Purdue Ag Econ PhD and MS Job Market Candidates


Welcome to the Department of Agricultural Economics Job Market Candidates page. Our diverse and talented graduate students are a critical component to the success of our research and engagement missions. Below you will find a list of our PhD and MS job market candidates. If you would like to view recent graduate student's career placements, please visit our placement's site. For questions about placements or our job candidates, contact our placement coordinator Dr. Jacob Ricker-Gilbert.



PhD Job Market Candidates:

 Name: Jixuan Yao
 Expected Graduation: May 2021
 Research Areas: Labor economics and environmental economics
 CV/Resume: CV
Personal Website: Personal Website


 Name: Emiliano Lopez Barrera
 Expected Graduation: Spring 2021
 Research Areas: International Trade and Development, Climate Change, CGE/PE modeling, Diets-Health-Environment Trilemma
 CV/Resume: CV
Job Market Paper: "Global food waste across the income spectrum: Implications for food prices, production and resource use" 


 Name: Ashraf Noumir
 Expected Graduation: December 2020
 Research Areas: Asset Pricing, Risk - Return Analysis, Portfolio Selection, Farmland Economics
 CV/Resume: CV


 Name: Alma Cortes Selva
 Expected Graduation: Spring 2021
 Research Areas: CGE, Climate Change, Energy/Taxation and Incentives, Fiscal Policy
 Resume/CV: Resume


 Name: Chinonso Etumnu
 Expected Graduation: Summer 2020
 Research Areas: Food and Agricultural Marketing, Agribusiness Management, Behavioral and Experimental Economics
 CV/Resume: Resume


 Name: Travis Atkinson
 Expected Graduation: Summer 2020
 Research Areas: Industrial Organization, Energy and the Environment, Decision Analysis in Electricity Markets
 CV/Resume: CV
Job Market Paper: "Long-term Investment Planning for the Electricity Sector in Small Island Developing States: Case Study for Jamaica" 


MS Job Market Candidates:


 Name: Patrick Maier
 Expected Graduation: Spring 2020
 Research Area: Aquaculture and Agribusiness Management, Risk Analysis, Financial Modeling
 CV/Resume: Resume



MS/PhD Job Placement Coordinator: Dr. Jacob Ricker-Gilbert


If you are a Purdue Ag Econ graduate student and would like to be listed on this page, please email Kami Goodwin at kami@purdue.edu and provide your name, expected graduation, research area, a CV or resume (PDF), and a recent job market paper (PDF).



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