School of Economics

PhD Student Career Destinations

Our PhD students have gone on to a wide range of careers. Below are some of the career destinations of our latest completed PhD students.


  • Donneil Cain, Economist/Project Development Specialist at the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre


  • Ashira Perera, Assistant Consultant, Oxford Policy Management
  • Geoffrey Castillo, Postdoc, IAB, Nuremburg
  • Soumyatanu Mukherjee, Faculty Lecturer/Assistant Professor in the Economics Area of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
  • Pawel Smietanka, PhD intern, Monetary Assessment and Strategy Division at the Bank of England


  • Frank Agyire-Tettey, Lecturer, Department of Economics at the University of Ghana
  • Alessio Gaggero Research Associate, The University of Nottingham
  • Zhiyong Li, Lecturer in Accounting and Finance, De Montfort University, Leicester
  • Lefan Liu, Visiting Teaching Fellow, Nottingham University Business School, Ningbo China
  • Emilija Timmis, ODI Fellow, Economist, Ministry of Finance and Planning (Office of the Chief Economist) for the Government of Rwanda
  • Milan Vanko, National Bank of Slovakia


  • Antonio Alonso Arechar, Postdoctoral Associate, Yale University
  • Francesco Fallucchi, NIBS Research Fellow, The University of East Anglia
  • Michele Imbruno, Assistant Professor, The Institute of Advanced Studies in Lucca
  • Jianan Li, Post-doc position in the School of Economics, The University of Xiamen in China
  • Zahra Murad, Four year research fellowship as a Behavioural Economist, The Department of Health Care Management and Policy, The University of Surrey
  • Simone Quercia, Three year postdoc at the IAME (Institute for Applied Microeconomics), The University of Bonn
  • Jonathan Timmis, ODI Fellow, Economist, The Rwanda Energy Group
  • Steven Trypsteen, Teaching Associate, School of Economics at The University of Nottingham


  • Sam Astill, Graduate Teaching Fellow, The University of Warwick
  • Yoke Fong Kong, Lecturer, The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
  • Tobias Ketterer Economic Analyst, The European Commission in Brussels
  • Hao Lan, Research Associate, The University of East Anglia
  • Jeroen Nieboer, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Social Policy at LSE
  • Samantha Torrance, Project Manager, Adam Smith Institute in Burundi
  • Fabio Tufano, Lectureship, School of Economics at The University of Nottingham


  • Natasha Agarwal, Consultant, The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
  • Emmanuel Amissah, Lectureship, Nottingham Trent University
  • Vaalmikki Arjoon, Lecturer in Finance, The University of the West Indies
  • Menshawy Badr, Lecturer of Economics, Sadat Academy for Management Sciences in Cairo
  • Philip Ball, Policy Analyst, HM Treasury Debasmita Basak, Lectureship, The University of Swansea
  • Sharmila Devadas, Senior Economist, The Central Bank of Malaysia
  • Zouheir El-Sahli, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Lund University in Sweden
  • Ambreen Fatima, Lecturer, The University of Karachi
  • Smaranda Pantea, Scientific Officer, European Commission Institute for Technology Studies
  • Christopher Parsons, Research Officer, The University of Oxford
  • Robert Riegler, Lecturer, Coventry Business School
  • Christian Soegaard, Teaching Fellow, The University of Warwick
  • Katerina Stanic, Researcher, The Center for Liberal-Democratic Studies in Beograd, Serbia
  • Festus Turkson, Lecturer, Department of Economics at the University of Ghana
  • Veronica Veleanu, Lecturer in Financial Economics, The University of Surrey
  • Zheng Wang, Lecturer in Economics, Hull University Business School


  • Minjia Chen, Lecturer, Nottingham University Business School
  • Medhi Chowdhury, Lecturer, Bournemouth University
  • Niall Flynn, The University of Innsbruck
  • Christop Gortz, Lecturer in Macroeconomics, The University of Birmingham
  • Agyapomma (Biibi) Gyeke-Dako, Lecturer, Durham University
  • Meng Lu, Senior Analyst, A C Nielson Marketing Consultancy, Shanghai
  • Nikhil Masters, Lecturer, The University of Manchester
  • Danny McGowan, Lecturer in Economics, Bangor Business School
  • Robert Mullings, Lecturer, Birmingham University


  • Eleonora Fichera, Research Fellow, University of Manchester
  • Olivier Godart, Department of Economics at the Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France
  • Yuki Kumagai, Teaching Associate, The University of Bristol
  • Vincent Leyaro, Senior Lecturer at the University of Dar es Salaam - Department of Economics
  • Sophia Mueller Spahn, Economist, The European Central Bank
  • Sergio Sousa, Research Fellow, The University of Sao Paulo


  • Manuel Cabral, Economics' Minister for Portugal


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