Cheng “Jason” Jiang

Assistant Professor
Director, Quantitive Software
Assistant Director, China Programs

  • Finance
Office: Alter Hall 437
Phone: 215.204.4136

Dr. Cheng “Jason” Jiang is an assistant professor in the Department of Finance. He also serves as the director of quantitative software education, and the assistant academic director of China programs for Fox School of Business.

Dr. Jiang’s research interest lies in the fields of corporate finance, real estate, and financial econometrics. He has papers published or accepted by Journal of Real Estate Research, Energy, Asian Economic and Financial Review, and Quarterly Journal of Finance.

Dr. Jiang has a demonstrated record of success as an instructor at Temple University. He has received the Faculty of the Year Award for four consecutive years for the master program in finance. He is also the recipient of four Fox Crystal Apple Teaching Awards and is named as Dean’s Teaching Fellow. He also receives an MVP (Most Valuable Professor) Award selected by student athletes at Temple University.

Dr. Jiang innovatively founded and taught the school-wide online quantitative software education program. He has developed several online courses to teach students cutting-edge software such as SAS, Stata, R, etc.

Prior to joining Temple University, his work experience in the financial industry includes internships at Gurtin Fixed Income Management and UBS. Dr. Jiang earned his Ph.D. degree in Economics from University of California, Riverside on Dean’s Distinguished Fellowship.