Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering Department, KAIST
Woo Chang Kim is associate professor in the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department at the Korea Advanced
Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and Head of KAIST Center for Wealth Management Technologies.
He serves on the editorial boards for several journals, including Quantitative Finance, Journal of Portfolio Management,
Optimization and Engineering, and Quantitative Finance Letters. He is an expert on financial optimization
and portfolio management, and has published many papers in leading academic and practitioner journals in the related fields
as well as a textbook on robust portfolio management.
He is a member of voting rights committee for Korea's National Pension System and an advisor for Samsung Asset
Management. He was a visiting professor in Department of Economics and Finance at LUISS Guido Carli in Rome in 2014,
a visiting fellow in Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering at Princeton University in 2013-2014,
and a guest researcher for Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics at University of Bonn in 2013.
He has earned doctoral degree from Princeton University's Operations Research and Financial Engineering Department,
and master's and bachelor's from Industrial Engineering at Seoul National University.