Our Faculty

Department Faculty

A full listing of department faculty and bios can be found on the department website.

Economics Department Chair:

Program Director for the MA Economics:

Other department faculty:

Some recent faculty publications appeared in reputable economics journals such as:

Affiliated Faculty

We sometimes invite professional economists working in the Bay Area to teach electives in their area of applied expertise. This is one of the advantages of studying economics in such a vibrant economic environment.

External instructors may be drawn from economic consulting firms and other Bay Area universities and organizations such as the Federal Reserve Bank.

Some of our affiliates have been:

  • Brianna Cardiff-Hicks, PhD Stanford / Consultant, Cornerstone Research
  • Keziah Cook, PhD Northwestern / Consultant, Analysis Group
  • Michael Dorman, PhD Stanford / Co-Founder and President of Mosaic Industries
  • Farhad Sabetan, PhD Davis / Independent Economic Consultant