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Our PhD in Business, Management prepares you for a successful career in academia. You’ll gain the depth of knowledge and skills required to conduct quality research and disseminate those findings at scholarly conferences and top-tier journals. You’ll become well versed in strategy formulation, organizational behavior, experimental design, leadership, and more, positioning you for career success.
We offer three areas of specialization:
During your first two years in the program, you will take seminars on both micro and macro topics before focusing on the one that interests you the most.
We are looking for highly motivated individuals who are hardworking and passionate about research. Begin your application today to become a student of the nationally ranked Harbert College of Business.Apply
Management faculty frequently partner with students to conduct quality research, preparing them to make meaningful contributions to the management research field. Recent collaborations have yielded publications in top-tier management journals, such as Journal of Applied Psychology, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management, and Journal of Operations Management.
Our alumni have held or currently hold faculty positions at Louisiana State University (LSU), Mississippi State University, Oklahoma State University, Syracuse University, Texas Christian University (TCU), Texas Tech University, University of Colorado-Colorado Springs, University of Southern Mississippi, University of Missouri, and Virginia Commonwealth University.