QMSS not only provides a dynamic, intellectual academic environment, but also has an outstanding record of alumni placement. A number of graduates have entered the private sector, applying the tools developed through the program to the analysis of financial markets. Others have taken research positions in non-profit and government agencies, while a growing number of our graduates are entering prestigious PhD programs in traditional social science disciplines.

Academic

 

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Data Analyst

CIESIN, Columbia University
Research Assisstant

College of Mount Saint Vincent
Career Counselor

Columbia University

Data Specialist
Lab Coordinator 
Lead Software Developer
Librarian 
Research Assistant 

Columbia Business School
Administrative Assistant

Columbia Computing (CUIT)
Manager

Columbia University College of Dental Medicine 
Researcher

Teachers College
Graduate Research Assistant 

CRED/Earth Institute
Research Assistant

City University of New York 
Senior Coordinator of Research & Evaluation, NYC

Georgia State University
Graduate Research Assistant

Harvard University Business School
Research Associate

Harvard University Education Innovation Laboratory
Research Manager 

Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (Mexico City)
Instructor of Economics

Integrated Substance Abuse Program, University of California Los Angeles
Statistician

Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Corporation
Health Psychology Researcher 

National Opinion Research Center, University of Chicago
Private Research Evaluator

New York Univsersity Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy
Database Project Manager

Rutgers University
Assistant Professor

Teacher's College
Research Assistant 

University of Iceland
Research Fellow

Universidad de Monterrey
Professor

University at Albany
Doctoral Fellow

University of Costa Rica
Political Science Researcher

University of Delaware
Assistant Professor

University of Macau
Research Officer

University of Maryland, JPSM
Researcher

University of Michigan Institute for Social Research
Research Area Specialist,  Associate

University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy
Research Fellow

University of Osaka
Lecturer

 

Consulting

Research Analyst

Abt Associates, Inc.
Analyst

Booz Allen Hamilton (U.K.)
Consultant

Brighstar Corp.
Director of Finance for Global Services 

C1 Consulting
Research Analyst

Connectivity Data Systems
Research Analyst 

Halcrow, Inc.
Economist 

ICF Macro
Project Manager

Monitor Group
Consultant

Morgan Franklin Corp.
Senior Consultant 

North South Consultants Exchange
Senior Analyst

Quantitative Economic Solutions
Senior Economic Analyst

ZS Associates

 

Federal Government

Economic Development Board
Assistant Head 

Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Financial/Economic Analyst

House Budget Committee
Chief Economist 

Infina (Integrated Financial Analysts)
Business Analyst

 

Financial Systems

 

American Express
Manager, Global Privacy Capabilities

Bank of America
Vice President, Consumer Credit Officer 

Citibank
Analyst

Commonfund
Direcor, Alternative Investments

Credit Suisse
Emerging Markets Strategist

Credit Suisse First Boston
Analyst

Compass Group Investment Advisors
Investment Analyst 

Development Bank of Japan
Vice President 

Dresdner Bank
Analyst 

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development 
Economic Analyst

Grosvenor Capital Management
Investment Analyst - Risk Management 

JP Morgan Chase
Foreign Exchange & Derivatives Marketer

JP Morgan Chase, Singapore
Macroeconomic Research

Merrill Lynch
Human Resources Analyst
Senior Specialist
Marketing Research Analyst
Vice President / Corporate Currency and Solutions Group

Merrin Capital Management
Associate 

Morgan Stanley
Research Associate

 

Investment Banking and Trading

American Stock Exchange
Analyst

Asia Pacific Land Japan
Analyst

Bernstein Company

Black Rock
Finance Department

Blaylock
Investment Banking Analyst

Clovis Capital
Trader

Evercore ISI
Economist 

Geode Capital
Analyst 

Gerson Lehrman Group
Research Manager 

K2 Advisors Risk Measurement Team
Analyst

Khosla Ventures
Partner

Mizuho Corporate Bank
AVP
Associate (formerly WestLB do Brasil S.A.)

Moody's Investors Service
Senior Associate 

Securities, Litigation and Consulting Group
Financial Economist

Third Point LLC
Head of Quantitative Research

 

Marketing and Advertising

BrandScience
Senior Analyst in Marketing Analytics

Cognizant Technology Services
Project Leader 

Hankook Research
Researcher

L'Oreal 
Trade Marketing and Category Management 

OgilvyOne
Analyst

Omnicom Media Group
Senior Manager 

OTX
Senior Research Manager 

Publicis Modem & Dialog
Senior Analyst 
Project Leader 

Universal McCann Advertising
Manager & Analyst

YouGov America
Analyst 

 

Market Research

Data Development Worldwide
Statistical Analyst

Global Strategy Group
Associate

Harris Interactive
Senior Project Researcher

Lake, Snell, Perry, Mermin Decision Research
Senior Research Analyst

Market Research
Statistical Analyst 

MarketRx
Research Analyst 

Nielsen IAG
Research Director

Research International Japan
Consultant

Vision Critical
Senior Research Manager 

 

Media and Entertainment

Facebook

Agencey Management, Lead

Greenlight
Director of Social Media

Google
Senior Business Analyst in Online Sales and Operations

Leonard Group
Researcher 

New York Times Company
Business Analyst

Sony DADC
Business Analyst / Project Manager 

Exponential (formerly Tribal Fusion)
Insights Manager

Zagat Survey
Management Consultant

 

Non-Governmental Organization

CLOCKSS
Development Officer

Conference Board
Associate Economist
Undersecretariat of Foreign Trade 

IFPRI
Senior Researcher

MicroFinance Transparency
Associate 

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Senior Research Analyst 

United Nations
Analyst for World Population Aging Report 2009 and Population, Resources, Environment and Development databank

United Nations Population Fund
Consultant

 

Nonprofit

Do Something
Data Analyst

College Board 
Associate Director, Strategy and Analytics

GLSEN 
Research Assistant

Omni New York LLC
Asset Manager

Working in Support of Education (WISE)
Management Consultant

 

Policy Research

Abt SRBI, Inc.
Project Manager

American Institutes for Research
Research Analyst
Research Associate in Education, Human Development, and the Workforce

Brookings Institution
Senior Research Associate 

Institute for the Study of Aging
Research Associate 

Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC)
Technical Research Assistant
Consultant 

 

Science and Technology

Amgen
Analyst

Cisco Systems
Project Manager 

Factset Research Systems
Investment Management Consultant

Garibaldi Technology Partners
Associate

Lifescience Dynamics, Ltd.
Director of Market Intelligence 

Pfizer
Senior Manager, Economic Policy and Analysis

Simulstat, Inc.
Biostatistician

 

State & Local Government

Arizona Bureau of Tobacco and Chronic Disease
Research and Evaluation Team

Center of Economic Opportunity for the City of New York
Data Analyst

Central Bank of Turkey
Specialist 

City of New York
Research Scientist

Medical Director of Health, Iceland
Research Scientist 

Ministry of Interior, Mexico
Director of Democratic Culture

New Jersey Department of Education
Data Analyst

New York City Department of Education 
Director of Strategic Analysis
Senior Research Officer
Achievement Coach
Portfolio Data Analyst

New York City Department of Health
Senior Tobacco Analyst

Turkey
Senior Research Analyst

 

Other

Airbus Internal Audit
Junior Audit Consultant

Altig International (Life Insurance Dispensary System)
Associate

Branded Asset Management Group
Economics Program

Democratic National Committee
Analyst

Pohang Iron and Steel Company (POSCO), Seoul 
Financial Economist

Pemex (Petroleos Mexicanos)
Manager, Management Science and Global Market Analytics Group

Rosetta
Research Analyst

Screen Actors Guild
Analyst

Singapore Airlines
Consultant

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Legal Assistant