Faculty

Name Areas of Interest Email
Marc Bellemare
Northrop Professor

Agricultural Policy, Development and Growth, Food Security.

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Michael Boland
Professor

Agribusiness, Cooperatives, Industrial Organization, Supply Chain.

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Marin Bozic
Assistant Professor

Agricultural Policy, Commodity Marketing, Finance.

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Brian Buhr
Dean, Professor

Food Marketing, Futures & Options Marketing, Market Structure & Industrial Organization, Meat, Livestock & Dairy Marketing, Supply Chains.

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Metin Cakir
Associate Professor; Agricultural and Food Business Management Major Coordinator

Agribusiness, Consumer Economics, Industrial Organization.

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Caroline Carlin
Adjunct Assistant Professor
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Jay Coggins
Professor

Agricultural Policy, Air and Water Pollution, Common Property Resources, Environmental Economics, Environmental Policy and Regulation, Poverty and Welfare, Water Economics.

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Robert Craven
Extension Professor

Crop Marketing, Crop Production, Farm Management.

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Elizabeth Davis
Professor, Applied Economics Major Coordinator

Labor economics, child care and early education, public policy, poverty and welfare reform, and rural economics. 

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Gigi DiGiacomo
Research Fellow

Organic Agriculture, Sustainable Systems, Food Supply Chains, Food Marketing, Business Planning.

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William Gartner
Professor

Tourism development - domestic and international, image formation, seasonal homes, economic impact, destination branding, Community, Economic & Rural Development, Macroeconomics, Growth & Development 

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Paul Glewwe
Professor, Distinguished McKnight Professor

Development and Growth, Economics of Public Services, Poverty and Welfare

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Joleen Hadrich
Associate Professor

Dairy economics, livestock systems, producer level decision-making, agricultural finance

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Frances Homans
Professor, Department Head

Natural Resource Economics

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Terrance Hurley
Austin A. Dowell Professor, Director of Graduate Studies

Natural Resource Economics, Production Economics, Science and Technology Policy

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Ali Joglekar
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Development Economics, Policy Analysis, Agricultural Economics, Spatial Econometrics.

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Justin Johnson
Assistant Professor

Environmental Economics, Ecosystem Services, Climate Change, International Development

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Katie Wilts Johnson
Extension Economist
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Laura Kalambokidis
Professor, Minnesota State Economist

Economics of Public Services, Public Finance, Regional Economics

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Jason Kerwin
Assistant Professor

Development and Growth, Health Economics, Labor Economics  

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Kevin Klair
Extension Professor
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William Lazarus
Professor, Extension Economist

Agricultural Policy, Farm Management, Production Economics

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Donald Liu
Professor

Economic Education, Industrial Organization, Marketing Economics

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Curtis Mahnken
Associate Extension Professor
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Hamid Mohtadi
Adjunct Professor

Climate Change, Analysis of Risk, Study of Inequality, Economics of Growth and Development, Public Policy, Governance and Political Economy, Trade.

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Elton Mykerezi
Associate Professor

Community, Economic & Rural Development, Labor Economics, Poverty & Welfare, Regional Economics

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Dale Nordquist
Extension Professor
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Tade Okediji
Professor

Tade has a joint appointment in the Department of African American and African Studies.

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Philip Pardey
Professor

Agricultural Development, Agricultural Policy, Biodiversity & Endangered Species, Biotechnology & Genetic Resources, Economics of Science & Technology, Intellectual Property Rights International Trade, Macroeconomics, Growth & Development 

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Hikaru Peterson
Professor

Consumer Economics, Food Marketing, Sustainable Food Systems

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Jeff Peterson
Professor

Water Economics

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Stephen Polasky
Regents Professor, Fesler-Lampert Professor of Ecological/Environmental Economics

Climate Change, Conservation, Environmental Economics, Game Theory, Land Economics, Natural Resource Economics, Sustainability, Water Economics

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D Wynn Richardson
Extension Professor
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Joseph Ritter
Professor

Labor economics, public policy. 

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C Ford Runge
Distinguished McKnight University Professor of Applied Economics and Law

Environmental Economics, Food Security, Trade

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Pamela Smith
Associate Professor

International trade; Intellectual property rights; Genetically modified organisms

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Rodney Smith
Professor

Government regulation and policy, economic development and growth, resource economics, mechanism design theory, production economics

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Jeffrey Stamp
Teaching Professor

Creativity, Corporate Entrepreneurship, Pedagogy, Opportunity Recognition, Design Thinking.

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Ed Usset
Research Fellow

Commodity Marketing, Crop Marketing, Futures & Options Marketing

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Pauline Van Nurden
Associate Extension Professor
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Katie Wilts Johnson
Assistant Extension Professor
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Chengyan Yue
Professor

Behavioral Economics, Consumer Economics, Trade

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