Doctor of Philosophy
Our . program is a rigorous and academically-demanding program that involves independent investigation of open problems with the purpose of creating original scholarly work of the highest caliber. Doctoral graduates are prepared for academic teaching and research positions and placement in the private sector. Operations Research field-faculty at the Ithaca Campus, as well as at Cornell Tech (in NYC) , advise . students. All . students complete their foundational course work in Ithaca during the first one or two years. students that would like to work with advisors located at Cornell Tech move to New York City after finishing their foundational course work.