Dr Azmat Hussain is an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at UCA’s School of Arts and Sciences. Prior to joining UCA, he worked as an Assistant Professor in the department of mathematics at Lahore University of Management Sciences in Pakistan for two years. He has also been associated with Karakoram International University, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, where he worked as a lecturer of Mathematics in 2010 for one year.
He has taught several undergraduate and graduate courses and has supervised undergraduate students. He has attended and presented his research at several international conferences including AMS, AIMS, SIAM, and INFORMS meetings.
Dr Hussain's main research areas include stochastic control theory, optimisation, and financial risk management. He is a recipient of Aga Khan Foundation and Hashoo Foundation Scholarships for his high school and Undergraduate studies and has attended the Summer Institute Program for Pakistani Undergraduate students at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA in 2006.
Dr Hussain holds a PhD in Operations Research from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, USA, where he was a Fulbright Scholar.