EBF 301
Global Finance for the Earth, Energy, and Materials Industries

Meet the Instructor - Farid Tayari

Dr. Farid Tayari
Dr. Farid Tayari

Hello, my name is Farid Tayari, and I will be the instructor of the course EBF 301, Global Finance for Earth, Energy, and Material Industries.

I am currently working as instructor of Energy Business and Finance in the Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering at Penn State University. I hold a Ph.D. degree in Energy Management and Policy, which is an interdisciplinary major between economics and engineering from The Penn State University. I also have an MBA from the University of Tehran, and a Bachelor’s of science in Chemical Engineering from Sharif University.

I have years of research and work experience in economic assessment of energy projects, especially in the field of oil, gas, and renewables. I’m also experienced in energy economics, policy analysis, mathematical modeling, quantitative simulation, and programming.