Economics Internships & Opportunities

Research Opportunities

Stonehill Undergraduate Research Experience

S.U.R.E. is an opportunity for students who have completed their first year at Stonehill to perform significant, publishable, full-time research under the guidance of and in collaboration with an experienced faculty researcher.

Recent projects

  • Thomas Gumbley ’16 and Ryan O’Keefe ’16 worked with Sean Mulholland, associate professor of Economics, on “Differences in Intergenerational Economic Mobility in the U.S. for Rich, Poor, Black and White from 1940-2000 and The Effects of Educational Variation on State Income Growth Rates.”
  • Economics major Joanna Zecha ’14 worked with Linzy Brekke-Aloise, associate professor of History, on “Quantifying Early American Consumer Culture: Wardrobes and Wealth in Three Massachusetts Counties, 1780-1840.”
  • Economics major Paul Fazio ’14 worked with Sean Mulholland, associate professor of Economics, on “Private Unions, Public Unions, and Income Inequality.”

Internship Opportunities

Places where Stonehill students have recently interned include:

  • Allied Mortgage Capital
  • Children’s Hospital Trust
  • Eastern Bank
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Goldman Sachs
  • J.P. Morgan
  • Massachusetts Office of Business Development
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Pioneer Institute
  • Stonehill Center for Nonprofit Management
  • TIAA-CREF

Networking Opportunities

Our Economics majors have attended and presented at meetings and seminars of professional associations such as:

  • The Eastern Economic Association
  • The Association of Private Enterprise Education
  • The Foundation for Economic Education

Career Services Resources for Students

The Office of Career Services offers extensive assistance to students pursuing employment, advanced studies or postgraduate service opportunities. By completing internships and utilizing mentors, students are empowered to build lifelong career management skills.

Economics-specific career resources

  • Courses that incorporate Bloomberg Professional real time and historical data, widely used in financial market trading.
  • Extensive on-campus recruiting program for internships and entry-level jobs.
  • Annual career fairs and graduate school information sessions.
  • Externships and internships in New York; Washington, D.C.; and Los Angeles (weeklong and semesterlong programs).
  • Various industry-specific career lunches – government, nonprofits, sustainability, retail management and insurance.
  • Annual Economics Career Night

Active mentors

  • BNY Mellon
    Investment Specialist
  • Cambridge Associates
    Private Investment Analyst
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    Associate Justice
  • Delta
    Pilot
  • GTECH Corporation
    Sr. Director Brand Licensing & Marketing
  • High Street Equity Advisors LLC
    Senior Managing Partner
  • National Association of Securities Dealers
    Senior Compliance Examiner
  • New York City Department of Small Business Services
    Training Partnership Manager
  • Northwestern Mutual
    Director of Operations
  • TD Bank N.A.
    Commercial Banking

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