Education and Certification:
PhD. student in Finance, Virginia Tech (Expected 2022)
MBA in Finance, Sharif University of Technology
B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology
Amin earned a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s of Business Administration with a Finance concentration from the Sharif University of Technology. Amin has experience developing trading algorithms and designing high frequency trading packages while working on the Tehran Stock Exchange. He joined Virginia Tech’s Pamplin College of Business in 2017 to pursue a Ph.D. in Finance. His research interests include market microstructure aspects of investments, including high frequency trading and informational content of market prices. He is currently serving as TA for the undergraduate finance classes, “Fixed Income Securities” and “Banking System”.