PhD

Students on the Job Market

MIT Sloan produces top-notch PhDs in management. Immersed in MIT Sloan's distinctive culture, upcoming graduates are poised to innovate in management research and education.

Matthew Cashman

Research Group: Marketing
Previous Degrees: A.B. Chemistry and Philosophy, Hamilton College; S.M. Management Research, MIT
Research Interests: Self-signaling, moral psychology, information theory as applied to the cultural transmission of information, assurance contracts
Matthew's Website

Allison Cole

Research Group: Finance
Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics and Mathematics, Boston University; M.A. Economics, Boston University
Research Interests: Household Finance and Corporate Finance
Advisors: Jonathan Parker, Antoinette Schoar, Taha Choukmane, and Anna Stansbury
atcole2@mit.edu

Wesley Greenblatt

Research Group: Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management
Previous Degrees: B.S./M.S. Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University; S.M. Management Research, MIT; M.D., Harvard Medical School
Research Interests: Strategic management of innovation, biomedical innovation and entrepreneurship
Advisors: Pierre Azoulay, Scott Stern, Fiona Murray
Wesley's Website

Marat Ibragimov

Research Group: Marketing
Previous Degrees: B.A. Physics & Mathematics, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology; M.A. Physics & Mathematics, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology; M.A. Economics, New Economic School
mibragim@mit.edu
Marat's Website

Soomi Kim

Research Group: Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management
Previous Degree: B.A. English and Economics, Wellesley College
skim20@mit.edu
Soomi's Website

James Paine

Research Group: System Dynamics
Previous Degrees: B.S. Chemical Engineering, University Of Florida; M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute Of Technology; M.B.A., Wake Forest University; S.M. Management Research, MIT
Research Interests: Behavioral Operations Management, Resource Management in Multi-Audience settings, Dynamic Systems Modeling, Supply Chain Research, Human-Algorithm Interactions in Operations
Advisors: Hazhir Rahmandad, John Sterman, and Rogelio Oliva
James's Website

Hagay Volvovsky

Research Group: Economic Sociology
Previous Degrees: B.A. Accounting, Tel-Aviv University, Israel; LL.M Law, The University of Chicago,  LL.B., Tel Aviv University, Buchman Faculty of Law; S.M. Management Research, MIT
Research Interests: Social Network Analysis, Cooperation, Contract theory, Strategic Alliances, Organizational Learning
Advisors: Roberto Fernandez, Ezra Zuckerman, and Ray Reagans.
Hagay's Website

Yunhao Zhang

Research Group: Marketing
Previous Degrees: B.A Economics & B.A. Statistics, University of California-Berkeley; S.M. Management Research, MIT
Research Interests: Wisdom of Crowds, higher-order uncertainty and advice-taking, political motivated reasoning, algorithm aversion, and misinformation
Advisors: Drazen Prelec, David Rand, and Renée Richardson Gosline
Yunhao's Website