Peer Academic Assistant

Our Peer Academic Assistants are current upper level undergraduate Economics majors. They play a vital role in assisting with advising to our undergraduate students.  You may also meet with one of them during their open walk in hours!  They are highly trained and very knowledgeable students who all have a variety of experiences in student groups, studying abroad, internships, and leadership opportunities.

 Advising Hours:

Monday: 8-11 AM, 3:30-5:30 PM, 9-11 PM

Tuesday: 8-11 AM, 3-4 PM, 4-6 PM

Wednesday: 8-11 AM, 11 AM-2 PM, 9-11 PM

Thursday: 8-11 AM, 4:30-6:30 PM

Friday: 8-11 AM, 11 AM-2 PM


Contact Information:

Phone: (860)-486-3022



Prasad Gosavi


Major(s): Economics and Political Science, Honors
Class Standing: Junior
Involvement at UConn: ASHA for Education, Law Society, EMPOWER
What I Love Most about Economics: I love how diverse the subject is, as the things you learn in an Economics class can be applied to different aspects of our lives.
Fun Fact About Me: I'm a huge Boston sports fan.

Sueing Ngov


Major(s): Applied Mathematical Sciences and Economics
Class Standing: Senior
Involvement at UConn: Thai, Lao, & Cambodian Student Association, Data Science Club
What I Love Most About Economics: You have a lot of flexibility in picking what kind of economics classes you want to take to tailor it to your specific interests.
Fun Fact About Me: I visited Cambodia when I was 5 years old.

Mokarram Hossain


Major(s): Economics and Finance
Class Standing: Senior
Involvement at UConn: Bengali Student Association, UConn Jumpstart
What I Love Most About Economics: How interdisciplinary the field is
Fun Fact About Me: I like to use different names at restaurants