Ph.D. Program in Business Administration|
Stevens Institute of Technology, School of Business
Stevens Institute of Technology’s Ph.D. program in Business Administration seeks highly motivated students who are passionate in their desire to seek answers to complex questions surrounding business and technology. The doctoral program at the School of Business is accredited by AACSB and offers a Ph.D. degree in Business Administration with three broad areas of emphasis: (1) Information systems, (2) Entrepreneurship and Innovation (3) Decision Science and analytics. The program’s primary goal is to prepare its graduates for successful academic or research-oriented careers. Students work closely with faculty who are conducting research in a range of research topics. Currently we are seeking applicants interested in working on the research topics below.
Research Area 1: Information Systems
1. Digital Innovation (Prof. Aron Lindberg, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
2. Open Innovation in Remix Communities (Prof. Jeffrey V. Nickerson, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
3. Value implications of non-structural financial information (Prof. Nan Hu, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
4. Social media and its impact on business (Prof. Feng Mai, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
Research Area 2: Innovation & Entrepreneurship
5. Nature and selection of business opportunities (Profs. Tim Koeller, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> and Thomas Lechler, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
6. The role of the lean startup framework for large enterprises (Prof. Peter Koen, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
7. Innovation performance of exceptional new product development teams (Prof. Gary S. Lynn, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
8. Innovation and growth of entrepreneurial companies (Prof. Vartuhi Tonoyan, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
Research Area 3: Decision Science and Analytics
9. Quantitative analysis of management decisions (Prof. Tal Ben-Zvi, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
10. Forecasting of financial time series with machine learning methods (Prof. Germán G. Creamer, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
11. Incentives for innovation in agriculture and renewable energy (Prof. Hamed Ghoddusi, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
12. Testing the limits of big data analytics (Prof. Theodoros Lappas, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
13. Technology enabled sensory marketing (Prof. Adriana Madzharov, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
14. Institutional Trading around the world (Prof. Ying Wu, email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>)
Eligible candidates must hold a graduate degree (MSc, MBA), and must apply by Jan. 31<http://airmail.calendar/2016-01-31%2012:00:00%20EST>, 2016, at the following address: http://www.stevens.edu/graduate/apply
For more information about the research topics listed above, please visit: http://www.stevens.edu/business/ ... ms/current-research
Alternatively, please directly contact the faculty member indicated next to the topic of interest.
All of our students are fully supported by teaching and research assistantships that include competitive stipends, tuition, and health benefits. Student study plans are tailored to the individual needs of the student that will lead to successful research. More information about our doctoral program is available online at www.stevens.edu/business/academics/doctoral-programs<http://www.stevens.edu/business/academics/doctoral-programs>.
Please contact us at email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>, or call 201.216.5047<tel://201.216.5047> with specific questions.