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Job Market Candidates

Name Job Market Paper Title Area of Specialization Advisor(s)
Wei Zhou Temporary and Permanent Price Impacts in Speculative Trading Finance Pete Kyle
Mark Loewenstein
Rujiao (Helene) Cao Physical Barriers Make Psychological Barriers Stronger: The Joint Impact of Physical and Authentic Climate on Knowledge Sharing and Voice Behavior Organizational Behavior/Human Resource Management Subrahmaniam Tangirala, Relli Derfler-Rozin
Ziwei Cao Lower Price or Better Service? Understanding the Role of Promotions in a Two-Sided Market Operations Management/Management Science Michael O. Ball, P.K. Kannan
Najoung Lim Seamless Experiences: Firms' Product Diversification in Response to Platform-enabled Modularity-in-use Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship Rajshree Agarwal
Hyosoo (Kevin) Park Delivery Platforms: Do They Deliver Results? Supply Chain Management Martin Dresner
Ariel Rava Beyond Risk: Voluntary Disclosure Under Ambiguity Accounting and Information Assurance Emanuel Zur


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.

May/August 2021 Graduates

Name Area of Specialization Placement Position
Nicolais Chighizola Organizational Behavior/Human Resource Management The United States Air Force  
Jin Kyung Choi Accounting & Information Assurance City University of Hong Kong Assistant Professor
Anthony Gibbs Strategic Management George Washington University Visiting Assistant Professor
Laharsish Guntuka Supply Chain Management Rochester Institute of Technology Assistant Professor
Cody Hyman Accounting & Information Assurance Bentley University Assistant Professor
Seojin Kim Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship University of Maryland Postdoctoral fellowship
You Jeung (Nicole) Kim Marketing Hong Kong Polytechnic University Assistant Professor
Benjamin King Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship University of Illinois Postdoctoral fellowship
Shuaiqi Li Finance London School of Economics Postdoctoral fellowship
Mikhail Lysyakov Information Systems University of Rochester Assistant Professor
Daehoon Noh Operations Management/Management Science University of California, San Diego Postdoctoral fellowship
Liyue Yan Strategic Management Norwegian Business School (BI Norway) Assistant Professor
Viktoriya Zotova Accounting & Information Assurance Georgetown University Visiting Assistant Professor

For more placement information, please visit Areas of Specializations.

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