Paola Cerchiello

Sr. Assistant Professor, University of Pavia

Paola Cerchiello is Senior Assistant Professor of Statistics (tenure track) at the Department of Economics and Management of the University of Pavia. She got BS in Economics at the University of Pavia in 2002 (degree with Honors), Degree IUSS (Scuola Universitaria Superiore Pavia) in 2002 and PhD in Statistics, University Milan-Bicocca, 2006. She teaches Statistics and Big Data Analysis in Master Degree in International Business and Management (MIBE) at Unipv, she also teaches Data Science in II level master Madas of Collegio Carlo Alberto-University of Turin. Senior Data Scientist at Data Science Lab in Economics and Finance where she carries out research and consulting projects,for leading institutions such as the European Union,the Italian Ministry of Research, Cariplo Foundation, the Italian Banking Association, Intesa San Paolo, Mediolanum, Credito Valtellinese, Istituto Credito Sportivo, KPMG, Mediaset, SAS Institute, Sky. She is member of research groups on Big Data at the Bank of Italy and at the Deutche Bundesbank. Her research activity is mainly devoted to the study of statistical models for unstructured and complex data in economics and finance. From an applied viewpoint, she focuses on text data analysis, systemic risk and reputational risk, sentiment analysis and deep learning. She has published around 40 papers in scientific international journals, 10 in A-level journals and has an H-index of 7 (calculated by Google scholar).