Your Career

Over the past five years, approximately 80 percent of Smith School PhD graduates accepted positions as tenure-track assistant professors at an accredited university directly upon graduation, and 19 percent accepted research-related positions in either private or governmental organizations. In other words, approximately 99 percent of our PhD students have been successfully placed directly upon graduation.

Arizona State University

Carnegie Mellon University

Columbia University

Cornell University

Erasmus University, Netherlands

George Washington University

Georgetown University

Georgia Institute of Technology

Harvard University

HEC Paris, France

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

IE, Spain

Indian School of Business, India

Indiana University

London Business School

McGill University

Michigan State University

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Peking University, China

Pennsylvania State University

Rice University

Texas A&M University

University of California, Los Angeles

University of Florida

University of Hong Kong

University of Iowa

University of Massachusetts

University of Miami

University of Michigan

University of Minnesota

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of Notre Dame

University of Pennsylvania

University of Pittsburgh

University of South Carolina

University of Southern California

University of Texas, Austin

University of Virginia

University of Virginia Commonwealth University

University of Warwick, United Kingdom

University of Western Ontario

University of Wisconsin

Vanderbilt University

Villanova University

Wake Forest University

Job Market Candidates

Name Job Market Paper Title Area of Specialization Advisor(s)
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Benjamin King Prosocial Incentives Change Willingness to Compete in Work Tasks: The Role of Gender and Performance Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship Rajshree Agarwal
Evan Starr
Shuaiqi Li Mutual Fund Hedging Demands and the Cross-Section of Variance Risk Premiums Finance Steve Heston
Matthew Peppe   Finance Pete Kyle
Liyue Yan Performance Awards and Entrepreneurial Entry Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship Brent Goldfarb
Wei Zhou Temporary and Permanent Price Impacts in Speculative Trading Finance Pete Kyle
Mark Loewenstein
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