Xuesong You joined doctoral program at the Fox School of Business in the risk management & insurance concentration in 2016, hoping to break boundaries of his beliefs about how things should be. Ever since, he has been constantly inspired by how research helps reveal different aspects of the insurance world. Meanwhile, he has been challenging himself to not only learn how to do high-quality research but also how to become a good teacher. His current research interests include catastrophes and market competitions. Outside of work, he enjoys baking pies.