Simon Business School

Meliora Flagpole - 730 x 400

PhD Placements

A business PhD from Simon will equip you to solve complex and challenging problems with practical implications to shape the way the business world works. Our graduates turn down jobs from top companies, including Amazon and Adobe, for lucrative academic positions where they conduct original research. 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. Over 80% of these placements choose an academic career. Recent placements include: MIT, NYU, UC Berkeley, University of Virginia - Darden, Washington University in St. Louis, University of Washington, Boston University, UT Dallas, and Penn State.

Employment at Graduation, 2010–Present


Aarhus University
American University Kogod School of Business
Amherst Holdings
Binghamton University School of Management
Boston University
Brandeis University
California State University
Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, CKGSB
Endicott College
Federal Reserve Bank
Florida International University
Fordham University
Freddie Mac
Hofstra University
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
IMB Research China
Indian School of Business
Kensho Technologies
Motorola Solutions
Nanyang Business School - Singapore
Niagara University
Nielsen Marketing
NYU - Stern
Penn State
Purdue University - Krannert
Renmin University
Rowan University
Santa Clara University
Securities Exchange Commission
Sejong University
Syracuse University
Tongji University
Tulane University
University of Alberta
University of Buffalo
University of California, Berkeley
University of Connecticut
University of Delaware
University of Hong Kong
University of Houston
University of Illinois, Chicago
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
University of Pittsburgh
University of Texas, Dallas
University of Virginia - Darden
University of Washington - Foster
Vanderbilt University
Virginia Tech - Pamplin
Virtu Financial
Washington St. Louis
Xavier University


Go to the top of the page
Get more information about Simon
Apply to Simon