Placements of Graduates

The Rochester economics program has produced many intellectual leaders of this generation. Rochester graduates are found on the faculties of a wide range of institutions and industries.

Over the last ten years, we have placed our PhDs at many top economics departments and leading policy organizations, including NYU, Michigan, Penn State, the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, as well as other universities and research institutions throughout the world.


Click on the dates below to see positions of our doctoral graduates for that year.

2024 Doctoral Graduates
Lipeng ChenAnalysis GroupAssociate
Stepan GordeevTexas Christian UniversityAssistant Professor
Nataliya GimpelsonInternational Monetary FundEconomist
Chengyuan HeXiamen UniversityAssistant Professor
Paulo LinsClemson UniversityAssistant Professor
Chang LiuStony Brook UniversityAssistant Professor
Ande ShenKeystone StrategyEconomist
Jiwei ZhouNetflixData Scientist
2023 Doctoral Graduates
Stylianos ChristodoulouYouViewData Scientist
Lorenz EkerdtU.S. Census BureauEconomist
Naoki FujiwaraCorvinus UniversityAssistant Professor
Chengdi HuAnalysis GroupAssociate
Jeremy KetteringAlvernia UniversityAssistant Professor
Armen KhederlarianCUNY HunterAssistant Professor
Klint ManeKeystone StrategyEconomist
Kenwin MaungRutgers UniversityAssistant Professor
Alexis OrellanaNorthwestern UniversityLead Economist
Geunyong ParkNational University of SingaporeAssistant Professor
Xiaomei SuiUniversity of Hong KongAssistant Professor
Yajie WangUniversity of MissouriAssistant Professor
Soo Kyung WooSejong UniversityAssistant Professor
Kai-Jie WuPenn State UniversityAssistant Professor
2022 Doctoral Graduates
Min FangUniversity of FloridaAssistant Professor
Eduardo Garcia EcheverriStataCorpSenior Econometrician
Stepan GordeevUniversity of ConnecticutPostdoc
Joshua HollingerDordt UniversityAssistant Professor
Hyun Yeol KimKorea Institute of FinanceResearch Fellow
Kaixin LiuJinan UniversityAssistant Professor
Roman MergaInternational Monetary FundEconomist
Tianchen SongPNCSenior Analyst
Jose VillegasGhent UniversityPostdoc
2021 Doctoral Graduates
Jihwan DoWuhan UniversityAssistant Professor
Min FangHEC LausannePostdoc
Victor Hernandez MartinezFederal Reserve Bank of ClevelandResearch Economist
Zibin HuangShanghai University of Finance and EconomicsAssistant Professor
Chen KanJinan UniversityAssistant Professor
Armen KhederlarianUniversity of ConnecticutPostdoc
Alexis OrellanaBoston UniversityPostdoc
Yuki TamuraNYU Abu DhabiPostdoc
2020 Doctoral Graduates
Vyacheslav ArbuzovCorvinus UniversityPostdoc
Oscar Avila MontealegreCentral Bank of ColombiaResearcher
Minjie DengSimon Fraser UniversityAssistant Professor
Shafaat KhanWorld BankResearch Economist
Cristian Maravi MenesesUniversidad de PiuraAssistant Professor
Yangwei SongUniversity of Colorado BoulderAssistant Professor
2019 Doctoral Graduates
Vi CaoSichuan UniversityPostdoc
Richard DiSalvoPrinceton UniversityPostdoc
Hyuntae KimKorea Institute of FinanceResearch Fellow
Eunmi KoRochester Institute of TechnologyAssistant Professor
Zizhen MaWuhan UniversityAssistant Professor
Carter MixFederal Reserve Board of GovernorsEconomist
Lucas PahlUniversity of New South WalesPostdoc
Nicolas RiquelmeUniversidad de los AndesAssistant Professor
Viviane SanfeliceTemple UniversityAssistant Professor
2018 Doctoral Graduates
Acelya AltuntasDeakin UniversityLecturer
Andrew BaynesCanisius CollegeAssistant Professor
Alon BergmanUniversity of PennsylvaniaPostdoc
Doruk CetemenCollegio Carlo AlbertoAssistant Professor
Gabriel MihalacheStony Brook UniversityVisiting Assistant Professor
Hao TengSan Diego State UniversityAssistant Professor
2017 Doctoral Graduates
Corina BoarNew York UniversityAssistant Professor
Umair KhalilUniversity of AdelaideLecturer
Andrew MackenzieMaastricht UniversityAssistant Professor
Yangwei SongHumboldt University of BerlinPostdoc
Ana NadaisDeloitteSenior Consultant
2016 Doctoral Graduates
Bo Hyun ChangKorean Ministry of Economy and FinanceDirector
Laura DesplansDeutche BankResearch Associate
Patrick HarlessUniversity of GlasgowLecturer
Bingchao HuangfuZhongnan UniversityAssistant Professor
Matthew KnowlesUniversity of LeicesterLecturer
David SlichterBinghampton UniversityAssistant Professor
Xu TianUniversity of TorontoAssistant Professor
Jinhee WooKorea Institute of FinanceResearch Fellow
2015 Doctoral Graduates
Tuo DengState Administration of Foreign Exchange of ChinaEconomist
Tiago TavaresITAMAssistant Professor
Olamide HarrisonInternational Monetary FundEconomist
Liquan HuangAmazonEconomist
Umair KhalilUniversity of West VirginiaVisiting Assistant Professor
Taejun LimKorean Insurance Research InstituteResearch Fellow
Heng LiuUniversity of MichiganAssistant Professor
Sulagna MookerjeeGeorgetown University QatarAssistant Professor
Choonsung ParkKorean Institute of FinanceResearch Fellow
Will PhanUniversity of HelsinkiPostdoc
Ryan TierneyUniversité de MontréalPostdoc
Yicheng WangUniversity of OsloAssistant Professor
2014 Doctoral Graduates
Robert AronsDepartment of JusticeEconomist
Andrew DavisAcadia UniversityAssistant Professor
Battal DoğanHEC LausannePostdoc
Lin LiuUniversity of LiverpoolLecturer
Daniel RingoFederal Reserve Board of GovernorsEconomist
Kristóf ZétényiAnalysis GroupAssociate