Azam joined the PhD program (Finance) at DeGroote in September 2013. Her primary research interests are in the areas of Time-series Econometrics and Empirical Finance.
Supervisor: John Maheu
A. Shamsi, M. Modarres, and A. Tajbakhsh. Using Worst-Case Conditional Value at Risk to Robust Multi Period Portfolio Optimization. Presented in 6th International Industrial Engineering Conference, Iran, 2009.
A. Tajbakhsh, K. Eshghi, and A. Shamsi. A Hybrid PSO-SA Algorithm for the Traveling Tournament Problem. European Journal of Industrial Engineering, Volume 6 – Issue 1, 2012, pp. 2-25.
Tajbakhsh and A. Shamsi: “Calculus Handbook for Industrial Engineering Students“, Arshad Press, 2009.
As a research assistant, Azam had been involved in an extensive variety of research at Niroo Research Institute, Iran’s Energy Ministry, for three years. She was also a member of Strategic Management team of the institute during this period.