Professor Aditya Goenka did his undergraduate studies in India, and his graduate studies at Cornell University, USA.
His first position was at London School of Economics. Prior to joining University of Birmingham in 2015, he spent most of his academic career at University of Essex and the National University of Singapore.
He has taught microeconomics (undergraduate to PhD levels), macroeconomics (undergraduate to PhD levels), mathematical economics (undergraduate to PhD levels), monetary economics (undergraduate to PhD levels), corporate finance (masters), market microstructure (masters), asset pricing (masters), industrial organization (undergraduate).
Aditya led the reform of the PhD programmes in Economics at University of Essex and National University of Singapore to 4-year integrated PhDs. He initiated two new MSc programmes at University of Essex, and has served as External Examiner to London Guildhall University, London School of Economics, University of East Anglia University of Essex, University of London (External Studies), and University Manchester,
He has taught internationally in USA (Carnegie-Mellon University), Singapore (NUS), Mexico (ITAM), and Vietnam (VCREME). He has been a research visitor to CEPREMAP, Cornell University, INET (Cambridge University), Kyoto Institute of Economic Research, Syracuse University, University of Cagliari, University of Paris I, and University of Rochester.
Professor Goenka has been on the programme committees of major international conferences (Royal Economic Society, Society for Advancement of Economic Theory, Workshop on General Equilibrium Theory, Frontiers in Economics 4 Ukraine) and has organised over 20 conferences and workshops.