Experience

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Mathematics, New York University, Sept 2018 - present

  • Adjunct Professor, New York University, Sept 2014 - Aug 2018

  • Data Science Consultant, Maiden Reinsurance North America, June - Aug 2016 and June - Aug 2017

  • Acting Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Mathematics Tandon School of Engineering NYU, Aug 2016 - Aug 2017

  • Math Workshop Coordinator, Department of Mathematics Tandon School of Engineering NYU, Sept 2013 - Dec 2015

Teaching

Clinical Assistant Professor, NYU, Fall 2018 - present

  • MATH-UA 140 Linear Algebra, Spring 2019
  • MATH-UA 0122 Calculus 2, Fall 2018
  • CORE-UA 0105 Elementary Statistics, Fall 2018, Spring 2019

Adjunct Instructor, NYU, Fall 2014 - Summer 2018

  • MA-UY 2224 Data Analysis, Summer 2018
  • MA-UY 2054 Applied Business Data Analysis I, Spring 2018
  • MA-UY 914 Precalculus for Engineers, Fall 2017
  • MA-UY 2414 Basic Practice of Statistics for Social Science, Spring 2016
  • MA-UY 914 Precalculus for Engineers, Fall 2015
  • MA-UY 2414 Basic Practice of Statistics for Social Science, Spring 2015
  • MA-UY 914 Precalculus for Engineers, Fall 2014

Focused Recitation/Math Workshop Instructor, NYU, Fall 2014 - present

  • Subjects: Calculus I, Calculus II, Data Analysis, Linear Algebra & Differential Equation, Introduction to Probability


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Student Advising

Vaisnav Gajaraj: NYU Mathematics and Computer Science Class of 2021, interested in machine learning and information theory. resume: PDF

Projects

📝 📝 (The Project Section is under construction)

A Portfolio Optimization Problem -- Markowitz Mean Variance Method

Jun 22 2016, a presentation at NYC Data Science Academy

A Predictive Model for Freshmen Math Placement Exam

Model includes covariates of students’ demographic data, standardized exam test scores, high school performance. Codes were written in R with an interactive interface App. Due to FERPA sensitive information, please email for details.

Resume

Feel free to email me for the latest version

Contact

  • shizhu.liu@courant.nyu.edu
  • Wechat: shizhu0506
  • Warren Weaver Hall (WWH), Office 720, 251 Mercer St, New York NY 10012
  • Spring 2019 Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 5pm to 6pm, or by appointment https://shizhuliu.youcanbook.me