Høegh Family Associate Professor of Business Administration
Aiyesha Dey has been part of the Accounting and Management unit at the Harvard Business School as an associate professor of accounting since July 2017. She started her career as an accounting faculty at the Booth School of Business, University of Chicago, after which she joined the accounting group at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota.
During the 2016–2017 academic year, she was a visiting scholar at the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA) at the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, where she was involved in several policy initiatives. Aiyesha earned her bachelor's degree with honors in Mathematics in 1996, for which she received the National Scholar Award from the government of India for her performance.
In 1999 she graduated with an MBA in Accounting and Finance. She continued her graduate studies at Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, and graduated in 2005 with a PhD in Accounting.