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Associate Professor of Instruction

Contact

Positions

  • Associate Professor of Instruction of Economics

    Tippie College of Business

Education

  • PhD in Economics, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 2013
  • MA in Economics, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 2002
  • BA in International Business and Economics, University "Transilvania", 1999

Areas of Interest

  • International Trade
  • Macroeconomics
  • Behavioral Decision Theory

Licenses & Certifications

  • Human Research Social & Behavioral IRB-02, CITI Program, Iowa, United States, August 2019.
  • Building our Global Community, UI International Programs & UI Learning and Development, Iowa, United States, June 2017.
  • Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity, UI Chief Diversity Office & Learning and Development, Iowa, United States, June 2017.

Selected Awards & Honors

  • Excellence in Teaching Recognition, UI Center for Teaching "Thank a Teacher" Program, 2020
  • Innovation in Teaching Award, Tippie College of Business, 2020
  • Outstanding Service Contribution by a Faculty Member Award, Tippie Elected Faculty Council, 2020
  • Excellence in Teaching Recognition, UI Center for Teaching "Thank a Teacher" Program, 2018
  • Excellence in Teaching Recognition, UI Center for Teaching "Thank a Teacher" Program, 2017
  • Excellence in Teaching Recognition, UI Center for Teaching "Thank a Teacher" Program, 2015
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Society, 2013
  • Hancher-Finkbine Medallion, The University of Iowa, 2009
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Economics, The University of Iowa, 2009
  • Excellence in Teaching Recognition, UI Center for Teaching "Thank a Teacher" Program, 2008

Selected Publications

  • (Eds.) (2017). . Pearson.
  • (Eds.) (2014). . In Macroeconomics – Parkin, M. 12th Edition, Pearson. Pearson.

Selected Presentations

  • (2019, April) First-Generation Student to Faculty - Things I Wish I Had Known Then. Panel presented at First Generation Summit At Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.
  • (2019, April) Open Education Resources in the Principles of Microeconomics course. Panel presented at OER Panel, Iowa City, Iowa.
  • (2018, October) Elements of Success Presentation. Demonstration presented at ICONext, Iowa City, Iowa.