Placements for 2014-2015 Highly Promising
The 2014-2015 job market season is currently shaping up as another excellent placement year for the HEC Paris PhD Program. Candidates have received offers from Princeton University, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Bocconi University, Tulane University, and other prestigious institutions.
Our placement page lists the academic placement record of the preceding years, and the complete list of this year's placements will appear once all job market outcomes are known.
HEC PhD research prominently featured on CNBC and Forbes
Research from the PhD thesis of Olivier Dessaint (now Assistant Professor of Finance at University of Toronto-Rotman School) was prominently featured by Forbes and CNBC. See why his thesis research on the timing of earnings announcements contains crucial insights for equity investors.
YouTube Video Playlist Started for the PhD Program
The HEC Paris PhD Program has started its own video playlist on YouTube. You can see the first videos by clicking on the link here. More videos will be coming soon.
DSI Best Dissertation Award for Mahyar Eftekhar
PhD alumnus Mahyar Eftekhar (now Assistant Professor of Operations Management at Arizona State University) won the prestigious "2014 Decision Science Institute Elwood S. Buffa Doctoral Dissertation Award" at the DSI Annual Conference, November 2014.
Over the past year, other prestigious prizes and awards won by HEC Paris PhD students include: Top Finance Graduate Award 2014, Future Global Leaders Scholar Award, Finalist for the Stuart I. Greenbaum Best Finance PhD Award, Druid Society Best Young Scholar Paper Award, APIRA Broadbent & Laughlin Emerging Scholar Award, and many others (see Awards page).
New Dates for Virtual Information Sessions
Join us for an informative online discussion about the HEC Paris PhD Program. The next session will be April 9th, 2015, at 4:00 pm. More information here.