- Are you interested in leveraging your analytical skills to work on cutting-edge research questions?
- Are you ready to combine mathematic and computing skills to find innovative solutions to challenging problems in new fields?
- Are you interested in manipulating and analyzing with large amounts of data?
- Do you want to pursue research in a field with excellent academic and industry career opportunities?
Columbia Business School offers a number of opportunities for students to do high-impact research in the ultimate business laboratory: New York City. Students will have the opportunity to work alongside our leading global researchers as they develop ideas transform the business world. Our faculty work in the fields of Decision, Risk & Operations (DRO); Accounting; Finance & Economics; Management; and Marketing.
Our research offerings include the following:
SUMMER RESEARCH INTERNSHIP PROGRAM – This 10-week summer program provides an intellectually stimulating environment and exposes the intern to the world of business research. It is designed for students in their junior year, but exceptional sophomores and Master degree students have participated. Interns are provided with housing and a stipend. (Application process begins in January 2016)
FULL-TIME RESEARCH ASSOCIATE PROGRAM – This 2-3 year program allows the Research Associate to work on many different projects with world-leading faculty in their respective fields. Alumni of the program have gone on to top-tier business PhD programs or positions in top financial services firms. (Application December 1, 2015 for openings in July 2016)
PHD PROGRAM – Columbia Business School provides an intense research community and excellent resources for doctoral studies. A fellowship and stipend give doctoral students flexibility to pursue their interests without having to worry about funding. Recent graduates have joined leading academic institutions, including, Stanford, Northwestern, Wharton, and Duke. (Application deadline January 4, 2016)