HEC Paris PhD students shine on the job market - May 2017 Update

May 2017

The 2017 academic placement season continues HEC's tradition of producing impactful, interesting, and rigorous PhDs, able to transfer and apply their knowledge and research abilities to academia, international government agencies, and industry, and all around the globe. In review of recent 2017 placements:


  • Wendy Bradley (Strategy and Management) completing her PhD under the supervision of Prof Tom Astebro will join the Saïd Business School, Oxford University (UK).
  • Bai Guo (Strategy and Management) who completed her PhD under the supervision of Prof Bertrand Moingeon joined the China Europe International Business School, CEIBS (China). 
  • Cédric Gutierrez Moreno (Strategy and Management) completing his PhD under the supervision of Profs Tom Astebro and Mohammed Abdellaoui will join the SDA Bocconi School of Management at Bocconi University (Italy).
  • Aleksey Korniychuk (Strategy and Management) completing his PhD under the supervision of Profs Gonçalo Pacheco de Almeida and Tomasz Obloj will join the Copenhagen Business School (Denmark).
  • Laure Célerier (Accounting and Management Control) who completed her PhD under the supervision of Prof Ève Chiapello joined the School of Political Studies of the University of Ottawa (Canada).
  • Jean-David Sigaux (Finance) completing his PhD under the supervision of Prof Thierry Foucault will join the Research Department of the European Central Bank (Germany).
  • Sara Rezaee Vessal (Operations Management) completing her PhD under the supervision of Profs Svenja Sommer and Sam Aflaki will join the ESSEC Business School (France).
  • Jiulin Teng (Strategy and Management) who completed his PhD under the supervision of Prof Bertrand Quelin joined McKinsey and Company Inc (Belgium).
  • Kseniya Navazhylava (Organizations and Human Resources) who completed under the supervision of Profs Françoise Chevalier and Joëlle Evans decided to pursue post-doctoral research at the Ecole of Management of Grenoble (France).
  • Eui Ju Jeon  (Strategy and Management) completing his PhD under the supervision of Prof Pierre Dussauge decided to pursue post-doctoral research at the Aalto University School of Business (Finland).

We wish them all continued success and brightly shining careers!