Curriculum Vitae


Curriculum Vitae:
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Research Interests

  • Environmental Economics, Industrial Organization, Game Theory, Mechanism Design, Experimental Economics, Behavioral Economics

Teaching Interests

  • Microeconomics, Math for Economics, Environmental / Natural Resource Economics, Government and Business / Antitrust Economics, Industrial Organization and Experimental Economics


  • 2014: Ph.D. in Economics — University of Tennessee (Dissertation: “Essays on Resource Allocation Efficiency and Behavior”; Committee: Dr. Christian Vossler (Chair), Dr. Scott Gilpatric, Dr. Michael Price and Dr. Christopher Clark)
  • 2010: M.A. in Economics — University of Tennessee
  • 2008: B.A. in Economics (Minor: Mathematics) — Salisbury University

Academic Experience

  • 2014-Present: Assistant Professor, University of Delaware
  • 2012-2013: Teaching Associate, University of Tennessee
  • 2010-2014: Research Assistant, University of Tenneseee

Courses Taught

  • 2015: Introduction to Microeconomics
  • 2012-2014: Government Regulation of Business
  • 2012-2014: Intermediate Microeconomics
  • 2013: Environmental and Natural Resource Policy

Other Professional Experience

  • 2008-2009: Carrier Sales Representative for Trinity Transport
  • 2006: Intern for the United States Census Bureau

Working Papers 

  • “Multi-good Demand in Bidder’s Choice Auctions” with Jonathan Alevy and Micheal Price
  • “A Dynamic Markov Tournament Model of Task Assignment and Up-and-Down Competition for Status” with Scott Gilpatric and Christian Vossler
  • “Willingness to Pay for Goods with Unregulated and Potentially Misleading Labels: The Case of ‘Natural’-Labelled Groceries” with Christian Vossler

Work in Progress 

  • “Optimal Retirement of Collectible Goods” with Jens Schubert

Research Presentations

  • 2014: Department of Economics, Rollins College
  • 2014: Department of Economics, University of Mary Washington
  • 2014: Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • 2014: Economic and Manpower Analysis Division, U.S. Department of Defense
  • 2014: Applied Economics Office, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • 2013: Greer Seminar Series, University of Tennessee
  • 2012: Economic Science Association North American Experimental Conference (Tucson, AZ)
  • 2012: Dept. of Economics Brown Bag Workshop, University of Tennessee
  • 2008: National Conference on Undergraduate Research, Salisbury University


  • 2013: Allen H. Keally Outstanding Teacher Award, University of Tennessee (awarded annually to the outstanding graduate student teacher in the College of Business Administration)
  • 2012: Bloomberg Master, University of Tennessee
  • 2012: Graduate Travel Award for North American ESA Conference, University of Tennessee
  • 2009-2014: Graduate Assistantship, University of Tennessee


  • 2014-Present: Student Activities Committee, University of Delaware
  • 2012-2013: Academic Referee (Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Economics and Management)
  • 2012: Committee on the Campus Environment, Graduate Student Representative, University of Tennessee
  • 2012: Student Health Advisory Committee, Graduate Student Representative, University of Tennessee


Last Updated: October 2014