Placements

This list includes some former PhD students' placements after graduation. It does not include all former PhD students. 

Dr. Ellapulli Vasudevan defended his dissertation in May 2020 and started as an Assistant Professor at ESCP Paris in fall 2020.

Dr. Mikael Paaso defended his disseration in June 2019 and started as an Assistant Professor at Erasmus University Rotterdam in September 2019.

Dr. Petra Vokatá defended her disseration in May 2019 and started as an Assistant Professor at the Fisher College of Business, Ohio State University in fall 2019.

Dr. Markus Sihvonen defended his dissertation in June 2018 and immediately after started as a Research Economist at the Bank of Finland

Dr. Vitaly Orlov defended his dissertation in December 2016 and started as an Assistant Professor in the University of St. Gallen in August 2017

Dr. Ville Rantala defended his dissertation in May 2016 and started as an Assistant Professor in University of Miami in August 2016.

Dr. Deniz Okat defended his dissertation in May 2016 and started as an Assistant Professor in Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in August 2016.

Dr. Magnus Blomkvist has started on September 1, 2014 as an assistant professor of finance at The Audencia School of Management in Nantes.

Dr. Kalle Rinne defended his PhD dissertation in May 2012 and started immediately after it as a Post Doc researcher at the Luxembourg School of Finance.

Dr. Petri Jylhä defended his PhD dissertation in May 2012 and started as an Assistant Professor of Finance at Imperial College Business School in September 2012.

Dr. Joni Kokkonen joined the CATÓLICA-LISBON School of Business & Economics as an Assistant Professor of Finance in September 2011.

 

Awards

Vitaly Orlov's doctoral thesis "Essays on Currency Anomalies" awarded, 2018

Ville Rantala's doctoral thesis "Essays on Peer Effects in Finance" awarded, 2017

Salla Pöyry's doctoral thesis "Essays on Financial Market Frictions and Imperfections" awarded, 2016

Petri Jylhä’s doctoral thesis "Essays on the Economics of Hedge Funds" awarded, 2013

Juha Joenväärä's doctoral thesis "Essays on hedge fund performance and risk" awarded, 2012.

Kalle Rinne: Award for dissertation of high quality at Aalto University in 2012.