Fall 2016 – Summer 2017

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Jeff Ackermann Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) McManus
Matt Forsstrom Wheaton College; assistant professor Gilleskie
Ning Fu Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. Gilleskie
Sofoklis Goulas Hoover Institution of Stanford; post-doc Flabbi
Andrew Graczyk Wake Forest; visiting position Chari
Apoorva Jain PricewaterhouseCooper Peter
Chunxiao Li Alibaba (Hangzhou, China) Gilleskie
Hanwei Liu Ernst & Young; Quantitative Advisory Service Group Ghysels
Marcela Parada-Contzen Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile (PUC); post doc Gilleskie
Brad Shrago Department of Transportation (DOT) McManus
Tan Tran Regions Bank Gilleskie

 

Fall 2015 – Summer 2016

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Sam Flanders California State – Fullerton Biglaiser
Robert Gonzalez University of South Carolina Peter
Matt Horne Deloitte – Atlanta Biglaiser
Ruchita Manghnani World Bank – India Conway
Pragya Singh Mathematica Gilleskie

Fall 2014 – Summer 2015

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Olga Belskaya Ohio University Peter
Justin Contat Longwood University (visiting) Parreiras Longwood University
Anthony Diercks Federal Reserve Board Conway/Crose
Laura Jackson Bentley College Francis
Dimitris Katsoridas Leonteg Securities AG Hill/Hannig
Brett Matsumoto Bureau of Labor Statistics Gilleskie
Giang Nguyen Penn State, Finance Ghysels
Melati Nungsari Davidson (visiting) Biglaiser Asia School of Business
Christian Posso Central Bank of Colombia Guilkey
Ken Reddix Deloitte McManus
Wasin Siwasarit Thammasat University Ghysels
Forrest Spence Notre Dame University (lecturer) McManus
Huan Zhou Analysis Group Ghysels

Fall 2013 – Summer 2014

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Ryan Burk IBM McManus
Ezequiel Cabezon International Monetary Fund Froyen
Chris Cronin Notre Dame Gilleskie
David Fragoso Gonzalez University of Mississippi (adjunct) Biglaiser
David Frazier Monash University Renault
Kaiji Motegi Waseda University Ghysels Kobe University
Mai Ahn Ngo UNC Epidemiology (Research Collaborator) Conway SynteractHCR
Nazire Ozkan UNC-Greensboro (visiting) Ghysels Wesleyan University (visiting)
Didem Pekkurnaz Ozyegin University Guilkey Bilkent University (lecturer)
Riha Vaidya IMPAQ Guilkey

Fall 2012 – Summer 2013

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Arnie Aldridge RTI International, Behavior Health Economics Program Gilleskie
Stephen Goldberger JP Research Ghysels Google
William Grider U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies Gilleskie
Fatma Gunay Washington and Lee University (visiting) Biglaiser İstanbul Arel Üniversitesi
Matt Harris University of Tennessee Gilleskie
Gazi Kara  Federal Reserve System Board of Governors,
The Office of Financial Stability Policy and Research
Chari
Greg McAtee Regions Financial Corporation – Alabama Gilleskie
Leonardo Morales Central Bank of Colombia Guilkey
Racha Moussa Middlebury College Chari
Jianfeng Yao Bluefield College Akin

Fall 2011 – Summer 2012

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Mustafa A. Attar Hacettepe University Hendricks
David Buehler Penn State – Harrisburg Field
Fernando Chague University of Sao Paulo Ghysels
Jeremy Cook Wheaton College Gilleskie
Rebecca Glawtschew Kennesaw State University Norman
Mustafa Guler Central Bank of Turkey Froyen
Brian Jenkins University of Montana (visiting) Salemi University of California – Irvine (lecturer)
Wonchul Hwang Korea Fair Trade Commission Biglasier
Timothy Moore Deloitte – Los Angeles Norman
Amos Peters University of Cape Town – South Africa Black
Ozge Savascin Freddie Mac Francis
Teerawut Sripinit Thammasat University Froyen
Russell Triplett Stetson University (visiting) Conway University of North Florida

Fall 2010 – Summer 2011

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Natta Akapaiboon Ministry Of Foreign Affairs, Thailand Conway
Chak Hun Jack Cheng Murray State University Salemi
Michael Darden Tulane University Gilleskie
Manasigan Kanchanachitra Office of the Education Council, Thailand Gilleskie Institute for Population and Social Research, Mahidol University
Stanislav Khrapov New Economic School, Moscow Renault
Zongqiang Liao Blue Cross Blue Shield Salemi
Peter Malaspina Freeman, Sullivan, and Co. Norman Quantitative Economic Solutions, LLC
Codrin Nedita Eureka College Conway
Tatevik Sekhposyan Bank of Canada Francis Texas A&M
Nopphol Witvorapong Chulalongkorn University Gilleskie

Fall 2009 – Summer 2010

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Basak Altan Ozyegin University Biglaiser
Suzette Baker Washington University(visiting scholar) Biglaiser
Katherine Cloud University of Georgia (visiting) Gilleskie Bridgeforth Capital LLC
Olesya Fomenko Workers Compensation Research Institute Guilkey
Lauren Heller Berry College Akin
Mai Hubbard Mathematica Policy Inc. Gilleskie Alkermes
Justin Joffrion Department of Defense Parreiras USAF San Antonio TX (Commander)
Zubeyir Kilinc Central Bank of Turkey Froyen
Silviya Nikolova University of Manchester Mroz University of Leeds
Jeremy Petranka Indiana University (visiting) Biglaiser Duke University, Fuqua School of Business (Professor of the Practice)
Serban Ranca East Carolina University (visiting) Parreiras BNP Paribas
Marcelo Silva Federal University of Pernambuco Salemi
Katherine Theyson University of the South Bilsborrow/Turchi
Denise Whalen Mathematica Policy Inc. Gilleskie

Fall 2008 – Summer 2009

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Mikhail Bontch-Osmolovskii World Bank Mroz Center for Social & Economics Research
Zafar Nazarov RAND Guilkey Indiana University – Purdue University Fort Wayne
Nilufer Ozdemir University of Mississippi Conway
Sarah Riley UNC Center for
Community Capital
Biglaiser
Kathryn Rouse Elon University Mroz
Saad Alam University of St. Thomas,
St. Paul MN
Akin Adventist Health System
Tetyana Shvydko Bates White Blau

Fall 2007 – Summer 2008

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Michael Aguilar University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Lecturer) Renault
Charles Braymen Kansas State University Conway Creighton University
Kristie Briggs Creighton University Field
Xilong Chen SAS Ghysels
Raymond Farkouh Research Triangle Institute Guilkey Pfizer
Ryan Goodstein Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Blau
Tiffany Green University of Wisconsin (Robert Woods Johnson scholar) Gilleskie Virginia Commonwealth University
Volker Grzimek University of Richmond (visiting) Akin/Tauchen Berea College
David Jones Mathematica Gilleskie
Jason Jones Furman University Black
John MacDonald Wake Forest University (Lecturer) Stewart
Steven McMullen Calvin College Mroz Hope College
Ronald Oertel Western Washington University (visiting) van der Klaauw Western Washington University (lecturer)
Seregiy Peredriy SAS Black
Arthur Sinko University of Manchester, UK Ghysels
Alicia Sparling Davidson College (adjunct) Gilleskie Davidson College
Kellin Stanfield DePauw University Darity

Fall 2006 – Summer 2007

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Betty Tao Fout CNA Corporation Gilleskie Abt Associates
Hamilton Fout Kansas State University Salemi Fannie Mae
Mohammad Jahan-Parvar East Carolina University Gallant Federal Reserve Board
Heather Krull RAND Gilleskie
Bidisha Lahiri Oklahoma State University Conway
Emil Rusev Acumen, LLC van der Klaauw
Yan Shi Central Michigan University (visiting) Parreiras/Biglaiser University of North Carolina, Pembroke
Mark Witte College of Charleston Black
Myung-Soo Yie Bank of Korea Froyen
Yun (Sean) Zhang Capital One Gilleskie

Fall 2005 – Summer 2006

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Omur Celmanbet Cornerstone Research Mezzetti/Biglaiser
Danny M. Davis CNA Corporation Tauchen/Biglaiser
Timothy Diette Washington and Lee University Darity
Liang (Leon) Ding Macalester College Black
Gregory Givens Middle Tennessee State University Salemi University of Alabama
Daver Kahvecioglu IMPAQ International Blau Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Yuriy Kitsul Georgia State University Gallant/Ahn Federal Reserve Board
Shingo Takahashi International University of Japan Mroz
Valerie Rawlston Wilson North Carolina State University (post-doc) van der Klaauw Economic Policy Institute
Yaraslau Zayats Bates White Mroz

Fall 2004 – Summer 2005

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Rouben Atoian International Monetary Fund Salemi
Melissa Banzhaf Bureau of Labor Statistics Blau Center for Economic Studies, Atlanta
William C. Grant James Madison University Stewart
Joon-Suk Lee Bowdoin College Biglaiser Bates White
Tamah Morant North Carolina State University Darity
Sahminan Bank of Indonesia Conway
Matthew Woolley Moody’s Investors Service Ghysels/Zhang

Fall 2003 – Summer 2004

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Ai-Ru Cheng University of California, Santa Cruz Gallant
Susan Chen Triangle Census Research Data Center, Duke University van der Klaauw University of Alabama
Michelle Danis Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight Tauchen Securities and Exchange Commission
Andrew Dyke Portland State University (visiting) Tauchen ECONorthwest-Portland,Oregon Senior Economist
Daniela Nicoara Ielceanu PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP Biglaiser
Peter Lance MEASURE Evaluation Project, UNC Akin
Alex Li American Express van der Klaauw/ Mroz
Albert Loh University of North Florida Akin

Fall 2002 – Summer 2003

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Lara Bryant Florida Atlantic University Gilleskie Southeastern Louisiana University
John Csellak Campbell University Mroz Dattaman.com
Timothy Goodger Lehman Brothers Black
Kenneth Hightower Federated Investors Parke Epoch Investment Partners
Jae-Young Lim Hallym University, Chuncheon, Korea Akin Korea University
Haiyong Liu East Carolina University Mroz
Jonathan Pingle Board of Governors, Federal Reserve van der Klaauw Brevan Howard

Fall 2001 – Summer 2002

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Sarah Broome University of Connecticut Tauchen North Carolina Hospital Association
Seung-Nyeon Kim Samsung Economic Research Black Hankuk University of Foreign Studies – Seoul, Korea
Michael Quinn Bentley College Field
Hisashi Sawaki Tezukayama University, Japan Conway Okayama University
Melissa Sims ERS Blau
George Waters Washington and Lee (visiting) Parke Illinois State University

Fall 2000 – Summer 2001

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Scott Baker 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, Jackson, MI Mezzetti Washington University, School of Law
Benjamin Balak Washington and Lee (visiting) Tarascio Rollins College 
Jeremy Bray Research Triangle Institute Mroz University of North Carolina – Greensboro
Joseph Crespo National Economic Research Associates Tauchen Monolith Energy Trading
Sumana Dhar World Bank Darity
Garland Durham University of Iowa Gallant California Polytechnic State University
Paul Hutchinson Carolina Population Center Akin Tulane University
Neal McCall  Department of Treasury Tauchen
Christopher Dylan McGee Assumption College Black
Dominic Mancini Food and Drug Administration Stewart Office of Management and Budget
Rupi Kaur Saggi Southern Methodist University (Lecturer) Black Vanderbilt (Senior Lecturer)
Amitabh Singh Abbott Laboratories Tauchen Wyeth Pharmaceuticals
Erdal Tekin Georgia State University Blau American University
Ozkan Zengin SAS Institute Black National Resources Inventory, Iowa State University

Fall 1999 – Summer 2000

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Myung-Chul Chung Seoul City University, Korea (visiting) Black
Alicia Robb US Small Business Administration Darity Beacon Economics
Taner Yigit St. Louis University Froyen Bilkent University

Fall 1998 – Summer 1999

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Clark Alyea Barra, Inc. Blau ValueScience
Charles Baum Middle Tennessee State University Blau
Teresa Beckham Rhodes College Conway
John Burger Loyola College, Baltimore Froyen
Alexander Cowell Research Triangle Institute Mroz
Jason Dietrich Comptroller of the Currency Akin
John Eiler Department of the Treasury Tauchen LSU-Finance (PhD student)
Darrick Hamilton University of Michigan (postdoc), Yale University (Robert Johnson) Darity New School University – NYC
George M. Holmes East Carolina University Mroz UNC School of Public Health
Amber Jessup Food and Drug Administration Akin
Jonathan Lave Georgetown Law School Conway Shearman & Sterling, Antitrust Division
Jee Hyung Lee Electronics & Telecommunications Research Institute, Korean Froyen
Michael Lokshin World Bank Blau
Roberto Mosheim University of Puerto Rico Darity/Lovell
John M. Nail Microeconomics, Inc. Stewart Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Tim Savage Charles River Associates Mroz Berkeley Research Group
Luis Sosa Colorado School of Mines Froyen Baldwin-Wallace
Frank Warnock Federal Reserve Board of Governors Black University of Virginia, Darden School of Business
Umaporn Wongwatanasin Asian Development Bank Field
Tom Xu Texas Tech University Akin

Fall 1997 – Summer 1998

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Alison Aughinbaugh Bureau of Labor Statistics Mroz
Lewis Davis State University of New York at Oswego Darity Smith College
Elena Glinskaya World Bank Mroz
Chris Henderson General Accounting Office Froyen Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Debin Ma Hitosubashi University (visiting) Rhode/Gallman University of Missouri at St. Louis
Kellie Maske University of the West Indies Black Appalachian State University
George Korenko Meredith College Salemi Edgeworth Economics
Saif Rahman Agnes Scott College Darity/Friedman Ohio Wesleyan University
Geoff Schneider Bucknell Darity

Fall 1996 – Summer 1997

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Gustavo Angeles Carolina Population Center Mroz Department of Maternal and Child Health, UNC-Chapel Hill
Bob Boggs Abbot Labs Lovell Merck
Tim Day Deloitte and Touche Froyen
Doohoi Heo Posco Research Institute, Korea Stewart
Vaishali Mamgain University of Southern Maine Darity
Robert Pakpahan Ministry of Finance, Indonesia Conway
Chuck Slusher Social Security Administration Blau Portland Public Schools
Matt Thompson ERS Mroz Charles River Associates
Chris Trenholm Mathematica Mroz

Fall 1995 – Summer 1996

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Jennie Chase Wenger University of North Texas Mroz RAND
Myriam Quispe Tulane University Black Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Jeff Rous University of North Texas Akin
Curtis Florence Tulane University (Public Health) Blau Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Kirsten Madden Millersville University Tarascio
Steve Yamarik Oberlin College (visiting) Benavie California State University, Long Beach

Fall 1994 – Summer 1995

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Hsiao-Chi Chen National Chung Hsing, University, Taiwan Friedman/Mezzetti National Taipei University
Ngina Chiteji Congressional Budget Office Darity Skidmore College
Tania Dmytraczenko Futures Group Field ABT Associates
Martin Gross Consulting firm D.C. Tarascio Team-Assess
In-Seong Hwang Samsung Economics Research Institute, Korea Black
Inbae Kim Korea Institute of International Economic Policy  Salemi Soongsil University, Korea
Soonhyun Kwon World Bank Darity
Daniel Kress Futures Group Field Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Kazuo Machino Hokkaido University Friedman/Mezzetti
Chris Mackie Tulane University (lecturer) Tarascio Committee on National Statistics
Stephen O’Brien Sonnenschein Attorneys Stewart Dentons US, LLP
Regina Riphahn University of Munich, Germany Blau University of Erlangen
Pankaj Sahay Christensen Associates Lovell
Mike Slotkin William and Mary (visiting) Appleyard Florida Institute of Technology
Brian Surette Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve Mroz Capital One
Atsushi Tanaka Kwansai Gakuin University Froyen
Alex Vamosi Wooster Waud Florida Institute of Technology
Daxin Wang Health Source Conway Providian Financial
Lillian (Beadsie) Woo Carolina Friends School Coates Annie C. Casey Foundation

Fall 1993 – Summer 1994

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Jehan Arulpragasam Cornell Univ. Food & Nutrition Policy Program Field World Bank
Hakan Berument Wake Forest (visiting) Froyen Bilkent University, Turkey
Steffany Ellis University of Michigan, Dearborn Black FEDEX Services, University of Memphis (Adjunct)
David Hotchkiss Public Health, Tulane University Blau
Chanjin Kim Injae University Akin
Jeff Konz Washington & Lee University (visiting) Darity UNC-Asheville
Cynthia McCarty Jacksonville State University Rosefielde
Mike McIntosh Christensen Associates Akin
Matthias Moersch Institute for Contemporary German Studies Froyen Heilbronn University
Judi Turner Christensen Associates Lovell Department of Anesthesiology, UCLA
Alan White ABT Associates Mroz

Fall 1991 – Summer 1993

Name of Graduate Initial Employer Advisor Current Position if Different
Chin-Shyan Chen Taiwan National University Akin National Taipei University
Gerald Granderson Miami University of Ohio Tauchen
Alfred Guender Canterbury University, New Zealand Froyen
Carl Linvill University of Arkansas Friedman/Lovell RAP Energy Solutions
Tsai-Ching Liu Technical University of Taiwan Akin National Taipei University
Joe Nowakowski Muskingum College Rosefielde
Ann Sternlicht Virginia Commonwealth University Darity
Bill Winfrey Futures Institute Field
Takashi Yanagawa Nagoya Gakuin University, Japan Friedman Kobe University, Japan