No matter where your academic career will take you, a UBC PhD can help you get there.

Meet Our Alumni

UBC Sauder's rigorous PhD program attracts impactful researchers that drive change in the global marketplace. It prepares our students for ambitious roles, but also provides the framework for their academic success in and out of the classroom.

Leah Sheppard  

Challenging gender bias in the workplace

Leah Sheppard, Assistant Professor, Washington State University's Carson College of Business
PhD OBHR, 2014

Leah Sheppard credits her ability to write meaningful research, and keep her own students ahead of the curve, to her time as a PhD student.

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Charles Martineau


Bringing innovation to finance research

Charles Martineau, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
PhD Finance, 2016

When Charles Martineau decided to pursue his PhD in Finance, what he discovered was a place that coupled creative academia with a strong, supportive community.

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Kirk Kristofferson


Research on ‘Slacktivism’ opens doors to dream job

Kirk Kristofferson, Assistant Professor, Arizona State University
PhD Marketing, 2015

Kirk Kristofferson has been producing impactful consumer behaviour research since his days as as PhD student at UBC Sauder.

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