UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Research Opportunities & Teaching Assistantships

Research and teaching assistantships are allotted by concentration area. Stipend awards are determined at the time of admission.

Research Opportunities

We offer PhD students ample research opportunities. These come from the School, the Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise and other University organizations and institutes.

Kenan Institute

The Institute and PhD students worked on key projects. These include:

  • Global TransPark
  • Center for Logistics study
  • Environmental management
  • Urban enterprise
  • Emerging economies.

Interdisciplinary Research

Faculty and graduate students work on joint research projects with members of other University departments. These include:

  • Economics
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Operations Research
  • Statistics
  • Public Health
  • Law

Faculty and graduate students frequently team up with these University institutes:

  • North Carolina Population Center
  • Institute for Research in Social Science
  • Institute of Statistics