The Department of Economics has a placement committee to assist students with all phases of the placement process, including understanding the operation of the doctoral labor market, preparing a vita, obtaining interviews, preparing for interviews, and evaluating and negotiating job offers. 

During the last four years our Ph.D. graduates have accepted positions at the following institutions:

  • Vassar College - Assistant Professor

  • Tulane University - Assistant Professor

  • Yale School of Public Health - Postdoctoral Associate

  • Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance - Assistant Professor

  • Georgia State University - Postdoctoral Associate

  • Amazon, Inc. - Economist

  • Korean Labor Institute - Researcher

  • IDES - Fund Consultant

  • Centers for Disease Control - PE Fellow

  • University of Toronto - Assistant Professor of Teaching

  • Georgia Southern University - Assistant Professor

  • Amazon, Inc. - Economist

  • Urban Institute Health Policy Center - Research Associate

  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock - Assistant Professor

  • Grand Valley State University - Visiting Faculty

  • Pomona College - Visiting Assistant Professor

  • Partnership for a New American Economy - Senior Economist

  • Congressional Budget Office - Associate Analyst

  • Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Business Economist

  • US Small Business Administration - Research Economist

  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Visiting Professor

  • American Medical Association - Senior Economist