Students on the Job Market

All Wharton doctoral students build their own research interests on a foundation of rigorous research. By pushing the boundaries of understanding, they not only become experts in their fields, but also translate their research into practice, addressing relevant issues in the real world.

Doctoral Students and Research Interests

Note: If you are interested in students from a particular program, please contact the departments directly for more information.

STUDENT NAME RESEARCH INTERESTS JOB MARKET PAPER FACULTY ADVISORS

Accounting

Applied Economics

Applied Economics PhD students on the job market are listed on the department website:
Applied Economics PhD Job Market Candidates

Finance

Finance PhD students on the job market are listed on the department website:
Finance PhD Job Market Candidates

Health Care Management & Economics

 

Legal Studies & Business Ethics

Carson Young

Email

Website

  • Business ethics
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Ethics and strategy
  • Sustainability
 “Thinking strategically about CSR: The ethics of seeming to be ethical”  

Brian Berkey 

 

 

Management

Tracy Anderson

Email

Website

  • Human and social capital
  • Collaboration
  • Careers and worker mobility
  • Contracting
“What about those left behind? Understanding the impact of colleague exit on the career of collaborative workers”  

Matthew Bidwell (chair and advisor)

Peter Cappelli

Martine Haas

Exequiel Hernandez

 

 

 

Sarath Balachandran

Email

Website

  • Innovation
  • Interfirm Relationships
  • Entreprenurship
  • Venture Capital
  • Institutions
“Pipes or Shackles? How Ties to Incumbents Shape Startup Innovation”  

Exequiel Hernandez (Advisor)

Lori Rosenkopf (Chair)

Harbir Singh

Gary Dushnitsky 

 

 

 

Andrea Contigiani

Email

Website

Personal Website

  • Innovation
  • Technological Change
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Experimentation
“Experimentation, Learning, and Appropriability in Early-Stage Ventures: Evidence from the US Software Sector”  

David Hsu (advisor)

Dan Levinthal (chair)

Alfonso Gambardella

Nicola Lacetera

Karl Ulrich 

 

 

 

John Eklund

Email

Website

  • Organization Design
  • Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Strategy Implementation
“The Knowledge-Incentive Trade-off: Understanding the Relationship between Organization Design and Innovation”  

Dan Levinthal (chair)

Rahul Kapoor (advisor)

Emilie Feldman

Luis Rios 

 

 

 

Julianna Pillemer

Email

Website

  • Relationships
  • Identity
  • Authenticity
  • Prosocial behavior
  • Changing nature of work and technology
“Raw versus bounded authenticity: how cultivating genuine impressions impacts performance”  

Adam Grant (Co-Chair)

Nancy Rothbard (Co-Chair)

Andrew Carton 

 

 

 

Basima Tewfik

Email

Website

  • Self-Concept/Identity
  • Conflict
  • Helping
  • Roles
  • Micro-Organizational Behavior
“Impostor thoughts as a double-edged sword: Theoretical conceptualization, construct measurement, and relationships with work-related outcomes “  

Philip Tetlock

Andrew Carton

Maurice Schweitzer 

Spencer Harrison 

 

 

 

Marketing

Uri Barnea

Email

Website

  • Consumer Behavior
  • Information Processing
  • Word of Mouth
  • Consumer Well-Being
 “You Only Get One Shot: Restricting the Number of Times Consumers Can Access Content Increases Their Resource Allocation During Information Processing” Gidi Nave

Bob Meyer

Joshua Lewis

Email

Website

  • Consumer Behavior
  • Consumer Judgment
  • Consumer spending in uncertainty
 “Prospective Outcome Bias: Incurring (Unnecessary) Costs to Achieve Outcomes That Are Already Likely” Joseph Simmons

Minshen Li

Email

Website

  • Quantitative Marketing
  • Empirical Industrial Organization
  • Econometric Modeling
  • Loyalty Programs
  • Consumer Choice Dynamics
 “Why Would Consumers Care about Loyalty points?” Aviv Nevo

Eric Bradlow

Zhenqi Liu

Email

Website

  • Information and Media Economics
  • Industrial Organization
  • Pricing and Portfolio Choice
 “Impact of Market Competition on Regulatory Enforcement: Evidence from Online Censorship in China” Pinar Yildirim

Amit Gandhi

Z. John Zhang 

Pan Qi

Email

Website

  • Industrial Organization
  • Quantitative Marketing
  • Econometric Modeling
“Costly Price Adjustment and Automated Pricing: The Case of Airbnb” Aviv Nevo

Hoori Rafieian

Email

Website

  • Motivation and goal-pursuit
  • Variety seeking behavior
 “Variety Counts How Pursuing Self-Regulatory Goals Impacts Variety Seeking in Vice and Virtue Categories” Barbara Kahn

Marissa Sharif

Arthur Sangil Lee

Email

Website

  • Consumer neuroscience
  • Quantitative marketing
  • Statistical modeling
  • Choice prediction
“Neural Correlates of Value are Intrinsically History Dependent”“Agnostic Utility Function Approximation via Cubic Bezier Splines” Joseph W. Kable 

Eric T. Bradlow 

Operations, Information and Decisions

Kaitlin Daniels

Email

Website

  • Service operations
  • Collaborative consumption and the sharing economy
  • Self-scheduling capacity
  • Contract design
 “The Role of Surge Pricing: Managing Capacity and Competition on a Peer-to-Peer Service Network” Gerard Cachon

Ruben Lobel

Xingwei Lu

Email

Website

  • Revenue Management
  • Supply Chain
  • Strategic Customers
  • Operations-Accounting
“Revenue Management with Loyalty Programs” Xuanming Su

Statistics