The Ross PhD is one of the top doctoral programs offered at the University of Michigan, and it has one of the highest rates of academic placement.

In the past five years, 100 percent of Ross PhD graduates secured placements at top universities at top universities around the world and 85 percent received tenure track assistant professor positions. This high rate of success is a direct result of our hands-on approach to developing research skills, and our outstanding teacher development program.

See where our recent PhD graduates have landed academic positions by area of study:

Accounting

2014

Brad Hendricks

University of North Carolina

2013

Emmanuel De George

London Business School

2013

Jeff Hoopes

Ohio State University

2013

Tianshu Qu

Nanyang Technology University

2012

Beth Blankespoor

Stanford University

2011

Ken Merkley

Cornell University

2011

Nemit Shroff

MIT

2010

Michael Minnis

University of Chicago

2010

Gwen Yu

Harvard University

2009

Lian Fen Lee

Boston College

Business Economics and Public Policy

2013

Stith, Sarah

University of New Mexico

2013

Zhao, Bo

University of Hong Kong

2011

Li, Xiaoyang

Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business

2010

Huang, Bo

HEC in Paris

2010

Powers, Nicholas

Brattle Group

2010

Wilson, Nathan

Federal Trade Commission

2009

Bogaard, Hein

George Washington University

2009

Kim, Eun-Hee

George Washington University

2009

Lu, Yao

Tsinghua University

Finance

2013

Stefanos Delikouras

University of Miami

2013

Shinwoo Kang

Hitotsubashi University

2013

Seokwoo Lee

George Mason University

2013

Maciej Szefler

Securities & Exchange Commission

2012

Alex Hsu

Georgia Tech

2012

Gi Hyun Kim

University of Warwick, UK

2012

Di Li

Georgia State University

2012

Chen Xue

University of Cincinnati

2011

Celim Yildizhan

University of Georgia

2011

Min Zhu

World Bank

2009

Deniz Anginer

World Bank

2009

Ryan Israelsen

Indiana University

2009

Joe Warburton

Syracuse University

Management and Organizations

2013

Jeff Bednar

Brigham Young University

2013

Natalie Cotton-Nessler

Bentley University

2013

Chak Fu Lam

Suffolk University

2013

Samir Nurmohamed

University of Pennsylvania

2013

Ned Wellman

Arizona State University

2012

Maria Farkas

Imperial College, London

2011

J. Adam Cobb

University of Pennsylvania

2011

Brent Rosso

Montana State University

2011

Flannery G. Garnett

University of Utah

2010

Michelle Barton

Boston University

2009

Marlys Christianson

University of Toronto

2009

Kathryn Dekas

Google

2009

Daniel Gruber

Northwestern University

2009

Aleksandra Kacperczyk

MIT

Marketing

2013

Kee Yeun Lee

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2013

James A. Mourey

DePaul University

2013

Hee Mok Park

Universtiy of Connecticut

2013

Robert Smith

Ohio State University

2011

Sinem Atakan

Ozyegin University, Istanbul, Turkey

2011

Ryan  Elder

Brigham Young University

2011

Hiroshi Onishi

Dentsu Inc., Japan

2009

Eleanor McDonnell Feit

University of Pennsylvania

2009

Thales S. Teixeira

Harvard University

Strategy

2014

Heeyon Kim

National University of Singapore

2013

John Chen

University of Florida

2013

Na-Eun Cho

Clarkson University

2012

Pranav Garg

Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore

2012

Sun Hyun Park

University of Southern California

2011

Bo Kyung Kim

Southern Methodist University

2011

Vivek Tandon

National University of Singapore

2010

David Benson

Brigham Young University

Technology and Operations

2013

Sanghee Lim

Johns Hopkins University

2013

Yan Yin

HEC Paris

2012

Suleyman Demirel

Zayed University

2012

Terence Saldanha

Emporia State University

2012

Dadi Wang

McGill University

2011

Eren Cetinkaya

McKinsey and Company

2011

Sripad Devalkar

Indian School of Business

2011

Bin Hu

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

2011

Min-Seok Pang

George Mason University

2009

Sanjeev Kumar

University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee

2009

Ali Tafti

University of Illinois

2009

Zhixi Wan

HEC Paris

2009

Man Yu

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology