Imad Haidar

  • ImadHaidar_Portrait​Position: Senior Research & Data Scientist
  • Department: Institute for Health & Business Insight
  • Campus Address: 2265 Health Professions Building
  • Phone: (989) 774-1025
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Imad is a Senior Research & Data Scientist at the Institute for Health and Business Insight (IHBI).  He is involved with designing and developing complex modeling strategies to identify the drivers of solutions and predict business outcomes.

Before joining IHBI Imad was working as a research assistant while preparing for his PhD thesis at the Sustainable Mineral Institute, University of Queensland, Australia. I​mad holds MS of Computing from the University of Ballarat, Australia, MA in Financial Markets from the Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Markets, Syria, and BA in economics from Damascus University, Syria.

Imad has an extensive knowledge of machine learning methods; especially artificial neural networks, neuro-evaluation and agents based on modeling. His previous research also covered several aspects of the energy markets and he is a current member of the International Association for Energy Economics.