Research Group

The group of Joël Wagner contributes to the research and teaching activities of the Department of Actuarial Science and HEC Lausanne in the field of insurance. A broad range of topics from both theoretical and practical viewpoints are in the scope of research.

Current members

wagner Joël Wagner
Full Professor
Thibaud Deruelle
SNSF Senior Researcher
Veronika Kalouguina
SNSF Doctoral Student
Graduate Assistant
Aleksandr Shemendyuk
Doctoral Student
Graduate Assistant
Andrey Ugarte
Doctoral Student
Graduate Assistant
Breuer Anja Breuer
Doctoral Student
Yashka Huggenberger
Doctoral Student
Raphael Iten
Doctoral Student
Laura Iveth Aburto Barrera
Student Assistant
Vanessa Carrard
Student Assistant
Visitors none at the moment

Former members and visitors

Doctoral Students, Graduate Assistants and Senior Researchers
  • Charbel Mirza, Doctoral Student, Aug. 2015 – July 2019, now @ Euler Hermes [LinkedIn]
  • Philipp Müller, Doctoral Student and Graduate Assistant, Aug. 2014 – July 2018, now @ Swiss Re [LinkedIn]
  • Michel Fuino, Doctoral Student, Graduate Assistant and Senior Researcher, Oct. 2015 – Aug. 2020, now @ Retraites Populaires [LinkedIn]
  • Liselotte Maichel, Doctoral Student, – Jan. 2020, now @ The Boston Consulting Group {LinkedIn}
  • Guillem Montoliu Montes, SNSF Doctoral Student, Aug. 2016 – November 2020 [LinkedIn]
  • Iegor Rudnytskyi, Doctoral Student and Graduate Assistant, Aug. 2015 – July 2019, now @ UNIL & EPFL Extension School [LinkedIn]
  • Yves Staudt, Doctoral Student and Graduate Assistant, May 2015 – August 2019, now @ Fachhochschule Graubünden [LinkedIn]
  • Philipp Trein, Senior Researcher, March 2019 – July 2020, now @ Université de Genève [LinkedIn]
Student Assistants
  • Malek Azzouz, Student Assistant, Feb. 2017 – Aug. 2017 [LinkedIn]
  • Mathieu Brusatin, Student Assistant, Aug. 2018 – Dec. 2018 [LinkedIn]
  • Vanessa Carrard, Student Assistant, Feb. 2019 – July 2019, Feb. 2020 – June 2020, Feb. 2021 – June 2021, Mar. 2022 – June 2022 [LinkedIn]
  • Léo Ferrari, Student Assistant, Feb. 2018 – July 2018, Feb. 2019 – July 2019 [LinkedIn]
  • Frédérique Hansen, Student Assistant, Feb. 2017 – Dec. 2017 [LinkedIn]
  • Eliot Jean, Student Assistant, Aug. 2016 – Aug. 2017 [LinkedIn]
  • Nicolas Lisita, Student Assistant, Dec. 2014 – May 2015 [LinkedIn]
  • Marielle Margue, Student Assistant, Feb. 2018 – July 2018 [LinkedIn]
  • Valentin Muller, Student Assistant, Feb. 2016 – June 2016 [LinkedIn]
  • Loïc Simonet, Student Assistant, Feb. 2016 – Jan. 2017 [LinkedIn]
  • Maria Elisa Vega Paez, Student Assistant, Aug. 2014 – Dec. 2014 [LinkedIn]
Visitors
  • Maj-Britt Nordfang, Univ. of Copenhagen (DK), Visiting PhD Student, Feb. 2015 – May 2015 & Sept. 2015 [LinkedIn]
  • Laura Aburto, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (MX), Visiting Master Student, Aug. 2018 – Oct. 2018 [LinkedIn]
  • Federica Botticelli, Univ. “La Sapienza” of Rome (I), Visiting Master Student, June 2015 – Aug. 2015 [LinkedIn]
  • Soyoung Lim, Sung Kyun Kwan University (KR), Visiting PhD Student, Nov. 2019 – March 2020
  • Rene Rosenberger, Technische Universität Graz (A), Visiting Master Student, Oct. 2015 – Dec. 2015 [LinkedIn]

Acknowledgements

The research group gratefully acknowledges the financial support obtained from the Swiss National Science Foundation (2015 – 2022, link) and the Swiss Insurance Association (2015 – 2020).