PhD Student Research

Doctoral Students in IOMS

The doctoral students in IOMS are involved with research on many topics and at many levels. The topics include basic research as well as work in applications directly relevant to contemporary business issues. Please click on the PhD Student Research tabs to the top to meet the students and see the projects in which they are involved.

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Information Systems Doctoral Students

Student Advisor(s) Research interests
Margarita Boyarskaya    
Carlos Fernandez    
Apostolos Filippas    
Nicholas Garcia    
Katherine Hoffman    
Pan Li    
Semi Min    
Sarah Pels    
Lama Shiyab    
Chenshuo Sun    

Information Systems Graduates in Academia and Industry

Graduate Year Academia/Industry
Panagiotis Adamopoulos 2016 University of Minnesota
Vilma Todri 2016 Emory University
Tingting Nian 2015 UC Irvine
Evan Sadler 2015 Harvard University
Marios Kokkodis 2015 Boston College
Jason Chan 2014 University of Minnesota
Lauren Rhue 2014 Wake Forest University
Sean Taylor 2014 Facebook
Xiaohan Zhang 2013 Integral Ad Science
Jing Wang 2013 HKUST
Nikolay Archak 2012 TBD
Beibei Li 2012 Carnegie Mellon
Ning Su 2011 University of Western Ontario
Manuel Arriaga 2010 University of Cambridge, UK
Akhmed Umyarov 2010 University of Minnesota
Mingdi Xin 2010 University of British Columbia
Rong Zheng 2009 HKUST
Caryn Conley 2008 Florida Atlantic University
Tianyi Jiang 2008 AvePoint, Inc.
Gal Oestreicher-Singer 2008 Tel-Aviv University
Ke-Wei Huang 2007 National University of Singapore
Zhong Wen 2007 Tsinghua University, Beijing
Sameer Bajaj 2006 NJIT
Shawndra Hill 2006 The Wharton School, U Penn
Miguel Angel Campo Rembado 2006 Disney

Operations Management Doctoral Students

Student Joined Advisor(s) Research Interests
Shixin Wang 2015    
Jiaoshuo Jiang (Joint OM/Stat) 2017    
Jian (Kevin) Jiao 2014    
Dmitry Mitrofanov 2014    
Tarek Abdallah 2013 Joshua Reed
Gustavo Vulcano
Arash Asadpour
Revenue Management
Yunchao Xu 2013 Mor Armony Healthcare Operations
Xuan Wang 2011 Jiawei Zhang, Arash Asadpour Supply chain management and Optimization

Operations Management Graduates in Academia and Industry

Graduate Year Academia/Industry
Çağrı Haksöz 2004 Sabanci University, Turkey
Dorothee Honhon 2006 University of Texas at Austin
Ying-Ju Chen 2007 University of California, Berkeley
Vladimir Krasik 2007 Lehman Brothers
Anshul Sheopuri 2007 IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Andrey Torzhkov 2008 Siemens Corporate Research
Dana Popescu 2008 INSEAD
Nikolay Osadchiy 2010 Emory University
Xing Hu 2011 University of Oregon
Xi Wang 2013  
Navaporn Surasvadi 2014  
Christos Zacharias 2014 University of Miami
Jigar Patel 2014 Montclair State University


Statistics Doctoral Students

Student Joined Advisor(s) Research Interests
Jiaoshuo Jiang (joint OM/Stat) 2017    
Sen Tian 2014    
Zhuoyi Yang 2017    
Weichi Yao 2017    
Ningshan Zhang 2015    
Yichen Zhang 2015    
Recent Statistics Graduates in Academia and Industry
Graduate Year Advisor(s) Academia/Industry
Yufeng Ding 2008 Jeff Simonoff Moody's Investors Service
Weijian Liang 2008 Halina Frydman & Peter Lakner  
Yi Wang 2008 Rohit Deo, Clifford Hurvich  
Rebecca Sela 2010 Clifford Hurvich & Jeff Simonoff J.P. Morgan Chase
Jun Liu 2011    
Vladimir Kovtun 2013 Yeshiva University  
Cheryl Flynn 2014 Jeff Simonoff  

PhD student news:

IOMS Doctoral Alumns win awards at the 2016 International Conference on Information Systems: 
  • Sean Taylor (NYU PhD 2014) won Best Paper in the “Economics and Value of IS” track at ICIS 2016 together with Daniel Rock (MIT) and Sinan Aral (MIT) for the paper “Identification of Peer Effects in Networked Panel Data”
  • Marios Kokkodis (NYU PhD 2015) was nominated for the Best Theory Paper award together with Theodoros Lappas  (Stevens Inst. Of Technology) for the paper “Realizing the Activation Potential of Online Communities”
  • Jason Chan (NYU PhD 2014) won Best Associate Editor award