Academic Profile : Faculty

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Assoc Prof Shinichi Kamiya
Associate Professor, College of Business (Nanyang Business School) - Division of Banking & Finance
Deputy Director, Insurance Risk and Finance Research Centre (IRFRC)
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Dr. Shinichi Kamiya is currently an associate professor in the Division of Banking and Finance at Nanyang Business School (NBS) at Nanyang Technological University. Dr. Kamiya received his Ph.D. degree in Risk and Insurance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2010 and his Master degree in Applied Mathematics from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2003. Before starting his Ph.D study, Dr. Kamiya taught actuarial courses including Probability and Loss Model at Keio University and Tohoku University in Japan. His research papers appear in Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Risk and Insurance, North American Actuarial Journal, and Insurance: Mathematics and Economics. His current research topics include reputation, catastrophe risk management, and corporate risk management.
demand for catastrophe insurance and corporate risk taking and risk management
  • Start-Up Grant
•The Nanyang Business School Research Excellence Award, Nanyang Business School, 2020
•European Financial Management Readers’ Choice Best Paper Award (Volume 25, 2019) for “The Face of Risk: CEO Facial Masculinity and Firm Risk”
•The Early Career Scholarly Achievement Award, The Japanese Association of Risk, Insurance and Pensions, 2017
Courses Taught
BA2201 Actuarial Economics
BA2202 Mathematics of Finance
BR2208 Foundation of Risk Management