 2019 he became the academic director of the Master in Finance. Currently he teaches several courses at Antwerp Management School and the course Asset Pricing at Universite Saint-Louis in Brussels. He also teaches the programming language R for financial applications and statistics combining on-campus and online sessions.

His main research domain is interest rate modeling, including yield curve forecasting and interest rate contingent claims pricing. He is also interested in risk management, corporate finance, and financial modeling in MATLAB and Excel.