Featured Alumni


Jason Adams

M.S. 2011

Career: Design and Development, BBVA Compass, 2011-present


Ali Al-Sharadqah

Ph.D. 2011

Career: Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Mississippi; Reserach Fellow at Okayama University, Japan (Summer 2012); Assistant Professor at East Carolina University


Jeff Baker

Ph.D. 2007

Career: Software Engineer Consultant, McCall Technology (Atlanta, GA); Software Engineer, Electronic Healthcare Systems, Inc. (Birmingham, AL); Portfolio Analyst, Southern Company


Matthew Bledsoe

M.S. 2009; Ph.D. 2013

Career: Various positions at Regions Bank ending with SVP, Manager in Market & Liquidity Risk Management, 2012-2018. Currently, SVP, Director of Credit Risk Models at IBERIABANK


Mandar Kulkarni

Ph.D. 2009

Career: CGGVeritas


Young-Ran Lee

Ph.D. 2004

Career: J. L. Doob Research Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Research Assistant Professor, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology; Assistant Professor, Sogang University, Seoul, South Korea


Hui Ma

M.S. 2012

Career: Assistant Professor, Black Hills State University


Evan Mince

M.S. 2016

Career: Staff Scientist, Navigation Technology Associates, Inc., contract with U.S. Army AMRDEC


Stephen Odaibo

B.S. 2001; M.S. 2002

Career: Residency in Ophthalmology at Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC; Fellowship in Medical Retina, University of Michigan; Retina Specialist, Medical Associates Clinic in Dubuque, Iowa


Elizabeth Scribner

Ph.D. 2017

Career: Model Validation Analyst at Regions Bank, Birmingham, AL


Jeanine Sedjro

M.S. 2006

Career: Research Statistician, Cardiovascular Institute of New Jersey at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School


Debbie Jo Severin

M.S. 1983

Career: Marketing Analyst, BellSouth Communications; Director Marketing, Pacific Bell Video Services; Vice-President Marketing, Covad Communications, Inc.; Chief Marketing Officer, 8x8, Inc.


Bob Sims

Ph.D. 2001

Career: Associate Professor, University of Arizona


Eric Teoh

B.S. 2002; M.S. 2003

Career: Scientist, Northrop Grumman contract with Defense Threat Reduction Agency; Statistician, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety


Steven Underwood

Ph.D. 1995

Career: Cowan, Liebowitz, & Latman P.C.; Morgan, Lewis, and Bockius LLP; Pennie & Edmonds LLP


Hayley White

Fast Track 2002

Career: Private practice, Huntsville, AL


Chad Wilson

B.S. 2001; M.S. 2002

Career: Second Vice President and Actuary at Travelers Insurance, Hartford, CT


Hongkun Zhang

Ph.D. 2005

Career: Associate Professor, University of Massachusetts; Postdoc, Northwestern University; Associate Professor, North China Electric Power University