Get to know Yichen Ji


Yichen Ji

Financial Professional

In 2012, Dr. Yichen Ji earned his Bachelor of Science degree from University of Wisconsin – Whitewater major in Physics and Applied Math. In the same year, Dr. Ji attended Illinois Institute of Technology pursuing a PhD degree. In 2013, Dr. Yichen Ji began working at Fermilab as an accelerator physicist. There he published 4 papers on the subject. Later, in 2019, he earned his PhD in accelerator Physics. In 2020, Dr. Ji left academia to pursue a career in the financial services industry looking to help people feel secure with their finances. As a first generation immigrant, Dr. Ji understands the difficulties faced by the international students in their early professional career. He especially wants to help the fellow international students get a smooth transformation from school to work.