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Runhuan Feng, PhD, FSA, CERA
Associate Professor
Director of Actuarial Science
H.P. Petit Professorial Scholar
State Farm Companies Foundation Scholar in Actuarial Science

Contact Info

  • Office: Illini Hall 227A
  • Phone: 217.300.5630
  • Email: rfeng at illinois dot edu

Research Interests

  • Risk analytics
  • Quantitative finance
  • Pension and retirement planning
  • Market innovation in FinTech and InsurTech industries


  • Ph.D.┬áin Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, 2008
  • M.Sc. in Actuarial Mathematics, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, 2005
  • B.Sc. in Statistics, B.Econ. in Insurance, Nankai University, Tianjin, China, 2003

Professional Designation

  • Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA)
  • Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst (CERA)

Editorial Work

  • Associate editor, Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, Springer