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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