Simon Business School Welcomes Dean Sevin Yeltekin

TPR_Yeltekin_2018_8460_finalWe’re pleased to let you know that Dr. Sevin Yeltekin has been appointed Dean of Simon Business School at the University of Rochester! Dean Yeltekin is currently the Rohet Tolani Distinguished Professor of Economics and Senior Associate Dean of education at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University. Her appointment will begin July 1.

She succeeds Dean Andrew Ainslie, who has led the school since 2014. 

Dean Yeltekin is a highly respected macroeconomics scholar, well-known for her research in the design of sustainable monetary and fiscal policies in environments where policymakers and the public have informational asymmetry. She teaches fiscal policy design, social insurance design, computational economics and asset pricing implications of macro policy.

She received her bachelor’s degree in economics and mathematics from Wellesley College, and master’s and PhD degrees in economics from Stanford University.

Prior to joining the Tepper School, Dean Yeltekin was a member of the faculty at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Learn more about the new Simon Business School dean here.

We look forward to welcoming Dean Yeltekin to Simon! 

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