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.

Inna Abramova

Academic Area: Economics, Finance & Accounting
Research Group: Accounting
Previous Degrees: B.S. Mathematics, Lomonosov Moscow State University; M.A. Economics, New Economic School
Advisors: Joseph Weber, John Core, Nemit Shroff, Andrew Sutherland
Research Interests: Labor Economics in Auditing and Corporate Finance; Labor Regulation; Industrial Organization of Auditing; Social Networks
Inna's Website
lobanova@mit.edu


 

Brittany Bond

Academic Area: Behavioral & Policy Sciences
Research Group: Economic Sociology
Previous Degrees: B.A. International Economics, American University; M.S. Management and Public Policy, Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University
Advisor: Roberto Fernandez
Brittany's Website

Avinash (Avi) Collis

Academic Area: Management Science
Research Group: Information Technology
Previous Degrees: B.Tech Computer Science, IIT Delhi; M.S. Management Science, ESSEC Business School & University of Mannheim
Advisor: Erik Brynjolfsson
Research Interests: Economics of Digitization
Avi's Website
avinashg@mit.edu

Thomas Ernst

Academic Area: Economics, Finance & Accounting
Research Group: Finance
Previous Degree: B.A. Mathematics and Economics, University Of Wisconsin-Madison
Advisor: Haoxiang Zhu
Research Interests: Asset Pricing; Market Microstructure
Tom's Website

Caroline Fry

Academic Area: Behavioral & Policy Sciences
Research Group: Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management
Previous Degrees: B.A. Natural Sciences Tripos, University of Cambridge; M.S. Chemistry, University of Cambridge
Advisors: Scott Stern, Pierre Azoulay, Ezra Zuckerman Sivan
Research Interests: Innovation Economics, Developing Countries
Caroline's Website
 

Mahdi Hashemian

Academic Area: Management Science
Research Group: System Dynamics
Previous Degrees: B.S. Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology; M.S. Management, Sharif University of Technology
Advisors: Hazhir Rahmandad, Zeynep Ton
mhashemi@mit.edu

James Houghton

Academic Area: Management Science
Research Group: System Dynamics
Previous Degree: S.B. Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Fangzhou Lu

Academic Area: Economics, Finance & Accounting
Research Group: Finance
Previous Degree: B.S. Finance and Actuarial Science, New York University, Stern
Advisors: Jonathan Parker, Jennifer Carpenter, Antoinette Schoar, Robert Whitelaw
Research Interests: Fintech; Behavioral Finance; Household Finance; International Finance
Fangzhou's Website

Maarten Meeuwis

Academic Area: Economics, Finance & Accounting
Research Group: Finance
Previous Degrees: B.S. Econometrics and Operations Research, Tilburg University; M.S. Quantitative Finance, Tilburg University; M.Phil. Finance, University of Cambridge
Advisors: Jonathan Parker, Lawrence Schmidt, Antoinette Schoar
Research Interests: Household Finance; Asset Pricing; Macroeconomics
Maarten's Website
meeuwis@mit.edu

Suzie Noh

Academic Area: Economics, Finance & Accounting
Research Group: Accounting
Previous Degrees: B.A. Economics and Mathematics, Emory University; Master of Finance, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Advisors: Eric So, Rodrigo Verdi, Joseph Weber
Research Interests: Determinants and Consequences of Corporate Disclosures​
Suzie's Website
snoh3@mit.edu

Georg Rickmann

Academic Area: Economics, Finance & Accounting
Research Group: Accounting
Previous Degrees: M.S. Finance, University of Warwick; B.S. Business, University of Göttingen
Advisors: S.P. Kothari, Eric So, Rodrigo Verdi, Joe Weber
Research Interests: Corporate Disclosure; Corporate Debt Markets; Real and Capital Effects of Secondary Financial Markets
Georg's Website
rickmann@mit.edu

James Riley

Academic Area: Behavioral & Policy Sciences
Research Group: Economic Sociology
Previous Degrees: B.A. International Relations, University Southern California; M.S. Urbanization and Development, London School of Economics
Advisors: Susan Silbey, Ezra Zuckerman
James' Website
jwriley@mit.edu

Duanyi Yang

Academic Area: Behavioral & Policy Sciences
Research Group: Institute for Work and Employment Research
Previous Degrees: B.S. Economics, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities ; M.P.P. Public Policy, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Advisors: Thomas Kochan, Erin Kelly
Duanyi's Website