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2022-2023 PhD Job Market Candidates

We are pleased to present our current job market candidates. As a group, they have much experience in presenting and publishing their research and in teaching.

Please feel free to review each candidate’s personal webpage by clicking on the link below. You may contact the candidates directly via email, or contact the Graduate Economics Program Director Xiaoyong Zheng for more information about the candidates.

Wilson Collins

Fields of Specialization: Agricultural Economics; Applied Time Series

Advisor: Dr. Barry Goodwin

William Harris

Fields of Specialization: Micro Theory; Market Design; Matching Theory; Industrial Organization; Education

Advisor: Dr. Umut Dur

Yubo Hua

Fields of Specialization: High Dimensional Econometrics; Machine Learning and Econometrics.

Advisor: Dr. Mehmet Caner

Kihong Kim

Fields of Specialization: Labor Economics; Empirical Microeconomics; Economics of Education

Advisor: Dr. Melinda Morrill

Yiqing Liu

Fields of Specialization: Environmental & Resource Economics; Development Economics; Labor Economics

Advisor: Dr. Roger von Haefen

John Westall

(2021 PhD and Currently Post-doc at Michigan State University)

Fields of Specialization: Labor Economics; Economics of Education; Market Design

Advisor: Dr. Melinda Morrill