Job Placements

From industry to academia, our grads get great jobs in a number of fields. Check out the lists below for examples of where our department can take you.

Doctoral Placements

Name Initial Position Field Advisor
2018-2019
Seyyed Ali Moosavian UNC-Pembroke Lecturer Ag Goodwin
Yu Wu UNC-Carolina Population Center Postdoc Development Sills
Jiaqi Qi Taiping Assets Management Ag Zheng
Laura Villegas World Resources Institute Environmental Taylor
Feifei Liang South China Agricultural University Ag Zheng
Hyeongyul Roh Duke University Postdoc Environmental Fell
Lee Parton Boise State tenure track AP Environmental Thurman/von Haefen
Song Nyeon Kim Korean Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade Trade Kandilov
Sekar Setiastuti Universitas Gadjah Mada AP Macro Traum
Ziyi Mai BB&T Macro Traum
Shenan Wu Petegon Federal Credit Union Ag Goodwin
Spring 2018
Omer Kara Ag Goodwin
Aditi Pathak American Institutes for Research Labor M. Morrill
Zhiyi Xu Bates and White IO Hammond
Fall 2017
Scott Callahan Appalachian State University, Visiting AP Ag Goodwin
Parker Sheppard Heritage Foundation Macro Nason
Yang Wang 5/3 Bank Ag/Statistcs Goodwin/Ghosh
Christelle Khalaf Ohio University – Athens, Economics Development Specialist Labor M. Morrill
Moon Joon Kim Duke Kunshan University, Visiting AP Environtmental Thurman
Summer 2017
Ford Ramsey Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Tenure Track AP Applied Econometrics/Ag Goodwin
Lawson Connor The Ohio State University, Postdoc Development/Ag Z. Brown
Spring 2017
Jonathan Phillips NCSU,  Non-tenure Track Lecturer Ag Goodwin
Ji Shen SAS Econometrics Pelletier
Kelsey Hample Furman University, Tenure Track AP Experimental Hammond
Christopher Giguere Appalachian State University, Visiting AP Environmental von Haefen
Sanghyun Kim Korea Rural Economic Institute Trade Kandilov
Fall 2016
Fabio Gaetano Santeramo University of Foggia, Tenure Track Ag Goodwin
Xuetao Song Tian Feng Securities Co. Macro Kandilov
Xuan Chi Citibank Ag/Statistics Goodwin
Summer 2016
Mansur Ahmed World Bank Ag/International Goodwin
Juan He Huazhong Agricultural University, Tenure Track AP IO/Ag Zheng/Rejesus
Chi Chun “Steve” Tsang NCSU, Postdoc Ag Thurman
Marjan Orang Gilbarco Veeder-Root Inc. Trade Kandilov
Robert Dinterman The Ohio State University, Postdoc Developmental Renkow
Qifeng “Fox” Weng Wells Fargo Financial Econometrics Pelletier
Haoshi Yang Citizens Bank Ag Thurman
Marwa Salem RTI International Environmental von Haefen
Spring 2016
Alimamy Kamara Duke University, Teaching Fellow International Goodwin
Irina Pritchett BBVA Compass Bank Labor/Ag Goodwin
Amanda Clayton Walsh RTI Interntional Developmental/Health/Labor M. Morrill/Thurman
Fall 2015
Dawn Marie Clay USDA-ERS Ag Wohlgenant
Chotima Pornsawang Prince of Songkla University, Tenure track AP Development Rejesus
Jeonghoi Heo Korea Rural Economic Institute Ag Wohlgenant
Steven Dundas Oregon State University, Tenure Track AP Environmental von Haefen
Junwen Wang Discover Trade Kandilov
Summer 2015
Moonhee Cho KIEP (South Korea, Research Institute) Applied Metrics/Trade Zheng/Kandilov
Aymard Kassi BB&T Finance/Metrics Pelletier
Andres Riquelme University of Talca, Tenure Track AP Econometrics Caner
Summer 2014
Ashley Hungerford ERS Metrics/Ag Goodwin/Ghosh
Lu Jin STATA Metrics Inoue
Zhen Wang Brattle Group IO/Metrics Vukina
Youngjin Choi Temple University non-tenure track AP Macro Pearce/Traum
Julia Borman AIR Worldwide Applied micro Goodwin
Spring 2014
Stephanie Riche ERS Micro/Ag Goodwin/Kandilov
Xiaoyan Tang Guizhou University of Finance and Economics Trade/Metrics Pearce
Boris Zhukov Ball St U tenure track AP Applied micro von Haefen
Majid Al-Saggaf Financial Services in Saudi Arabia Finance/Metrics Pelletier
Fall 2013
Xingyi Puckett Optimal Solutions (group analyst) Environmental Taylor
Xuan Chen University of Maine tenure track AP Ag Goodwin
Summer 2013
Xiaomei Chen BB&T Environmental/Metrics Roberts/Taylor
Shu Li Capital One Ag/Applied Metrics Thurman
Nam Tran Oregon State post doc Ag/Environmental Roberts
Rob Kane SUNY-Fredonia tenure track AP Macro/International Seater
Wei Wei Aarhus University, post-doc Financial Econometrics Pelletier
Maliha Cheema EcoEnergyFinance Development/Trade Renkow
Qingxin He Winston Salem State University, non tenure track AP IO/Applied micro Zheng
Luyuan Niu MSX International Applied micro Wohlgenant
Philip N’gulingwa Balele Bank of Tanzania Trade/Macro Pearce
Spring 2013
 Jen Maki FTI Consulting, Center for Healthcare Economics and Policy Health/Labor Goodwin/Morrill
Sanja Lutzeyer Inter American Development Bank, McKinsey & Co. Environmental/Metrics Taylor
Tengying Weng Fuzzy Logix Ag/Metrics Zheng/Vukina
Tsun Feng Chiang Henan U (China) tenure track AP Financial Pearce
Sofia Kotsiri Purdue postdoc Env./Applied Micro Rejesus
Fall 2012
Neveen Ahmed U of Cairo (Egypt) tenure track AP Macro Pelletier
Mitch Dudley University of Michigan lecturer Ag Vukina/Thurman
Xu Han City University of Hong Kong tenure track AP Econometrics/Macro Inoue
Jong Jin Kim Korean Rural Economic Institute Ag/Trade Zheng/Kandilov
Aycan Koksal Cleveland State non-tenure track AP Ag Wohlgenant
Sergey Kondyan Nazarbayev University tenure track AP Macro Seater
Chun-Hung Kuo International University of Japan tenure track AP Macro/Metrics Inoue
Jonathan Lee ECU tenure track AP Environmental Taylor
Jessica Madariaga University of Charleston tenure track AP Macro/International Leblebicioglu/Grennes
Jieyuan Zhao SAS Ag Goodwin
Haiqing Zheng BB&T Financial Pelletier
Congnan Zhan RKMC Law IO Zheng
Summer 2012
Fatih Altunok Turkish Treasury Macro/Financial Pearce
Tracy Collins New College of Florida tenure track AP Macro Seater
Chien Yu Huang SW U of Finance and Econ (China) tenure track AP Macro Seater
Santi Sanglestsawai Kasetsart University (Thailand) tenure track AP Ag Rejesus
Spring 2012
Qingliang Fan Xiamen University tenure track AP Metrics Caner
Kevin Furlong Bureau of Economic Analysis IO Zheng
Tim Hamilton University of Richmond tenure track AP Environmental Phaneuf
Cengiz Tunc Turkish Treasury Financial Pelletier
Feng Qiu University of Alberta tenure track AP Ag Goodwin
Yanru Yu Dell Financial, Data Modeling Analyst Financial Pelletier/Pearce
Fall 2011
Gulcan Onel SAS Ag/Metrics Goodwin
Spring 2011
Hee Jung Choi University of Florida postdoc Ag/IO Wohlgenant
Shay Fatal NCSU Solar Center Ag/Environmental Thurman
Fall 2010
Ying Erh Chen Tamkang University, Taiwan tenure track AP Ag Goodwin
Wu Yueh Hu Providence University (Taiwan) tenure track AP Ag Zheng/Vukina
Lei Ji Shanghai University of Finance and Econ tenure track AP Macro Seater
Matt Kutch Xavier University non tenure track AP Health Headen
Rotua Lumbantobing Westminster College tenure track AP Development Renkow
Brad Sturgill Grand Valley State tenure track AP Macro Seater
Hernan Tejeda Utah State post doc Applied metrics Goodwin
Ligia Vado Sequeira University of Illinois at Chicago, research associate Ag Goodwin
Karine Yenokian Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan tenure track AP Macro/International Seater

Master's Placements

Name Company/Institution
Spring 2018
Chi Zhang NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Ting Wang NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Filippo Massari NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Yiqing Liu NC State University, Economics Ph.D.
Ho Joon Chang
Mithila Guha Drexel University Marketing Ph.D.
Will Harris NC State University, Economics Ph.D.
Weston Head The Institute for Transportation Research and Education
Qiuyi Wang
Bruno Da Silva NC State University Forestry Ph.D.
Zack Small Bank of America
Fall 2017
Theint Theint San Unknown
Anthony Atchison Unknown
Pawel Brzezicki Ministry of Economic Development, Poland
Raeven Braswell SAS, Analytical Consultant
Michelle Stepien Unknown
Ashley Elias Unknown
Feifei Liang NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Hyeongyul Roh NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Andrew Hessler NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Huachen Li NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Nino Abashidze NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Summer 2017
Song Nyeon Kim NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Tiezheng Song NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Daemyung Lee NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Jin Qin NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Sungkwol Park NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Wenhao Cui NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Kenneth Rich NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Kelly Nelson NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Huiwen Hu NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Caiqin Wang NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Yiming Lin NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Zhongyuan You NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Ali Karagoz Turkish Ministry of Development
Spring 2017
Urim Cho Unknown
Eric Harmeling SAS
Nadeem Rizwan World Bank
Victoria Stice Orangetheory Fitness
Patrick Royal Institute of Consumer Money Management
Yao Yang NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Shwetasunil Gimpnkar NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Aroosa Roohi Unknown
Fall 2016
Jared Roberts Northwestern Mutual
Jian Wen Unknown
Mengqi Xing NC State University, Statistics MR
Keegan Mitchell Estancia Capital Management LLC
Hira Anis ROI Revolution
Brandon Lee XSInc
Emma Thorp Ipreo
Tugba Ozer-kaya NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate – Forestry
Parker Sheppard NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Summer 2016
Ji Shen NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Spring 2016
Derek Ihnen Unknown
Yang Xu University of the Pacific, Data Science
Wenjing Sun Unknown
Mohammad Askani Unknown
Jinyi Wang Worldwide Clinical Trials
Hanqi Zhu Unknown
Michael Simon Sageworks
Moonjoon Kim NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Marcus Reason Mathnasium
Matt Pearce Unknown
Maytham Abdulraheem NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Zhirui Ye Unknown
Zeyneb Ersayin Turkish Ministry of Development
Alexandra Naumenko NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Carlo Zanelli US Department of State Economics, Intern
Marjan Orang NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Fall 2015
Amanda Clayton NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Bobby Fann Trivantage, Business Analyst
Lee Parton NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Olga Robinette Triple E Apartment Management
Gordana Vujec Bilingual Connections, LLC
Shuyang Wang NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Evan Rogers NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Summer 2015
Kelsey Hample NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Jacob Anderson Spartanburg School System
Patrick McLane NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Qing Chang Duke University, Public Policy M.S.
Spring 2015
Jonathan Jakubowski Law School
Elise Hauser Sageworks, Bank Analytics
James Small Institute for Transportation Research and Education
Russell Mau Bank of America, Quant. Analyst
Phillip Black Econometrica
Shangbo Lu Kantar Millward Brown, LLC
Bingya Chen Unknown
Chang Liu Infotech Venture Capital, Analyst
Eray Yavuz Teknovac, Project Manager
Rui Liu Sinosteel, Project Manager
Seyyed Zeytoon NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Matthew Jackson Nabler
Michael Abler Momentum Research, Inc.
Olusola Olaniran NC Department of Treasury, Intern
Ji Zhou Minjiang University
Hongxiang Zhang Golden Bridge, Inc., Analyst
Fall 2014
David Chan Credit Suisse, Broker
Shelly Houghton American Journal Experts, Payroll Mgr/Fin Asst.
Nurettin Tuysuz Turkish Ministry of Development, Planning Expert
Jing Xie Cinda Securities
Daniel Nelson Looker, Data Analyst
Maxwell Strickland Quintiles, Programmer
Xuetao Song NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Sekar Setiastuti NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Erdogan Hatunoglu State Planning Organization, Turkey
Summer 2014
Cengiz Yanasoglu Turkish Ministry of Development
Scott Callahan NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Brian Chan Unknown
Omer Faruk Tekdogan Turkish Government
Ahmet Tutal Undersecretariat of the Treasury, Turkish Treasury Controller
Spring 2014
Eric Zwieg University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, SAS Programmer
Thomas Barrett NC State University, ECE Masters
Rongsheng Li Unknown
Jonas Feit Bureau of Labor Statistics, Economist
Tahiya Nuzhat Aberdeen Group, Senior Quant. Associate
Ebrahim Al Ebrahim Turkish government
Yuchen Zhao Unknown
Ge Yu NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate – Forestry and Environmental Resources
David Solis Unknown
Longzhong Shi NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Yue Yuan Unknown
Mehmet Tarik Eraslan Unknown
Shenan Wu NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Xiao Wang Unknown
Yu Wu NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Victor Cuspinera Contreras El Banco de Mexico
Fall 2013
Yiwei Jiang Entera Health, Pharmaceutical Sales Analyst
Antoine Offer Cisco, Sales Support Analyst
Ayele Foli Unknown
Edwin Vosburgh UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Applications Analyst
Linda Asiabaka Unknown
Sarina Shirazi Shushuk International, Director of Business Development; Visiting Faculty
Bo Ning NC State University Department of Statistics, Research Assistant
Min Qin Scott Madden Inc., Research Analyst
Summer 2013
JoonHo Hur Unknown
Shruti Dharni Amity School of Economics, Assistant Professor
Joanna Thorp Captrust, Associate
Lawson Connor NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate
Kai Zhang Southern Methodist University, Ph.D. Candidate
Spring 2013
William Putt US Army, Logistics Officer
Abdel Aziz Lawani University of Kentucky, Ph.D. Candidate
Xiogu Li University of Tennessee, Ph.D. Candidate
Yunsi Chen Ph.D. Candidate, Penn State
Mustafa Suyabatmas Turkish Government, Public Finance Expert
Ekrem Kartal Turkish Government, Treasury Expert
Qin Chen Unknown
Zhidong Chen Unknown
John Dixon Wake Technical Community College, Adjunct Professor
Richard Hammer NC State University – Math
Raymond Smith NC State University, Ph.D. Candidate – Ind and Sys Eng
Sebastian Fernandez NC State University, Class Technician/Entrepreneur
Paul Jackson NC Law Enforcement, LEO Support Specialist
Alison Thompson Edward Jones, Financial Planner
Edward Muse Ameriprise, Financial Planner
Lei He Action for Children, Data Analyst
Mengying Xu InStepp Inc, Marketing Analyst
Aditi Pathak NC State University Department of Economics, Research Assistant
Chen Wang Clemson, Ph.D. Candidate
Xiao Cai Unknown
Aras Alpay Turkish Government, Treasury Expert
Crystal Pettigrew Unknown
Fall 2012
Michael Davenport Inmar, Analyst
Jackqueline Davis US Composting Council, Data Analyst
Muyi Yang MarketShare, Marketing Analyst
William Cubbison George Washington University, Ph.D. Candidate
Johnny Shull Charles Koch Institute, Program Coordinator
Xiaoshan Li Unknown
Qian Zhang Unknown
Xiaoyu Gao Unknown
Hemal Shah Duke University Management Corporation, Performance Analysis
Ezgi Kaya Unknown