Tian (Eric) Dong
PhD Student

Tian (Eric) Dong

Faculty of Business
School of Risk and Actuarial Studies

Tian (Eric) Dong is a PhD student in the School of Risk and Actuarial at the UNSW Business School. He completed his undergraduate studies in actuarial science at the University of Melbourne, where he achieved Honours Class 1 for his Honours degree in actuarial science. Eric's research focuses on developing novel deep learning models for actuarial applications, specifically, he is currently working on developing uncertainty-aware neural networks that can achieve uncertainty quantification for decision-making purposes. In addition to his research, Eric is passionate about teaching and has been tutoring since 2021. He hopes his strong academic background and enthusiasm for his field can make him an excellent mentor for aspiring and future actuaries.

  • PhD in Risk and Actuarial (in progress), UNSW
  • Honours in Actuarial Science (2021), University of Melbourne
  • Bachelor in Actuarial Science (2020), University of Melbourne
  • Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship (RTP)
  • UNSW Business School Supplementary Scholarship
  • Honours Class 1 2021, Actuarial Science, University of Melbourne
  • Business School Dean's Award 2020, University of Melbourne