The Department of Economics at Washington University has a strong reputation for preparing high-quality PhD students for academic positions as well as for private- and public-sector jobs. We are seeking qualified students from any field who possess strong analytical abilities in mathematics and statistics and who are willing to complete a challenging Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Economics.
Students are fully funded for 5 years and receive an annual stipend of $35,000, as well as full tuition waiver and health insurance. The department offers students financial support while they remain in good academic standing.
Federal STEM program: International students are allowed to work up 3 years post-graduation(OPT).
Graduate Director: Jonathan Weinstein