Tianhui "Michael" Li

Hertz Fellow: Tianhui "Michael" Li

Princeton University

Area of Study

Applied Mathematics

Fellowship Years

2007 - 2012

Michael Li, PhD, is the founder of The Data Incubator, an education startup training STEM PhDs to be data scientists and quants. He has worked at Foursquare, Google, A16Z, NASA, JPMorgan, and D.E. Shaw. He is a Hertz, NSF, and Marshall Scholar and is an alumnus of Princeton and Cambridge. Michael founded a student-run conference in quant trading that features leading industry figures and raises money for educational non-profits like America Needs You.


2012 - Dynamic Programming and Trade Execution