CV


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EMPLOYMENT
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Louisiana State University: 2015 - Present
Research Fellow, Monash University Economics and Monash Sustainability Institute: 2013 - 2015

EDUCATION
Ph.D. University of Washington, Economics: 2013
M.A. University of Washington, Economics: 2010
B.S. University of Pittsburgh, Economics and Political Science: 2006

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Louisiana State University
Environmental Economics (ECON 4732)
Monash University
Honors Supervision
University of Washington
        Undergraduate Independent Research (ECON 499) - Faculty Advisor
         Economics Internship (ECON 399) - Internship Mentor
        Intermediate Microeconomics (ECON 300) - Graduate Instructor
        Introductory Microeconomics (ECON 200) - Graduate Instructor
        PhD Macroeconomics (ECON 509) - Teaching Assistant
        Introductory Microeconomics (ECON 200) - Teaching Assistant
        Introductory Macroeconomics (ECON 201) - Teaching Assistant
        Health Policy Economics (HSERV 587) - Teaching Assistant

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Consultant, Water & Environmental Economics, Seattle, WA March 2013 - Present
Predoctoral Research Associate, School of Forest and Environmental Resources, 
    University of Washington: September 2011 – 2013
Research Assistant, Department of Economics, University of Washington: Summer 2011
Campus Coordinator, Food and Water Watch, Seattle, WA April 2009 – December 2010
Survey Statistician, U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, D.C. January 2007 – August 2008
Economic Research Assistant, Department of Economics, University of Pittsburgh: Summer 2006
Research Assistant, Psychiatric Department, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA May 2004 – January 2006

COMPUTER SKILLS
Proficient: R, Stata, ArcGIS, LaTeX, Microsoft Office
Basic: MATLAB, SAS, Erdas Imagine

GRANTS
Economics of Urban Water Management, 
    (Subaward from CRWSC Grant with Lata Gangadharan (PI), Anke Leroux, and Paul Raschky) Monash University, 77,338 AUD: 2016
Evaluating Truckee Meadows Water Authority’s Conservation Messaging, 
    (Co-Investigator; with Kim Rollins, Shawn Stoddard, Michael Taylor, Joseph Cook, and Corey Lott), Truckee Meadows Water Authority, $69,002: 2015-2016

HONORS & AWARDS
Washington State University CAHNRS Team Interdisciplinary Award: 2015
Grover and Creta Ensley Fellowship, University of Washington: 2012-2013
Predoctoral Fellow, Arizona State University Center for Environmental Economics and Sustainability Policy: January - May 2012
Graduate Teaching Award, University of Washington: 2012
Jerome C Wells Award, University of Pittsburgh Department of Economics: 2006
Schenker Economics Essay Contest Prize, University of Pittsburgh Economics Department: 2006

PRESENTATIONS
2016
Center for Natural Resources & Environmental Policy (New Orleans, LA); 
 Association of Environmental and Resource Economists Summer Conference (Breckenridge, CO)
2015
Southern Economic Association Annual Meeting (New Orleans, LA); Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA); University of Illinois (Champaign, IL); Federal Trade Commission (Washington, DC); Food and Drug Administration (Washington, DC); Arizona State University Water Demand Workshop (Tempe, AZ)
2014
CRC for Water Sensitive Cities Conference (Melbourne, AUS); Office of Living Victoria (Melbourne, AUS); Resources for the Future (Washington, DC); Rand Corporation (Washington, DC); International Water Resource Economics Consortium (Washington, DC); World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists (Istanbul, TUR)
2013
Monash Behavioural & Experimental Economics Conference (Melbourne, AUS); Monash Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability Workshop (Melbourne, AUS); Water Recycling Centre of Excellence (Sydney, AUS); Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Annual Meeting (Washington, DC); Western Economic Association International Conference (Seattle, WA); Association of Environmental and Resource Economists Summer Conference (Banff, CA); Arizona State University; Water Demand Workshop (Tempe, AZ)
2012
University of Illinois Heartland Environmental and Resource Economics Conference (Champaign, IL); Camp Resources (Wilmington Beach, NC); National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Summer Institute (Cambridge, MA); Association of Environmental and Resource Economists Summer Conference (Ashland, NC); University of Arizona Energy & Environmental Policy Workshop (Tucson, AZ)

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
American Economic Association (AEA); Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE); Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA); Urban Economics Association (UEA)

REFEREE

American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (AEJ:EP); Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (JAERE); Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (JEEM); Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (JEBO); Journal of Policy Analysis and Management (JPAM); Economic Inquiry (EI); Environmental and Resource Economics (ERE); Ecological Economics (EcE); B. E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (BEJEAP); Water Resources and Economics (WRE);  Agricultural Economics (AE);  Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA); Weather, Climate, and Society (WCS)


VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
Intern: Earth Economics, Seattle, WA 2013 - present
Tutor/Mentor: Project NorthStar, Washington D.C. 2008
Tutor: Hillel Academy, Pittsburgh, PA 2004
Intern: Mayor’s Office, Jerusalem, Israel 2003