Economics

Faculty/Staff

 

Fall 2014 Class Schedule

Fall 2014 Course Descriptions

Summer 2014 Faculty Office Hours

 

 Full-Time Faculty 

 

Michael T. Allison
Associate Teaching Professor &
Director of Undergraduate Studies
A.B.D., Economics
University of Virginia, 1985
Fields: Macroeconomic Theory, Econometrics
Office: 402 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5306
Email: allison@umsl.edu

Allison
Sel Dibooglu
Professor
Ph.D., Economics
Iowa State University, 1993
Fields: International Finance, Applied Time Series, Econometrics, Monetary Economics
Office: 401 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5530
Email: dibooglus@umsl.edu
Webpage: http://www.umsl.edu/%7esdiboogl/
Dibooglu

 

Susan K. Feigenbaum
Professor
Ph.D., Economics
University of Wisconsin, 1980
Vitae
Fields: Health Care Economics, Economics of Science, Industrial Organization/Regulation, Statistics/Econometrics, Economics of Public Choice, The Not-for-Profit Sector
Office: 405 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5554
Email: sskfeig@umsl.edu

 

Feigenbaum

Max Gillman
Professor
Ph.D., Economics
University of Chicago
Fields:  Monetary Theory, Macroeconomics
Office: 313 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5861
Email: gillmanm@umsl.edu
Webpage: http://www.maxgillman.com/

 

Gillman
Clinton A. Greene
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Economics
University of California-Davis, 1992
Fields:
Monetary Theory, Macroeconomics
Office: 302 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5565
Email: clinton_greene@umsl.edu
Webpage: http://www.umsl.edu/%7eecocgree/

Greene
Lea-Rachel D. Kosnik
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Economics
University of California at Los Angeles, 2002
Fields: Environmental and Energy Economics, Public and Regulatory Economics, Behavioral Economics
Office: 409 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5564
Email: kosnikl@umsl.edu
Webpage: http://www.umsl.edu/%7ekosnikl/home
Kosnik

 

Donald J. Kridel
Associate Professor & Chairperson
Director of Graduate Studies
Ph.D., Economics
University of Arizona, 1987
Fields: Economics of Telecommunications, Applied Econometrics, Forecasting
Office: 310 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5553
Email: krideld@umsl.edu

 

kridel

Shirley Porterfield
Associate Professor of Social Work
Ph.D, Agricultural and Applied Economics
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1988
(Courtesy appointment in Economics)
Fields: Agricultural and Applied Economics

Porterfield

 

William H. Rogers
Associate Professor

Ph.D, Economics
Colorado State University, 2004 
Fields: Regional Economics, Urban Economics, Public Economics
Office: 304 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5860
Email: rogerswil@umsl.edu
Webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/williamhrogerseconomics/home

WRogers

David Rose
Professor

Ph.D, Economics
University of Virginia, 1987
Fields: Industrial Organization, Development/International, Finance, Institutional Economics
Office: 305 Tower
Phone: 314-516-4117
Email: rose@umsl.edu

David Rose

Robert L. Sorensen
Professor
Ph.D., Economics
Virginia Polytechnic Institute 1971
Fields: Industrial Organization, Forensic Economics, Money, Banking and Financial Markets, Managerial Economics
Office: 311 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5562
Email: sorensen@umsl.edu

Sorenson
 

Brian Speicher
Senior Lecturer
M.A., Economics
Washington University, 2000
Fields: Urban Economics, Public Finance, Applied Microeconomics (Game Theory)
Office: 404 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5557
Email: speicherb@umsl.edu

 

Speicher
Donald C. Sweeney II
Teaching Professor;
Associate Director, Center for Transportation Studies
Ph.D, Economics
Washington University, 1987
Fields: Transportation Economics
Office: 154 University Center
Phone: 314-516-7990
Email: dsweeney@umsl.edu
Sweeney

 

Anne E. Winkler
Professor
Ph.D., Economics
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989
Fields: Labor Economics, Public Sector Microeconomics, Economics of the Family, Economics of Gender, Welfare and Poverty
Office: 301 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5563
Email: awinkler@umsl.edu
Webpage:  http://www.umsl.edu/%7eecoawink/ 

Winkler
Keith Womer
College of Business Administration
Professor of Management Science
Ph.D., Economics 
The Pennsylvania State University, 1970
(Courtesy appointment in Economics)
Fields: Operations Management and Statistics, Statistical Cost Estimation, Production Planning, Learning, Techniques of Cost-Effectiveness Analyses
Office: 1012 Tower
Phone: 314-516-6119
Email: womerk@umsl.edu
Keith Womer

  

Emeritus Faculty

 

Thomas R. Ireland
Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., Economics
University of Virginia, 1972
Fields: Public Finance, Law and Economics, Forensic Economics, Organizational Theory
Office: 411 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5558
Email: ireland@umsl.edu
Webpage: http://www.umsl.edu/%7eireland/

Ireland
Sharon G. Levin
Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., Economics
University of Michigan, 1973
Fields: Economics of Science, Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics
Office: 403 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5560
Email: slevin@umsl.edu
Webpage: http://www.umsl.edu/%7eecoslevi
Levin

 

Donald Phares
Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., Economics
Syracuse University, 1970
Fields: Urban Economic Issues, Fiscal Federalism, State-Local Public Finance, Governmental Structure, Urban Political Economy, Education Finance, Public Policy Analysis, Housing/Neighborhood Transition
Office: 401 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5551
Email: don_phares@umsl.edu

 

Phares
Kathleen Phares  
Senior Lecturer Emeritus
M.A., Economics
University of Missouri-St. Louis, 1976
Office: 312 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5570
Email: skphare@umsl.edu

PharesK

 

Center for Entrepreneurship & Economic Education

 

Grant C. Black
Teaching Professor
Director Center for Entrepreneurship &
Economic Education
Ph.D., Economics
Georgia State University, 2001
Office: 607 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5561
Email: blackgc@umsl.edu

GBlack

Sharon Laux
Lecturer

Associate Director for Center of Entrepreneurship &
Economic Education
Ph.D., Consumer Economics
Oklahoma State University, 1980
Office: 607 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5249
Email: lauxs@umsl.edu

SLaux

  

Part-Time Faculty

 

Robert Coulter
Adjunct Instructor
Ed.D., Boston University, 1996
Office: 408 SSB
Email:coulterr@umsl.edu

 

Tracie Edwards
Adjunct Instructor
M.A., Economics
University of Missouri-St. Louis, 2001
Office: 408 SSB
Phone: 314-516-5351
Email: edwardstr@umsl.edu

Tracie Edwards

Mary Fedak
Adjunct Instructor
M.A., Economics
Office: 408 SSB
Phone: 314-516-5351
Email: mpfedak@hotmail.com

MFedak

 

Barbara Flowers
Adjunct Instructor
M.A., Economics
University of Missouri-St. Louis
Office: 408 SSB
Phone: 314-516-5351
Email:  flowersb@umsl.edu

 

Joseph Naumann    
Adjunct Associate Professor
M.A., Teaching
Indiana University, 1966
Office: 303 Tower
Phone: 314-516-4147
Email: naumannj@umsl.edu
Webpage: http://www.umsl.edu/~naumannj/

Joe Naumann

David Sanders 
Adjunct Instructor
M.A., Economics
University of Missouri-St. Louis, 2006
Office:312 Tower
Phone: 314-516-5570
Email: sandersdav@umsl.edu

DSanders

  

Staff

 

Judy Cates
Administrative Associate I
Office: 408 SSB
Phone: 314-516-5353
Fax: 314-516-5352
Email: catesj@umsl.edu 


Cierra Powers

Student Assistant Clerical 
Office: 408 SSB
Phone: 314-516-5351
Fax: 314-516-5352
Email: cpb62@mail.umsl.edu