Job Market Candidates

Smeal College of Business PhD students on the job market by department (accounting, finance, real estate, supply chain, marketing, management and organization)
Portrait Name / Department / Email Address

Xin (Daniel) Jiang
Department: Accounting
Email: xuj106@psu.edu 

Research Interests: Insider trading; corporate disclosure; earnings management and executive compensation

Bobby Carnes 
Department: 
Accounting 
Email: rrc157@psu.edu 

Research Interests: Mergers and Acquisitions; Auditing; Financial Reporting 

Sophia Houghton 
Department: 
Accounting 
Email: szh186@psu.edu 

Chuljin Park
Department: Management & Organization
Email:  

Research Interests: Strategic management; Organizational failure and recovery; Social network change and development; Corporate misconduct

Meng Chen 
Department:
Management & Organization
Email: muc289@psu.edu

Research Interests: Workplace mistreatment (e.g., ostracism and incivility), job design

Amirali Kani 
Department:
Marketing
Email: auk268@psu.edu

Research Interests: Dynamic Segmentation, Dynamic Models, Bayesian Statistics, Competitive Strategy, Consumer Choice, Machine Learning

Kevin Piscotta
Department:
Finance
Email: kjp210@psu.edu
 

Research Interests: Empirical Corporate Finance - Consequences to Equity Financing, Information Intermediaries

Dan McKeaver 
Department: Finance 
Email: djm515@psu.edu

Shasta Shakya 
Department: Finance
Email: sxs1146@psu.edu 

Research Interests: Banking and Empirical Corporate Finance

Sergio Garate 
Department:
Real Estate
Email: srg222@psu.edu

Rashmi Sharma
Department:
Supply Chain & Information Systems
Email: rashmi.sharma@psu.edu

Research Interests: Incentive design, salesforce compensation, project management

Liang (Leon) Xu 
Department: 
Supply Chain & Information Systems 
Email: 
lzx103@psu.edu

Research Interests: Pharmaceutical supply chain and health care operations management; Behavior Operations Management; Machine Learning and Data Analytics