Janko Hernández

Division of Business Administration and Accounting
Department of Business Administration

Janko Hernández

Full time professor
National Researcher (Level I)

Professor and full-time researcher at ITAM. He has a Bachelor degree in Mathematics and a Master degree in Statistics, both from the University of Havana. He also obtained a Ph.D. in Financial Mathematics from the University of Toronto, and attended a post-doctoral program in Finance at the University of Tulane.

He has taught courses in Calculus and Enterprise Risk Management at the University of Toronto. At ITAM he has taught several courses at the Business Administration and the Financial Strategy undergraduate programs, in addition to the Master in Finance and Master in Risk Management programs. Among these courses are Finance III, Markets and Financial Institutions, Financial Models II, Derivative Instruments, Fixed Income Investments and Continuous Time Finance.

He has published articles in the areas of Finance, Statistics and Mathematics, and presented his research results in several international conferences. He has also supervised several bachelor's and master's theses in the areas of Finance, Risk Management, and Applied Mathematics. He was a visiting researcher at the Faculty of Commerce and Tourism at the Complutense University of Madrid.

Academic Studies

BS in Mathematics, Universidad de la Habana, Cuba
MS Statistics, Universidad de la Habana, Cuba
PhD in Financial Mathematics, Universidad de Toronto, Canada


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Topics of Interest

  • Statistics
  • Probability Theory
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Finance

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