Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff Directory

 


Sandeep Mazumder

Chair of Department and Associate Professor

(336) 758-4519 | Kirby Hall 216 | mazumds@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics, International Economics

B.A. – Cambridge University
M.A. – Cambridge University/Johns Hopkins University
Ph.D. – Johns Hopkins University

 


Justin E. Burkett

Assistant Professor

(336) 758-6503 | Kirby Hall 210 | burketje@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Auction Design, Market Design, Microeconomic Theory, Industrial Organization

B.A. – Washington University in St. Louis
Ph.D. – University of Maryland, College Park


Fred Chen

Associate Professor

(336) 758-5231 | Kirby Hall 204A | chenfh@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Economic Epidemiology, Bioeconomics

B.S. – University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D. – University of Chicago


Cottrell-214-x-300Allin F. Cottrell

Professor

(336) 758-5762 | Kirby Hall 214 | cottrell@wfu.edu

Research Interests: History of economic thought (Marx and Keynes in particular), Issues in Macroeconomics, and Theory of Economic Planning

B.A. – Oxford University
Ph.D. – University of Edinburgh


Mark CurtisMark Curtis

Assistant Professor

(336) 758-4413 | Kirby Hall 215 | curtisem@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Environmental, Labor, Energy, Public

B.A. – Furman University
M.A. – Duke University
Ph.D. – Georgia State University


Tina DaltonChristina Marsh Dalton

Assistant Professor

(336) 758-4495 | Kirby Hall 204B | daltonc@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Health Economics, Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics

B.A. – Cornell University
Ph.D. – University of Minnesota


John T. Dalton

Associate Professor
F.M. Kirby Family Faculty Fellow

(336) 758-4084 | Kirby Hall 204 | daltonjt@wfu.edu

Research Interests: International Trade, Growth and Development, Macroeconomics, Economic History

B.A. – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A. – University of Minnesota
Ph.D. – University of Minnesota


Fran Flanagan

Assistant Professor

(336) 758-2311 | Kirby Hall 208 | flanagfx@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Microeconomic Theory, Market Design, Law and Economics

B.A. – Washington University in St. Louis
Ph.D. – University of Wisconsin-Madison


Amanda Griffith

Associate Professor and Associate Chair of Department
Ollen R. Nalley Faculty Fellow

(336) 758-4523 | Kirby Hall 207 | griffial@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Economics of Education, Labor Economics, Public Economics

B.A. – Colgate University
M.A. – Cornell University
Ph.D. – Cornell University


J. Daniel Hammond

Hultquist Family Professor

(336) 758-5335 | Kirby Hall 209 | hammond@wfu.edu

Research Interests: History of Economic Thought

B.A. – Wake Forest University
Ph.D. – University of Virginia


Jac C. Heckelman

Professor

(336) 758-5923 | Kirby Hall 205 | heckeljc@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Constitutional Convention, Interest Groups, Lottery Voting Mechanisms, Institutions, Spatial Models

B.A. – University of Texas
Ph.D. – University of Maryland


leungTin Cheuk (Tommy) Leung

Assistant Professor

(336) 758-3497 | Kirby Hall 224 | leungtc@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Applied Micro, Copyright, African Slave Trade

B.A. – Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
M.A. – University of Minnesota
Ph.D. – University of Minnesota


John A. MacDonald

Associate Teaching Professor

(336) 758-4457 | Kirby Hall 211 | macdonja@wfu.edu

 

B.A. – Wake Forest University
Ph.D. – University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill


Todd McFall

Assistant Teaching Professor

(336) 758-4055 | Kirby Hall 223 | mcfallta@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Sports and Economics, Industrial Organization, Personnel Economics

B.S. – Miami University
Ph.D. – North Carolina State University


James R. Otteson

Professor and Thomas W. Smith Presidential Chair in Business Ethics

(336) 758-2318 | Farrell Hall 330 | ottesojr@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Adam Smith, Political economy, History of economic thought

B.A. – University of Notre Dame
Ph.D. – University of Chicago


Veronica Sovero

Assistant Professor

(336) 758-2312 | Kirby Hall 217 | soverovt@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Development Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Labor and Demographic Economics, Health

B.S. – California Institute of Technology
M.A. – University of Sussex
M.A. & Ph.D. – UCLA


Koleman Strumpf

Professor and Burchfield Presidential Chair of Political Economy

(336) 758-5410 | Kirby Hall 201 | strumpks@wfu.edu

Research Interests: File Sharing, Prediction Markets, Industrial Organization

B.S. – Stanford University
A.B – Stanford University
Ph.D. – MIT


Robert M. Whaples

Hough Family Faculty Fellow and Professor

(336) 758-4916 | Kirby Hall 206 | whaples@wfu.edu

Research Interests: American Economic History, Consensus Among Economists, Political Economy

B.A. – University of Maryland
Ph.D. – University of Pennsylvania


John H. Wood

Reynolds Professor of Economics

(336) 758-5250 | Kirby Hall 213 | jw@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Monetary Theory and Policy

B.S. – Ohio University
M.A. – Michigan State University
Ph.D. – Purdue University


Research Professor

Jagdeep S. Bhandari

Visiting Professor of Law & Research Professor of Economics
Worrell Professional Center 3311 | bhandajs@wfu.edu

Research Interests: International economic law and regulation.

J.D. – Duquesne University
Ph.D. – SMU
LL.M. – Georgetown University

 

 


Visiting Faculty

Bilal Celik

Visiting Assistant Professor

(336) 758-4527 | Kirby Hall 252B | celikb@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Public Economics in general and economics of natural disasters

B.A. – Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
M.S. – University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Ph.D. – University of Tennessee – Knoxville

 


Andrew Graczyk

Visiting Assistant Professor

(336) 758-4527 | Kirby Hall 212 | graczyac@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Asset Bubbles and Income Inequality

B.A. – University of South Carolina
Ph.D. – expected December 2017 – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Senad Sinanovic

Visiting Instructor

(336) 758-4537 | Kirby Hall 252A | sinanos@wfu.edu

Research Interests: Labor Economics, microeconomics and applied economics

B.A. – Hood College, MD
M.A. – Clemson University, SC
Ph.D. – expected May 2018 – Clemson University

 


Emeriti

 

Donald E. Frey

Michael S. Lawlor

Claire H. Hammond

John C. Moorhouse

Perry L. Patterson

 


Staff Contacts

20140408economics1849Joanna Hamilton
Administrative Assistant

Kirby Hall 225 (Calloway Center)
(336) 758-5334
hamiltjk@wfu.edu

Jo has enjoyed being in the Department since October 2013, having previously moved from England to Winston-Salem. If you have any questions about the Economics Department or perhaps about the UK before you go there to study, stop by and see her, or email. She will be happy to help.

Don Shegog
Instructional Technologist

Kirby Hall 105
(336) 758-4818
shegogdr@wfu.edu

Member of Wake Forest University’s Instructional Technology Group. 

Mary Scanlon
ZSR Economics Department Library Liaison
(336) 758-4303
scanlomg@wfu.edu

Cheryl Hicks
Economics Department Career Coach
Office of Personal and Career Development
(336) 758-3327
hickscj@wfu.edu

 

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