Waldyn Martinez

Assistant Professor

Information Systems & Analytics


Academic Background

  • PhD in Applied Statistics, University of Alabama, 2012
  • MS in Applied Statistics, University of Alabama, 2009
  • MBA, University of Alabama, Concentration: Business Analytics & Data Mining, 2006
  • MS Management, Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra, 2004
  • BS Computer Science Engineering, Universidad Tecnologica de Santiago, 2000

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Assistant Vice President, Risk Modeler, J.P. Morgan Chase, Columbus, OH, 2012- 2013
  • Teaching Assistant & Instructor, University of Alabama, 2007 - 2011
  • Assistant Vice President, Market Information Manager, Bank of America, Charlotte, NC, 2006 - 2007

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Dissertation Award, University of Alabama, 2014,
  • Jeff Kurkjian Teaching Award, University of Alabama, 2010
  • Excellence in Teaching Award by a Doctoral Student, University of Alabama, 2010
  • Fulbright Scholar, Dominican Republic. Visiting country: United States, 2004


Dr. Waldyn Martinez is an Assistant Professor of Business Analytics at Miami University. He received his Ph.D. degree in Applied Statistics from the University of Alabama in 2012, he holds a bachelorís degree in Computer Science from the Universidad Tecnologica de Santiago, a Masterís degree in Management from Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra and an MBA from the University of Alabama.

Prior to joining the faculty at Miami University, Dr. Martinez held the positions of AVP of Risk Modeling & Analytics at JPMorgan Chase and AVP of Market Information Analytics at Bank of America.

Dr. Martinez' research is focused on the area of statistical learning, specifically in the understanding and application of ensemble methods. His research has appeared in the Journal of Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, Journal of Quality Technology and WIREs Computational Statistics


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Waldyn Martinez

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