Students As Scholars
The journey from student to scholar.
We consider the full range of your abilities when considering you for admittance. The typical Simon PhD students is analytical, creative, and eager to study complex business problems. There isn’t a conventional Simon candidate; our goal is to help you develop your own unique potential.
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New Enrolled Students each year across all subdisciplines
Get to know our job market candidates.
The Simon PhD program is about solving complex and challenging problems to shape the way the business world works. Simon Business School PhD graduates are highly sought-after in their fields. In fact, most are offered employment before they’ve even defended their dissertations with a 100% placement rate overall. Take a closer look at our current job market candidates, and find out how they can be an asset to your organization.
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Top PhD Placements
A business PhD from Simon equips you to solve even the most complex and challenging problems. Simon Business School PhD graduates are highly sought-after. Most are offered employment before they've even defended their dissertations, and our overall placement rate is 100%.
MIT, Jacquelyn Gillette '16S (PhD)
Vanderbilt, Hunter Land '19S (PhD)
NYU Stern, Minye (Michael) Tang '12S (PhD)
UC Berkeley, Biwen Zhang '20S (PhD)
Purdue University, Shuaiyu Chen '21S (PhD)
Singapore Management University, Botong Shang '21S (PhD)
NYU Shanghai, Xuyuanda Qi '22S (PhD)
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Yufeng Wu '15S (PhD)
Boston University, Yunjeen Kim '14S (PhD)
UT Dallas, Pingle Wang '20S (PhD)
Singapore Management University, Yang Gao '21S (PhD)
University of Pittsburgh, Priyanga Gunarathne '18S (PhD)
UT Dallas, Shujing Sun '20S (PhD)
UNC Charlotte, Shaoyin Du '22S (PhD)
Northeastern University, Bowen Luo '21S (PhD)
University of Delaware, Ruiqi Wu 2023 PhD Candidate
Binghamton University School of Mgmt, Leon Cui '15S (PhD)
Xavier University, Jagan Jacob '20S (PhD)
University of Virginia, Darden, Ozlem Yildiz '17S (PhD)