As a Ph.D. student at the Wisconsin School of Business, you will find an unparalleled mentoring relationship with some of the finest faculty members in the academic community who are eager to work with you in the development of your research and teaching skills. Whatever your long-range goals, faculty colleagues will challenge and support you in ways that will enable you to become the best and most productive you can be.

Rays of Research Faculty Seminar Series

A good example of the collaborative nature of research at Wisconsin can be seen in our Rays of Research seminar series, an informal forum held monthly throughout the year to provide intellectual and social exchange among our faculty and doctoral students. Faculty members share their research with colleagues and explore new pathways to thinking about complex business problems.

A sampling of recent talks includes:

"Please Touch the Merchandise"
Associate Professor Joann Peck, Marketing

"International Financial Reporting"
Professor Hollis Skaife, Accounting and Information Systems and Associate Dean of Research and Ph.D. Programs

"Housing for Smarties"
Dean François Ortalo-Magné, former professor in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics

"Learning by New Organizations"
Professor Anne Miner, Management and Human Resources

"An Analysis of Illegal Insider Trading"
Associate Professor Elizabeth Odders-White, Finance, Investment, and Banking

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