Faculty

Faculty

Please click on the faculty names below for more information. Names are listed alphabetically

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Anna Alberini

Anna Alberini

Professor

email: aalberin@umd.edu | room: SYM 2110 | Phone: 301.405.1267

  • Environmental Economics
  • Energy Economics
  • Econometrics and Statistics
James Archsmith

James Archsmith

Assistant Professor 

email: archsmit@umd.edu | room: SYM 2214 | phone: 301.405.1293

  • Energy Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Resource Economics
Erich Battistin

Erich Battistin

Professor

email: ebattist@umd.edu | room: SYM 2212 | phone: 301.405.8122

 

  • Applied Micro-econometrics and Causality
  • Economics of Education
  • Measurement of Welfare and Social Inequalities
  • Design and Evaluation of Public Interventions
Jing Cai

Jing Cai

Assistant Professor

email: cai516@umd.edu | room: SYM 2122 | phone: 301.405.1388

  • Development Economics
  • Household Finance
  • Chinese Economy

Robert Chambers

Robert Chambers

Professor

email: rchamber@umd.edu | room: SYM 2105 | Phone: 301.405.1266

 

  • Production Theory
  • Public Economics
  • Uncertainty
  • Financial Economics
  • Trade
  • Microeconomic Theory
Jim Hanson

James Hanson

Professor and Associate Dean for Extension

email: jhanson1@umd.edu | room: SYM 1202 | phone: 301.405.2907

  • Organic Agriculture
  • Sustainable Agriculture
  • International Agricultural Extension Systems
  • Nutrient Management
Jorge Holzer

Jorge Holzer

Associate Professor

email: jholzer@umd.edu | room: SYM 2117 | phone: 301.405.1918

 

 

  • Natural Resource and Environmental Economics
  • Fisheries Economics
Dale Johnson

Dale Johnson

Farm Management Specialist

email: dmj@umd.edu | room: SYM 2112A | Phone: 301.405.1275

  • Farm & Financial Management
  • Computer Use in Agriculture
  • International Extension
Kenneth L. Leonard

Kenneth L. Leonard

Associate Professor

email: kenneth@umd.edu | room: SYM 2116A | Phone: 301.405.8589

  • Development Economics
  • Health Economics
  • Choice Under Uncertainty
  • Social Learning
  • Rural Africa
Erik Lichtenberg

Erik Lichtenberg

Professor

email: elichten@umd.edu | room: SYM 2102 | phone: 301.405.1279

  • Agriculture and Environment
  • Land Use
  • Natural Resource Economics
Joshua Linn

Joshua Linn

Associate Professor

email: linn@umd.edu | room: SYM 2110 | phone: 301.405.9881

  • Environmental Economics
  • Industrial Organization
  • Applied Econometrics
Lori Lynch

Lori Lynch

Professor and Chair

email: llynch@umd.edu | room: SYM 2123 | phone: 301.405.1264

  • Environmental and Agricultural Policy
James MacDonald

James MacDonald

Research Professor

email: jmacdon2@umd.edu | room: SYM 2216 | phone: 301.405.1293

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Industrial Organization
David Newburn

David Newburn

Associate Professor

email: dnewburn@umd.edu | room: SYM 2222A | phone: 301.405.8042

  • Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Land Economics
  • Water and Resource Economics
  • Spatial Modeling
 Lars Olson

Lars Olson

Professor

email: ljolson@umd.edu | room: SYM 2113 | phone: 301.405.7180

  • Natural Resource and Environmental Economics
  • Economics of Invasive Species
  • Growth Theory and Economic Dynamics
  • Economics of Uncertainty
Louis Preonas

Louis Preonas 

Assistant Professor

email: lpreonas@umd.edu | room: SYM 2104 | phone: 301.405.0017

  • Energy Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Development Economics
Steve Salant

Stephen W. Salant

Research Professor

email: ssalant1@umd.edu | room: SYM 2213 | phone: 301.405.0477

 

  • Resource Economics
  • Environmental Regulation and Climate Change
  • Industrial Organization
Neslihan Uler

Neslihan Uler

Assistant Professor

email: neslihan@umd.edu | room: SYM 2106 | phone: 301.405.1273

  • Public Economics
  • Experimental Economics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Environmental Economics
Rob Williams

Roberton C. Williams III

Professor

email: roberton@umd.edu | room: SYM 2126 | phone: 301.405.1284

  • Public Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Microeconomic Theory
Mary Zaki

Mary Zaki

Assistant Professor

email: mzaki@umd.edu | room:  SYM 2122B | phone: 301.405.7502

  • Household Finance
  • Household Consumption and Food Insecurity
  • Fragile Households

Emeritus

     
Nancy Bockstael

Nancy Bockstael
Professor Emeritus, Retired

Environmental Valuation, Land Use and the Environment

nancyb@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

 

Jarvis Cain
Professor Emeritus, Retired

jcain2@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

 

Ian Hardie
Professor Emeritus, Retired

Forestry Economics, Land Use, 

ihardie@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

 

Darrell Hueth
Professor Emeritus, Retired

Uniandes Program, Ag-related Environmental Problems, Policy & Project Evaluation

dhueth@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

Richard Just

Richard Just
Distinguished University Professor Emeritus, Retired

Welfare Economics, Risk and Production, Quantitative Policy Analysis, Technology Adoption, Management of Public Research, Pesticide Regulation

rjust@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

Howard Leathers

Howard Leathers
Associate Professor Emeritus, Retired

Agricultural Policy, Marketing & Production, World Food Issues

howardl@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

Douglas Lipton

Douglas Lipton
Associate Professor Emeritus

Fisheries, Seafood, Marine Recreation, Non-Market Valuation

dlipton@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall
301-405-1280

Ted McConnell

Kenneth E. (Ted) McConnell
Professor Emeritus, Retired

Environmental and Resource Economics

tmcconn@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

John Moore

John R. Moore
Professor Emeritus, Retired

Agricultural Trade, Economic Development, Land Use and the Environment

jrm@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

Marc Nerlove

Marc Nerlove
Distinguished University Professor Emeritus, Retired

Econometrics, Environmental and Resource Economics, Likelihood Inference in Econometrics, Agricultural Development and Growth

mnerlove@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

Ivar Strand

Ivar Strand
Professor Emeritus, Retired

Natural Resource Economics, Fisheries

ivars@umd.edu

2200 Symons Hall

Professional Track

     
Paul Goeringer

Paul Goeringer
Extension Legal Specialist

Agricultural Law, Crop Insurance and Risk Management Issues

lgoering@umd.edu

3204 Symons Hall

301-405-3541

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John Hall

John Hall
Faculty Assistant

Crop Insurance

jehall@umd.edu

 

Steve Jaffee
Lecturer

AREC 345 - Global Poverty and Economic Development

sjaffee@umd.edu

2116B Symons Hall

301-405-1295

Rachel Rosenberg Goldstein

Rachel Rosenberg Goldstein
Assistant Research Professor
CONSERVE

Water Reuse, Environmental Microbiology

rerosenb@umd.edu

3125 Symons Hall

301-405-5125

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Thanicha Ruangmas

Thanicha Ruangmas
Assistant Clinical Professor
First-Year Innovation and Research Center (FIRE)

ruangmas@umd.edu

2209 Symons Hall

301-405-5849

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Mayhah Suri

Mayhah R. Suri
Faculty Specialist

Water Reuse, Agricultural Law, Crop Insurance and Risk Management Issues

msuri1@umd.edu

3204 Symons Hall

301-405-9576

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Adjunct & Affiliate

     
Peter Cramton

Peter Cramton
Adjunct Faculty

Peter Cramton is Professor of Economics at the University of Cologne and in the Department of Economics at the University of Maryland, College Park.

pcramton@gmail.com

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Maureen Cropper

Maureen Cropper
Affiliated Faculty

Maureen Cropper is Distinguished University Professor and Chair of Department of Economics, University of Maryland, College Park.

mcropper@econ.umd.edu

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Taryn Devereux
Faculty Specialist
International Women in Agriculture

Taryn Devereux is a Faculty Specialist with UMD Extension, specializing in international programming, research and teaching.

taryndev@umd.edu

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Shannon P. Dill
Affiliate Principle Extension Agent

sdill@umd.edu

Rolf Fare

Rolf Färe
Adjunct Faculty

Rolf Färe is a Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics at Oregon State University.

rolf.fare@oregonstate.edu

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Sebastien Houde

Sébastien Houde
Adjunct Faculty

Sébastien Houde is an Associate Professor at Grenoble Ecole de Management with a part-time appointment at ETH Zürich. He is also the Scientific Director of The E2e Project-Europe. 

He was an assistant professor with the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics from 2013-2017. 

sebastien.houde@grenoble-em.com

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Andreas Lange

Andreas Lange
Adjunct Faculty

Andreas Lange is Professor in Department of Economics, University of Hamburg.

andreas.lange@wiso.uni-hamburg.de

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John Quiggin

John Quiggin
Adjunct Faculty

John Quiggin is Professor and Federation Fellow at the School of Economics, University of Queensland.

j.quiggin@uq.edu.au

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