Doctoral Program Alumni

Academic Placements

Barrak Algharabali PhD, 2019 Assistant Professor

Kuwait University

Alex Combs PhD, 2018 Assistant Professor

University of Georgia

Cory Curl, PhD Candidate PhD, 2020 Lecturer, Director of Undergraduate Studies

Martin School of Public Policy and Administration, University of Kentucky

Dwight Denison PhD, 1997 Professor

University of Kentucky

John Foster PhD, 2012 Assistant Professor

S. Illinois University at Edwardsville

Peter A Jones, MPP Phd '14 PhD, 2014 Assistant Professor

Department of Political Science & Public Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Saerim Kim PhD, 2018 Assistant Professor

Columbus State University

Hyokyung Kwak PhD, 2019 Assistant Professor

College of Charleston

Jawad Ali Shah, PhD Candidate PhD, 2021 Research Fellow

Oxford University Centre of Business Taxation

Andrew Sullivan, PhD Candidate PhD, 2021 Assistant Professor

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Asst. Prof at Renmin, China Dr. Wenchi Wei PhD, 2019 Assistant Professor

Institute of Public Finance and Public Policy, Renmin University of China

Jiebing Wen, PhD Candidate PhD, 2020 Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Harvard University

Martin School for Public Policy and Administration replacement graphic PhD, 2018 Chair of Department of Business and Public Policy

Young Harris College

Jinhai Yu PhD, 2018 Assistant Professor (Tenure Track)

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

Ron Zimmer, Director of the Martin School PhD, 1997 Director and Professor at the Martin School

University of Kentucky

Non-Academic Placements

Martin School for Public Policy and Administration replacement graphic PhD, 2019 Statistician

Y-12 National Security Complex

Martin School for Public Policy and Administration replacement graphic PhD, 2013 Research Associate

Kentucky Transportation Center - University of Kentucky Management and the Martin School

Nate Kratzer PhD, 2018 Lead Data Scientist

Brown Forman

Bethany Paris, Part Time Instructor PhD, 2013 Senior Economic Research Associate

Center for Business and Economic Research, UK

Cole Rakow PhD, 2016 Economist

New York City Independent Budget Office

Rhonda Trautman PhD, 1991 Mayor

Glasgow, Kentucky