Career Preparation

Position yourself for a rewarding career with a major research university, teaching college, think tank, government regulatory agency or in industry. 

Support and Guidance

Choosing a PhD program that is recognized around the world for producing superior researchers and educators is an excellent foundation on which to launch your career. 

The job search process has unique nuances for each discipline, and our faculty members work closely with you to prepare you for the demands of securing a position upon graduation. We are committed to providing the following:

  • Designated faculty members for mentorship and support
  • Cross-disciplinary support and guidance
  • Timelines, milestones and action plans for successful searches
  • Identification of professional organizations and conferences that will result in the most visibility for your research 
  • Conference participation and presentation preparation and practice sessions
  • Interview training and robust academic job talk preparation
  • Guidance and access to external resources for international students
  • Access to our global network of doctoral alumni

Envision your Future

Learn more about our Management PhD alumni and their initial appointments by following the department links below. 

Contact Us

Admissions
150 Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000
Tel:  716-645-3204
som-apps@buffalo.edu

Student Services
203 Alfiero Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000
Tel:  716-645-3200
mgtgsrv@buffalo.edu

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Employment Statistics

If you are interested in pursuing a career in higher education, check out the 2019-20 AACSB Staff Compensation and Demographics Survey. AACSB tracks the year hired, tenure status, base salary and other faculty demographics.