DeGroote School of Business

Available to Supervise

Each PhD field at the DeGroote School of Business has a different admissions procedure. Please make sure to carefully read the requirements of the program into which you are applying, available on the departmental website.

The following faculty members have indicated that they currently are available to supervise for a graduate student. Your professional relationship with your supervisor will be one of the most important factors contributing to the success of your graduate studies. Taking the time to find a supervisor who will complement your research and learning style will help to ensure the success of this collegial relationship.

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Prakash Abad

Management Science

Amir Akbari

Assistant Professor
Finance and Business Economics

Goran Calic

Associate Professor
Strategic Management

Trevor Chamberlain

Finance and Business Economics

Catherine Connelly

Human Resources and Management

Anna Danielova

Associate Professor
Finance and Business Economics

Brian Detlor

Information Systems
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Contact Information

Program Administrator
Bani Rafeh 

Academic Support Associate
Heather Walton 

Admissions Questions

In-Program Student Questions

905-525-9140 ext. 23373

Mailing Address
DeGroote School of Business
PhD Program
McMaster University
1280 Main Street West,
Room DSB 104
Hamilton, ON, Canada
L8S 4M4