Economics Faculty

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Vladimir Dashkeev, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Washington
MA, Economics, University of Washington
Diploma of Higher Education (cum laude), Economics, State University of Management, Moscow, Russia

Assistant Professor, Economics

Phone: 206-296-5763

Building/Room: PIGT 424

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Vinod Dharmarajan, MA

MA, Economics, Delhi University
MA, Economics, University of Washington
BA (Honors), Economics, St.Stephen's College, Delhi University

Adjunct, Economics

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Emily A. Finchum-Mason, MS, MA

MS, Public Policy and Management,University of Washington
MS, Policy Studies, DePaul University
MA, Secondary Science Education, National Louis University
BS, Biological Sciences & BA, Psychology, University of Illinois

Adjunct, Economics

Building/Room: Casey 210-18

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Bridget Hiedemann, PhD

PhD, Economics, Duke University
MA, Economics, Duke University
BA, Economics, University of Virginia

Chair, Department of Economics
Professor, Economics

Phone: 206-296-2803

Building/Room: Pigott 523

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Asefeh Houshyari, EdD

EdD, Seattle University
MBA, Seattle University
BS, Economics, Tehran University, Iran

Adjunct, Economics
Adjunct, Management

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Stacey Jones, PhD

PhD, Economics, Stanford University
MA, Economics, Stanford University
BA, Philosophy, Carleton College

Associate Teaching Professor, Economics

Phone: 206-296-5790

Building/Room: Pigott 427

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Lawrence Morales, PhD

PhD, Learning Sciences & Education, University of Washington
MS, Mathematics, Brown University
BS, Mathematics, Cal State Northridge

Adjunct, Economics

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Dean Peterson, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Illinois - Champaign-Urbana
MS, Economics, University of Illinois - Champaign-Urbana
BA, Economics, Augustana College

Associate Professor, Economics

Phone: 206-296-2538

Building/Room: Pigott 524

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Claus C Pörtner, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Copenhagen
MSc, Economics, University of Copenhagen
MA, Development Economics, University of Sussex
BSc, Economics, University of Copenhagen

Associate Professor, Economics
Howard J. Bosanko Professor of International Economics and Finance, 2020-2023

Phone: 206-296-2539

Building/Room: Pigott 502

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Meenakshi Rishi, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
MA, Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
BA, Economics, Delhi University, New Delhi, India

Professor, Economics
Past Director, International Development Internship Program

Phone: 206-296-2078

Building/Room: Pigott 518

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Erin Vernon, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Washington
MA, Economics, University of Washington
BA, Finance and Computer Applications, University of Notre Dame

Associate Professor, Economics
Eva Albers Professor, 2022-2025

Phone: 206-296-2073

Building/Room: Pigott 522

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Sihong Xie, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Colorado Boulder
MBA, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
MS and BS, Mechanical Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China

Assistant Teaching Professor, Economics

Building/Room: Pigott 316A