Jun Cai obtained his Ph.D. in Actuarial Mathematics from Concordia University. Prior to joining the University of Waterloo, he held a position in the Centre for Actuarial Studies at the University of Melbourne. Jun is currently serving as an Associate Editor for Insurance: Mathematics and Economics and for Statistical Theory and Related Fields, respectively. He also served as a guest editor for the 2015 special issue of Journal of Multivariate Analysis on "High-Dimensional Dependence and Copulas".
Jun Cai's research interests are in the fields of actuarial science, applied probability, and mathematical finance, with focuses currently on quantitative risk management for insurance and finance, insurance decision problems, dependence modelling, and risk analysis with model uncertainty.