Academic Advisory Board

Savina Rizova, Ph.D.

Bachelor of Science in Economics and Mathematics, Dartmouth College
MBA, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Ph.D., Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Savina Rizova currently serves as Dimensional Fund Advisor’s Co-Chief Investment Officer and Global Head of Research. In her role at Dimensional, she applies her background in finance to a wide variety of research projects to help improve every step of the investment process, from research on drivers of returns to portfolio design, portfolio management, and trading. In addition, Savina leads the efforts of the Research group to provide thought leadership to clients and prospects on important investment-related topics. During her undergraduate studies at Dartmouth College, she served as a research assistant to Professor Kenneth French.