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Department of Economics Job Market Candidates

 

To obtain additional information on any of the candidates, please contact the Economics Department at the address or phone below, or contact the candidate directly.

Department of Economics
Purdue University

Placement Officer: Tim Cason cason@purdue.edu
(765) 494-1737
Placement Assistant: Matt Pavey mpavey@purdue.edu
(765) 494-7064

 

2017-2018 JOB MARKET CANDIDATES 

 
 JACKLYN BUHRMANN
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  May 2018

Fields:   Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, Search and Matching

Dissertation Title:  "Skill Mismatch in Frictional Labor Markets"

Thesis Committee:  Cathy Zhang (chair), Jack Barron, Victoria Prowse, Trevor Gallen

Contact
Phone: (765) 429-7576
Emailjbuhrma@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/jacklynrbuhrmann/

 
 
GABI JIANG
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date: May 2018

Fields:   Labor Economics, Public Economics, Economics of Education, Microeconomics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays in Labor Economics"

Thesis Committee:  Kevin Mumford (Co-chair), Miguel Sarzosa (Co-chair), Victoria Prowse, Jillian Carr

Contact
Phone: (765) 421-5066
Email:  gabijiang@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/gabixuanjiang/
 
 
KENDALL KENNEDY
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  May 2018

Fields:   Labor Economics, Public Economics, Economics of Education, Applied Econometrics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays in the Economics of Education"

Thesis Committee:  Kevin Mumford (Co-chair), Timothy Bond (Co-chiar), Jillian Carr, Justin Tobias

Contact
Phone: (432) 559-7404
Email:  kkenned@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/kendalljameskennedy/

 
 
JUSTINE MALLATT
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  May 2018

Fields:   Health Economics, Labor Economics, Public Economics

Dissertation Title:  "Essays on Efficacy and Secondary Effects of Pharmaceutical Drug Legislation"

Thesis Committee:  Jillian Carr (co-chair), Kevin Mumford (co-chair), Tim Bond, (Fourth member TBD)

Contact
Phone: (360) 927-9719
Email:  jmallatt@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/justinemallatt/

 
 
SOPHIE DANQING SHEN
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date: May 2018

Fields:   Labor, Public, Demography, Education

Dissertation Title:  "Essays on Labor Economics"

Thesis Committee:  Victoria Prowse (Co-chair), Timothy Bond (Co-chair), Kevin Mumford, and John Barron

Contact
Phone: (320) 237-8457
Email:  shen177@purdue.edu
Web Page: https://sites.google.com/site/danqingsophieshen/
 
 
HAJIME SHIMAO
(details forthcoming)
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date: May 2018

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PAUL THOMAS
Curriculum Vitae  Expected Completion Date:  August 2018

Fields:   Labor Economics, Economics of Education, Public Economics

Dissertation Title:  Essays in Labor Economics and Applied Microeconomics

Thesis Committee:  Kevin Mumford (Chair), Jack Barron, Tim Bond, Mohitosh Kejriwal
Contact
Phone: (502) 410-8547
Email:  thoma342@purdue.edu
Web Page:  https://sites.google.com/site/paulwthomaseconomics/