UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)

Dr Yating Li

Dr Yating Li

Lecturer (Teaching)



Joined UCL
1st Sep 2017

Research summary

I am a finance researcher with interest in risk analysis and statistical modelling. My recent research focus on the excess return study in currency market with portfolio approach. I worked with asset pricing model, factor pricing models, trading strategy development and portfolio analysis.

Teaching summary

SEESGS15: Quantitative Methods

SEESGS46: Advanced Quantitative Methods

SESS2010: Applied Econometrics

I was nominated for the UCL Student Choice Awards in 2018 in three categories: Exceptional Feedback; Excellent Personal Tutoring and Inspiring Teaching Delivery. 


I joined SSEES as a teaching Fellow in Econometrics.

Previously, I was a research assistant at the University of Glasgow. I taught econometrics tutorials in University of Glasgow and was rewarded as the best tutor of the academic year. I have a BSc in Information System from Northeastern University (China), a MSc in Parallel Computing from University of Edinburgh, and a PhD in Quantitative Finance from University of Glasgow.