Selected Ph.D. Recipients in the Ohio State University Family Resource Management Graduate Program (now part of the Consumer Sciences Graduate Program.)(Positions are last known positions.)

Su Hyun Shin, PhD, 2016, Assistant Professor, University of Alabama (advisers: Montalto & Lillard)

Cheuk Hee (Michael) Cheung, PhD, 2016, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Ohio State University (adviser: Yilmazer)

Kenneth White, PhD, 2016, Assistant Professor, University of Georgia (adviser: Betz)

Travis Mountain (Ph.D., 2015, advisor: Hanna) is an Assistant Professor at Virginia Tech.

Eunice Hong (Ph.D., 2015, advisor: Hanna) is an Associate Research Fellow
at the Korean Women’s Development Institute.

Jae Min Lee (Ph.D., 2014, advisors: Stafford and Hanna) is an Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota-Mankato.

Kyoung Tae Kim (Ph.D., 2014, advisor: Hanna) is an Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa.

Stuart Heckman (Ph.D., 2014, advisor: Montalto) is an Assistant Professor at Kansas State University.

Fen Liu (Ph.D., 2014, advisor: Yilmazer) is an AVP Risk Modeler at JPMorgan Chase, Columbus, Ohio.

Lishu (Lisa) Zhang  (Ph.D., 2013, advisor: Hanna) is a member of the Accounting faculty at ShenZhen University.

Han Na Lim (Ph.D., 2013, advisor: Montalto) is a researcher with the Retirement Research Center at SamSung Life Insurance in Seoul, Korea

HoJun Ji (Ph.D., 2012, advisor: Hanna) is a lecturer at the Ohio State University, and a CPA at JC TaxPros Group, Inc.

Jiyeon Son (Ph.D., 2012, advisor: Hanna) is a Senior Researcher at the Korea Consumer Agency.

Hua Zan (Ph.D., 2012, advisors: Stafford and Scharff) is an Assistant Professor at the University of Hawaii.

Mei-Fang Chiang (Ph.D., 2012, advisor: Montalto) is an instructor at Deakin University in Australia.

Jodi Letkiewicz (Ph.D., 2012, advisor: Fox) is an Assistant Professor at York University.

Soo Hyun Cho (Ph.D., 2009, advisor: Geistfeld) is an Assistant Professor at South Dakota State University.

Mei-Chi Fang (Ph.D., 2009, advisors: Hong and Stafford) is an Assistant Professor at Transworld University, Taiwan.

Jonghee Lee (Ph.D., 2009, advisor: Hanna) is an Assistant Professor at Keimyung University.

So-Yun Kim (Ph.D., 2009, advisors: Montalto and Hong) is an Assistant Professor at Seoul National University.

JeongHee Yeo (Ph.D., 2009, advisor: Geistfeld) is an Assistant Professor at Inha University.

David Evans (Ph.D., 2009, advisor: Fox) is an Extension Specialist at Purdue University.

Young-Ae Lee (Ph.D., 2008, advisor: Stafford) is an Assistant Professor at the University of Incheon in Korea.

Mohd Fahzy Abdul-Rahman (Ph.D., 2008, advisor: Lee) is an Assistant Professor at New Mexico State University.

Tzu-Chin Martina Peng (Ph.D., 2008, advisor: Fox) is the Chair of the Accounting, Finance and Economics Department at Franklin University.

Cong Wang (Ph.D., 2008, advisor: Hanna).  Corporate Risk Management Associate, Commercial Banking at JPMorgan Chase

Cheng-Chung ("Samuel") Chen (Ph.D., 2007, advisor: Hanna) is a Statistics & Modeling Manager with Paypal.

Vibha Bhargava (Ph.D., 2007, advisors: Montalto and Hong) is an
adjunct professor at the University of Georgia.

Patricia Fisher (Ph.D., 2006, advisor: Montalto) is an Associate Professor at Virginia Tech.

Lan Bi (Ph.D., 2005, advisors: Hanna and Montalto) is Senior Quantitative Financial Analyst, Enterprise Capital Management at BAC
Charlotte, North Carolina

Eun-Jin Kim (PhD., 2005, advisor: Geistfeld) is an instructor at Sungkyunkwan University. She previously was an Assistant Professor
at Tarleton State University.

Jiwon Seo (Ph.D., 2005, advisor: Montalto) is an Associate Professor at Korea Open National University.

Sora Kim (Ph.D., 2004, advisor: Montalto) is an Assistant Professor at Sunchon National University.

Ji Hyun Lee (Ph.D., 2003, advisor: Geistfeld) is a Resource Planning Analyst in the College of Public Health at the Ohio State University.

Christine Whuei-Wen Lai (Ph.D., 2003, advisor: Hanna) is a Professor at National Taiwan Normal University

Jing Zhao (Ph.D., June, 2003, advisors: Hanna and Montalto) is a Manager, Market Risk – Capital One.

Rui Yao, (Ph.D., 2003, advisor: Hanna) is an Associate Professor at the University of Missouri, Columbia.

Eung-Jung Kim (PhD., 2002, advisor: Geistfeld) is a researcher with the Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs.

Jasook Kwon (PhD., 2002, advisors: Widdows and Montalto) is an Adjunct Professor at the University of North Texas at Dallas.

Jong-Youn Rha (PhD., 2002, advisor: Widdows) is a Professor at Seoul National University.

Jayoung Choi (PhD., 2001, advisor: Geistfeld) is an Assistant Professor at Soon Sil University.

Michael Gutter (PhD., 2000, advisors: Fox and Montalto) is an Associate Professor at the University of Florida.

Anita Subramaniam (Ph.D., 2000, advisor: Zavotka) is CEO at Chief Koki, Chennai Area, India, Professional Training & Coaching.

Patricia Olson (Ph.D., 1999, advisor: Stafford) is Program Director of the University of Minnesota Extension Center for Family Development.

Mona Ismail (Ph.D., 1998, advisor: Zavotka) is Dean of the Scientific College of Design at Muscat, Oman.

Yoonkyung Yuh, (Ph.D., 1998, advisors: Hanna and Montalto) is a Professor at Ewha Womens University, Seoul, Korea.

Michael Finke (Ph.D., 1998, advisor: Fox) is Dean and Chief Academic Officer, The American College. He was previously a Professor at Texas Tech University.

Seonglim Lee (Ph.D., 1998, advisor: Montalto) is a Professor at Sunkyungkwan University.

Mulya Siregar, (Ph.D., 1998, advisor: Fox) is Assistant Governor at Bank Indonesia.

Hui Michelle Wang, (Ph.D., 1997 advisor: Hanna) is VP, Predictive Modeling, Enterprise Fraud Risk Management at Wells Fargo Bank

Peng Chen (Ph.D., 1997, advisor: Hanna) is the Chief Executive Officer, Asia at Dimensional Fund Advisors.

Chandrika (Jayathirtha) Rao (Ph.D., 1997, advisors: Hanna and Montalto )is Director, North Carolina Central Cancer Registry

Jaimie Sung (Ph.D., 1997, advisor: Hanna) is a professor in the School of Industrial Management, Korea University of Technology and Education.

Virginia Solis Zuiker (Ph.D., 1997, advisor: Stafford) is an Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.

Jieyu Phyllis Li (Ph.D., 1996, advisors: Geistfeld and Montalto) is a Senior Data Miner at Intuit Inc.

Joyce Mok (Ph.D., 1995, advisors: Fox and Hanna) is a senior lecturer at the National Institute of Education, Singapore.

Sun-Young Park (Ph.D., 1995, advisor: Hanna) is professor and chairperson of the Dept. of Management of Technology, William F. Miller School, Konkuk University.

Hye-Kyung Lee (Ph.D., 1995, advisor: Hanna) was previously a financial planner with the Pinnacle Advisory Group, a researcher at Seoul National University, and a lecturer at Konkuk University.

Claudette L. Smith (Ph.D., 1994, advisor: Nancy M. Rudd) is the program leader for Family and Consumer Sciences and 4-H Youth Development, North Carolina A&T State University.

Y. Regina Chang (Ph.D., 1993, advisor: Hanna) is Senior Director, Strategic and Analytic Consulting Services at Epsilon

Sharon DeVaney (Ph.D., 1993, advisor: Hanna) is editor of the Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, and a Professor Emeritus at Purdue University.

Karen Duncan (Ph.D., 1993, advisor: Stafford) is an Associate Professor at the University of Manitoba.

Xiaojing Jessie Fan (Ph.D., 1993, advisor: Stafford) is a Professor at the University of Utah.

Jinkook Lee (Ph.D., 1993, advisor: Geistfeld) has an endowed chair position at the Andrus School of Gerontology at USC.  She previously was a Professor at Ohio State University.

Allen Martin (Ph.D., 1993, advisor: Sanik) was Professor and Chair of the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at California State University, Northridge.

Selected Ph.D. recipients before 1993:

Mi-Kyung Bae (Ph.D., 1992, advisor: Hanna) was an Associate Professor, Department of Consumer Information Science, College of Economics & International Commerce, KeiMyung University, Daegu, Korea.

Tamra Minor (Ph.D., 1992, advisor: Nancy M. Rudd) is Chief Diversity Officer and Assistant Vice President for Office of Diversity & Inclusion, UNIVERSITY AT ALBANY, SUNY, Albany, NY

Wendy Reiboldt (Ph.D., 1992, advisor: Seiling) is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at California State University, Long Beach.

Walter Ellis (Ph.D., 1989, advisor: Stafford) is a Professor at Livingstone College.

Rosemary Key (now Avery) (Ph.D., 1988, advisor: Stafford) is a Weiss Presidential Fellow, and Professor and Chair of the Department of Policy Analysis and Management, Cornell University.

Joan Koonce (Ph.D., 1988, advisor: Nancy M. Rudd) is a Professor at the University of Georgia.

Victoria Gribschaw (Ph.D., 1985, advisor: Bowers) is an Associate Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences at Seton Hill University.

Teresa Mauldin (Ph.D., 1985, advisor: Nancy M. Rudd) is an Associate Professor at the University of Georgia.

Alice Simon (Ph.D., 1984, advisor: Geistfeld) is the James Heisler Professor of Economics at Ohio Wesleyan University.

Jeanne Hogarth (Ph.D., 1981) is the Vice President, Policy at the Center for Financial Services Innovation.
Carol Meeks (now Roskey) (Ph.D., 1972, Advisor: Firebaugh) was previously Dean, College of HES, Iowa State University.