University of Rochester

Graduate Studies

Rochester Social Science Ph.D.s on the Faculties of Highly Ranked Schools and Programs*


Faculty
Appointment
Graduate Position Title Ph.D. Program
Harvard Matthew Platt Assistant Professor of Government Ph.D. Political Science 2008
Harvard Kenneth A. Shepsle  George D. Markham Professor of Government Ph.D. Political Science 1970 
Harvard Arthur Spirling Assistant Professor of Government Ph.D. Political Science 2008 
Yale Seok-ju Cho Assistant Professor of Political Science  Ph.D. Political Science 2005
Yale Gary B. Gorton Frank Professor of Management and Finance Ph.D. Economics 1983
Yale Howard P. Kahn Assistant Clinical Professor Child Study Center Ph.D. Psychology 1970
Yale Julia Kim-Cohen Assistant Professor of Psychology Ph.D. Clinical and Social Psychology 2001
Stanford Morris P. Fiorina Wendt Family Professor of Political Science; Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution Ph.D. Political Science 1972
Stanford Simon Jackman Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1995
Stanford Keith Krehbiel Edward B. Rust Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1983
Stanford Andrzej Skrzypacz Theodore J. Kreps Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2000
Stanford Peter Stone Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2000
Princeton Kristopher Ramsay Assistant Professor, Department of Politics, Robert K. Root University Preceptor Ph.D. Political Science 2005
Princeton Jose A. Scheinkman  Theodore A Wells '29 Professor of Economics  Ph.D. Economics 1974 
Pennsylvania Harold L. Cole Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1986
Pennsylvania Daniel Gillion Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2009
Pennsylvania Joao F. Gomes Howard Butcher III Professor of Finance Ph.D. Economics 1997
Pennsylvania Jeremy Greenwood Professor of Economics  Ph.D. Economics 1983
Chicago Richard Thaler Keller Professor of Behavioral Science & Economics Ph.D. Economics 1974
Columbia Partha Chatterjee Professor of Anthropology  Ph.D. Political Science 1972
Columbia John Huber Professor and Chair of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1991
Cal Tech Peter Ordeshook Harkness Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1969
Michigan Julie Boland Professor of Psychology and of Linguistics Ph.D. Psychology 1989
Michigan James Morrow Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1981
Michigan Ann M. Shields Adjunct Professor of Psychology Ph.D. Clinical Psychology 1988
Michigan Linda Tesar Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1988
Wisconsin Seth Pollak Distinguished Professor of Psychology and of Psychiatry and Pediatrics Ph.D. Clinical Psychology and Brain & Cognitive Sciences 1995
Wisconsin Ananthakrishnan Seshadri Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2000
UC San Diego Christopher P. Chambers Associate Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2003
UC San Diego Richard Kronick Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine; Chief of the Division of Health Care Services Ph.D. Political Science 1978
UC San Diego Keith Poole Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1978
UC San Diego Branislav Slantchev Associate Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2002
Cornell Tapan Mitra Goldwin Smith Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1975
Duke Atila Abdulkadiroglu Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2000
Duke John Aldrich Pfizer-Pratt University Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1975
Duke Bahar Leventoglu Assistant Professor of Economics and Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2001
Duke Thomas Nechyba Professor and Chair of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1994
Duke David Rohde  Friedl Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1971
UCLA Nancy Levine Professor of Anthropology Ph.D. Anthropology 1978
UCLA Lee Ohanian Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1993
UCLA Jerome Siegel Professor of Psychiatry Ph.D. Psychology 1973
UCLA Lynn Vavreck Associate Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1997
Northwestern Daniel Diermeier IBM Distinguished Prof. of Regulation and Competitive Practice Ph.D. Political Science 1995
Northwestern Timothy Feddersen Hobbs Professor of Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences Ph.D. Political Science 1992
Northwestern Arlen Moller Research Assistant Professor Ph.D. Social and Personality Psychology 2002
Northwestern Sergio Rebelo Tokai Bank Professor of International Finance Ph.D. Economics 1989
Northwestern James P. Schummer, Jr. Associate Professor of Managerial Economics & Decision Science Ph.D. Economics 1997
Northwestern Kyoungwon Seo Assistant Professor of Managerial Economics & Decision Science Ph.D. Economics 2008
Dartmouth Linda Fowler Professor of Government and Reagan Professor of Policy Studies Ph.D. Political Science 1974
Brown Jerome N. Sanes Professor of Neuroscience Ph.D. Psychology 1980
Brown Wendy J. Schiller Associate Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1994
Brown Ronald Seifer Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Ph.D. Developmental Psychology 1981
Washington University Michele Boldrin Hoyt Distinguished Professor of Economics in Arts and Sciences Ph.D. Economics 1987
Washington University Matthew Gabel Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1994
Washington University Glenn MacDonald John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics and Strategy Ph.D. Economics 1979
Washington University Itai Sened Professor and Chair of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1989
Washington University Robert W. Walker  Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2005
Washington University Ping Wang  Seigle Family Professor and Chair of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1987
Johns Hopkins Jane Guyer Professor of Anthropology Ph.D. Anthropology 1972
Johns Hopkins Heidi E. Hutton Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Ph.D. Psychology 1984
Johns Hopkins Ola A. Selnes Professor of Neurology Ph.D. Psychology 1978
North Carolina Stephen E. Gent Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2005
North Carolina Georg Vanberg Associate Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1999
Washington Michael Hadjimichalakis Associate Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1970
Washington John D. Wilkerson Associate Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1991
Illinois Susan Garnsey Professor of Psychology and Linguistics Ph.D. Psychology 1985
Illinois Martin Manalansan Associate Professor of Anthropology Ph.D. Anthropology 1997
Illinois Nicholas C. Yannelis Commerce Distinguished Alumni Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1983
Carnegie Mellon Onur Kesten  Assistant Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2005
Texas James Enelow Professor of Government Ph.D. Political Science 1977
Texas Takashi Hayashi Assistant Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2004
Virginia Leonard J. Mirman Paul Goodloe McIntire Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1970
Minnesota Songying Fang Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2006
Minnesota Roger Feldman Blue Cross Professor of Health Insurance Ph.D. Economics 1976
Vanderbilt John Conley Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1990
Vanderbilt Mario Crucini Associate Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1991
Vanderbilt Eric Bond Roby Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1979
New York University Gian Luca Clementi  Assistant Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2000
New York University Catherine Hafer Associate Professor of Politics Ph.D. Political Science 2001
New York University Alastair Smith Professor of Politics Ph.D. Political Science 1995
New York University Paul A. Wachtel Professor of Economics and Jules Bachman Faculty Fellow Ph.D. Economics 1971
New York University Charles A. Wilson Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1976
Georgetown Norman Finkel Professor of Psychology Ph.D. Psychology 1971
Penn State Tamar R. London Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2002
Ohio State Lung Fei Lee University Chaired Professor Ph.D. Economics 1977
Ohio State Ingrid Werner Martin and Andrew Murrer Professor of Finance Ph.D. Economics 1990
Ohio State John R. Wright Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1983
Rice Songying Fang Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2006
Rice Lanny Martin Associate Professor of Political Science BA Political Science 1990, Ph.D. Political Science 2000
Rice Randy T. Stevenson Albert Thomas Associate Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1997
USC Christian Grose Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2003
USC Toben H. Mintz Associate Professor of Psychology and Linguistics Ph.D. Brain and Cognitive Science and Linguistics 1996
USC Simon J. Wilkie Chair of the Department of Economics and Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1990
Brandeis Dave Jacobson Professor of Anthropology Ph.D. Anthropology and Sociology 1967
Pittsburgh Daniele Coen-Pirani Associate Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2000
Pittsburgh SuJean Choi Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Ph.D. Psychology 1992
Indiana William T. Bianco Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1987
Boston University Jianjun Miao Associate Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2003
Boston University Jawwad Noor Assistant Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 2005
Texas A & M Elena McLean Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2007
Texas A & M Ahmer Tarar Associate Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2003
Texas A & M Taehee Whang Assistant Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 2007
Texas A & M Guy D. Whitten Associate Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1994
Purdue John G. Pomery Associate Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1977
Amherst Lawrence A. Babb Professor of Anthropology, Chair of Asian Language and Civilization Ph.D. Anthropology 1969
Wesleyan John Bonin Hubbard Professor of Economics and Social Science Ph.D. Economics 1969
Wesleyan R. Lincoln Keiser Professor of Anthropology Ph.D. Anthropology 1971
Wesleyan Harry Sinnamon Professor of Psychology and of Neuroscience and Behavior Ph.D. Psychology 1972
Vassar Anne Constantinople Randolph Distinguished Professor of Psychology Ph.D. Social Psychology 1966
Hamilton James Bradfield Elias W. Leavenworth Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1973
Bates David A. Aschauer Elmer W. Campbell Professor of Economics Ph.D. Economics 1983
Oberlin William Friedman Professor of Psychology Ph.D. Psychology 1977
Oberlin Joy Hanna Assistant Professor of Psychology Ph.D. Brain and Cognitive Sciences 2001
Trinity College Diana Evans Professor of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science 1980


* Schools and programs were included if they were among the top 25 as ranked by US News & World Report; if they were among the top 25 doctoral programs in a discipline as ranked by the National Research Council; if they were among the top 25 national universities in average National Research Council faculty quality rating (reported in the May/June 1996 issue of Change); or if they were among the top 25 universities in terms of the number of disciplines highly ranked. The list reflects up-to-date information as of the winter of 2010.


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