Carnegie Mellon University

Shizi Liu

Shizi (Millie) Liu

Class of 2023


Millie graduated from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a double major in Mathematics of Computation and Economics in 2021. She also held a minor in Statistics. She conducted multiple types of research at school and succeeded in sharpening her quantitative skills as well as developing the ability to work independently. After interning in several roles such as data scientists and business analysts, she later found out her interest in quantitative finance while working as a quantitative researcher intern at a firm doing systematic trading in Cryptocurrencies. Millie joined the MSCF program to pursue her interest in quantitative trading and learn more about how to apply her technical skills in financial data. Upon completion of her MSCF degree, Millie intends to pursue a career in quantitative trading or quantitative research.