Faculty Advising

Junior and Senior Economics Majors will also have a faculty advisor assigned.

Request or Change Your Faculty Advisor Here: http://econ.uconn.edu/facultyadvisorrequest


The Economics Department encourages students to build relationships with the faculty advisor and see them for mentorship and questions regarding:

  • Career advice
  • Grad School Preparation
  • Guidance in the Economics courses you should take to form your curriculum
  • Recommendation letters

Below is a list of ECON faculty members and their area(s) of expertise.

How to Meet with a Faculty Advisor:

  • Attend the office hours of your faculty advisor.
  • Make an appointment by emailing them directly.

 Click on their name for contact info, office hours, and research and teaching bio.

Expertise Faculty Member
Behavioral & Experimental Economics Mike Shor
Demographic Economics Delia Furtado
Development Economics  Jorge Aguero, Patricia Ritter
Ecological Economics Michele Baggio, Paul Hallwood
Econometrics Subhash Ray
Economics of Education Jorge Aguero
Economic History Derek Johnson, Richard Langlois, Metin Cosgel
Economics of Organization & Institutions Richard Langlois
Environmental & Resource Economics Michele Baggio, Ling Huang, Kathleen Segerson
Game Theory Mike Shor, Vicki Knoblauch
Health Economics David Simon, Jorge Aguero, Patricia Ritter
Industrial Organization Talia Bar, Ling Huang, Derek Johnson, Vicki Knoblauch, Mike Shor
International Economics Kanda Naknoi, Owen Svalestad, Francis Ahking
International Finance Paul Hallwood
International Trade Paul Hallwood
Labor Economics Kenneth Couch, Delia FurtadoStephen Ross, David Simon
Law and Economics Derek Johnson, Thomas Miceli
Macroeconomic Theory Olivier Morand
Macroeconomics & Monetary Economics Kanda Naknoi, Owen SvalestadFrancis AhkingKai Zhao, Hyun Lee
Mathematical Economics Vicki Knoblauch, Olivier Morand
Microeconomics & Applied Microeconomics Talia Bar, Subhash Ray, Michele Baggio, Thomas Miceli
Political Economy of Religion Metin Cosgel
Public Economics Kenneth Couch, David Simon
Public Finance Stephen Ross. Kai Zhao, Paul Hallwood
Urban Economics Thomas Miceli. Stephen Ross