Associate Professor, Decision, Risk and Operations, Columbia Business School
Ciamac C. Moallemi is an associate professor in the Decision, Risk and Operations Division of the Graduate School of Business at Columbia University, where he has been since 2007. He received SB degrees in electrical engineering and computer science and in mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1996. He studied at the University of Cambridge, where he earned a Certificate of Advanced Study in mathematics, with distinction, in 1997. He also received a PhD in electrical engineering from Stanford University in 2007.
Prior to his doctoral studies, he developed quantitative methods in a number of entrepreneurial ventures: as a partner in a $200 million fixed-income arbitrage hedge fund, as the director of scientific computing at an early-stage drug discovery start-up and as the founder of a computer security software start-up. He is an associate editor of Operations Research and a member of the IEEE and of INFORMS. Ciamac received a British Marshall Scholarship in 1996 and a Benchmark Stanford Graduate Fellowship in 2003.