PhD Students on Job Market

Graduate Student Placement Coordinator:  Gregmar I. Galinato

Job Market Guide



Haseeb Ahmed
Webpage
haseeb.ahmed@wsu.edu

Dissertation Title:
Livestock Management, Human Health and Welfare in Agricultural Households
Major Professor:
Benjamin Cowan
Research Interest:
Applied Econometrics, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Health and Development Economics
Position Accepted:
Post doctoral researcher WSU

Matthew Birch
Webpage
matthew.birch@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Financial Aid Policies and Enrollment Behavior in Higher Education
Major Professor:
Robert Rosenman
Research Interest:
Education Economics, Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics, Public Policy
Position Accepted:
Assistant Professor at Texas Lutheran University

Pak-Sing Choi
Webpage
paksing.choi@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Mechanism Design in Environmental Economics
Major Professors:
Félix Muñoz-García and Ana Espínola-Arredondo
Research Interest:
Environmental Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Game Theory, Law and Economics

Christopher Clarke
Webpage
christopher.clarke@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Dissertation: Public Capital, Politics, and Inequality
Major Professors:
Ray Batina
Research Interest:
Public Policy, Applied Econometrics, Industrial Organization
Position Accepted:
Instructional Assistant Professor, University of Houston

Nathan Delay
Webpage
nathan.delay@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Agricultural Risk Management Policy and Producer Decision Making
Major Professors:
Hayley H. Chouinard, Thomas L. Marsh
Research Interest:
Agricultural Policy and Risk Management, Applied Econometrics, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
Position Accepted:
Assistant Professor at Purdue University

Anthony Delmond
Webpage
anthony.delmond@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays on Perception of Quality
Major Professor:
Jill J. McCluskey
Research Interest:
Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics
Position Accepted:
Assistant Professor at University of Tennessee, Martin

Brett Devine
Webpage
brett.devine@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays on Industrial Organization
Major Professor:
Felix Munoz-Garcia and Jonathan Yoder
Research Interest:
Economics of Information and Entrepreneurship, Industrial organization, Development economics, Econometrics
Position Accepted:
Visiting Assistant Professor, Washington State University

Isaac Duah
Webpage
isaac.duah@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays in Energy and Policy
Major Professor:
Alan Love
Research Interest:
Energy Economics, Natural Resource and Environmental Economics, Applied Econometrics

Eric Dunaway
Webpage
eric.dunaway@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays on Campaign Finance, Cheap Talk, and Vaccination Choice
Major Professor:
Félix Muñoz-García
Research Interest:
Industrial Organization, Game Theory, Behavioral, and Public Economics
Position accepted:
Visiting Assistant Professor, Wabash College

J. Bradley Eustice
Webpage
jbradley.eustice@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Topics in Spatial-Temporal Economics
Major Professor:
Jia Yan
Research Interest:
Applied Microeconomics, Behavioral Economics, Applied Econometrics

Zhuang Hao
Webpage
zhuang.hao@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Three Essays on Health Economics
Major Professor:
Benjamin W. Cowan
Research Interest:
Health Economics, Economics of Education, Public Economics, Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics
Position Accepted
Assistant Professor of Economics at Beihang University, Beijing, China

Yeon A Hong
Webpage
yeona.hong@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays on Determinants of Environmental Outcomes, and Agricultural Policy
Major Professors:
Gregmar I. Galinato and R. Karina Gallardo
Research Interest:
Agricultural Economics, Environmental Economics, Applied Econometrics, Development Economics
Position Accepted:
Research Fellow at the Korea Rural Economic Institute


Dila Ikiz
Webpage
dila.ikiz@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays on International Trade, Development, and Agribusiness
Major Professor:
Karina Gallardo
Research Interest:
Primary: International Trade, Development Secondary: Agribusiness

Ae Rin Jung
Webpage
aerin.jung@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Consumer Perception on Organic Mergers and Technology Adoption
Major Professors:
Ana Espínola-Arredondo and R. Karina Gallardo
Research Interest:
Agricultural Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Game Theory, Industrial Organization, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

Kiriti Kanjilal
Webpage
kiriti.kanjilal@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays in Behavioral Industrial Organization and Natural Resource Economics
Major Professors:
Dr. Félix Muñoz-García
Research Interest:
Microeconomics, Game Theory, Behavioral Economics, Natural Resource Economics, Energy Economics.
Position Accepted:
Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi

Lyudmyla Kompaniyets
Webpage
l.kompaniyets@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Topics in Consumer Health Decisions
Major Professor:
Dr. Robert Rosenman
Research Interest:
Econometrics, Health Economics

Zongyu Li
Webpage
zongyu.li@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Consumer Behavior and Grower Preference Analysis for Agriculture Economics
Major Professors:
Dr. Vicki McCracken and Dr. R. Karina Gallardo
Research Interest:
Agricultural Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics

Rui Luo
Webpage
rui.luo2@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays on Financial Economics
Major Professor:
Jia Yan
Research Interest:
Financial Economics, Corporate Finance, Financial Accounting, Asset Pricing
Position Accepted:
Assistant Professor at the University of International Business and Economics

Alisher Mamadzhanov
Webpage
mamajanov@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Markets For Energy and Local Food
Major Professor:
Jill McCluskey and Ana Espinola-Arredondo
Research Interest:
Natural Resource, Environmental Economics, Energy Economics
Position Accepted:
Environmental Affairs Officer, United Nations

Austin Miller
Webpage
austin.m.miller@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
On The Role of Psychological Variables in Decision Making
Major Professor:
Dr. Robert Rosenman
Research Interest:
Microeconomic Theory, Judgement and Decision Making, Economic Psychology, Public Policy
Position Accepted:
Assistant Professor, Hamline University

Jiehong Qiu
Webpage
jiehong.qiu@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays on Empirical Industrial Organization
Major Professor:
Dr. Jia Yan
Research Interest:
Empirical Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics
Position Accepted:
Co-founder of Bayes Data Intelligence

Xinlong Tan
Webpage
xinlong.tan@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Three Essays on Empirical Industrial Organization
Major Professor:
Jia Yan
Research Interest:
Empirical Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics, Transportation Economics
Position Accepted:
Chief Data Officer, Bayes Data Intelligence Technology Service Inc.


Xiangrui Wang
Webpage
xiangrui.wang@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Three Essays on Natural Resource Economics, Agricultural Policy, and Food Policy
Major Professor:
Ron C. Mittelhammer
Research Interest:
Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Agricultural Economics, Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics
Position Accepted:
Assistant Professor at Renmin University, China

Melissa A. Wright
Webpage
meliss.a.wright@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays on Food and Nutrition Policy
Major Professors:
Hayley H. Chouinard, Bidisha Mandal
Research Interest:
Agricultural Economics, Food Policy, Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics
Position Accepted:
Visiting Assistant Professor at the College of William & Mary

Qingqing Yang
Webpage
qingqing.yang@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Three Essays on Health and Socioeconomic Status
Major Professor:
Robert Rosenman
Research Interest:
Health Economics, Behavioral Economics, Applied Econometrics, Natural Resource and Environment
Position Accepted:
Model Validation Analyst (AVP), Bank of the West BNP Paribas.

Haowei Yu
Webpage
haowei.yu@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Essays on Environmental Economics
Major Professor:
Gregmar I. Galinato
Research Interest:
Environmental Economics, Agricultural Economics, Applied Microeconomics
Position Accepted:
Postdoctoral Fellow, City University of Hong Kong

You Zhou
Webpage
you.zhou@wsu.edu
Dissertation Title:
Issues in Public Infrastructure Spending and Transportation
Major Professor:
Gregmar I. Galinato
Research Interest:
Applied Microeconomics, Transportation Economics, Applied Econometrics, Development Economics, Trade
Position Accepted:
Post doctoral researcher, Washington State University

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