Ying Becker, PhD
Assistant Professor-Practice

Phone: 617-973-5365
Fax: 617-994-4260
Email: ybecker@suffolk.edu
Office: Sargent Hall, Room 5628

Areas of Expertise

  • Global Investments
  • Asset and Risk Management
  • Quantitative Finance and Application
  • Portfolio Optimization and Management

Professional Experience

Ying Becker has extensive research and leadership experience in the creation and application of investment strategies for asset management. Previously, she served as a managing director at State Street Global Advisors, where she built and directed a quantitative research team to develop active equity selection models for American and Global equities for multi-billion assets under management.


PhD, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
MSF, Brandeis University
MS, BS, Tsinghua University, China

Intellectual Contributions

Ying Becker's Intellectual Contributions (pdf)