PhD Economics alumni profiles

Most of our doctoral graduates obtain faculty positions at universities all over the world. A smaller number find employment in the public or private sector. Find out what they think of the research environment in the department.



Xiaolan Fu

PhD Economics, 2003

After graduation, Xiaolan was involved in research at the University of Cambridge and then moved to the University of Oxford.

Nahed Taher

PhD Economics, 2001

Previously the CEO of Gulf One Investment Bank, Nahed was voted one of the 'world's most powerful 100 women' by in 2006.

Vidya Mahambare

PhD Economics, 2001

Vidya currently works as an Associate Professor of Economics and Finance at Great Lakes Institute of Management in India.

Ching-Fu Chen

PhD Economics, 2000

Since 2013, Ching-Fu has served as the Director General of the Transport Bureau in Taiwan.