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Graduate Students

Name and Contact Information Previous Institution and Degree Focus Area(s) and Research Title
Joshua Beverly
Ph.D. Student

Concord University, B.S., Mathematics Education

Concord University, B.S., Mathematics

Rural and Regional Development, Applied Econometrics
Mariah Beverly
Ph.D. Student

Concord University, B.S., Math

Concord University, BBA

Agribusiness, Food and Health Economics
Yang Cheng
Ph.D. Student

China Agricultural University, M.S., Agricultural Economics

China Agricultural University, B.S., Agricultural Economics

Applied Econometrics, Agribusiness, Food and Health Economics, International Trade and Development
Elizabeth Chishimba
Ph.D. Student

University of Arizona, M.S., Agricultural and Resource Economics

University of Zambia, B.S., Agriculture

International Trade and Development, Rural and Regional Development

William Ferris
Ph.D. Student

The College of William and Mary, B.S., Economics Resource Economics


Shannon Fluharty
M.S. Student
Christopher Newport University, B.A., Biology Environmental & Resource Economics
Ben Garber
M.S. Student
Virginia Tech, B.S., Applied Economic Management
Agribusiness, International Trade and Development, Extension
Treston Hawkins
M.S. Student
Chenyang Hu
Ph.D. Student
Ange Kakpo 
Ph.D.  Student

Michigan State University, M.S., Agricultural and Applied Economics 

Abomey-Calavi University, B.S., Agricultural and Applied Economics

International Trade and Development
Yunus Emre Karagulle
Ph.D.  Student

Istanbul Technical University, MBA, Economics

Anadolu University, B.S., Economics

Applied Econometrics, International Development and Trade
Vartan Kesiz Abnousi
Ph.D. Candidate

Athens University of Economics and Business, M.S. Accounting and Finance

Agricultural University of Athens, B.S. Agricultural & Applied Economics

Environmental Economics, Applied Econometrics, Econometric Methodology
Minkyong Ko
Ph.D. Student

Sungkyunkwan University, Ph.D., International Studies

Sungkyunkwan University, M.A., Economics

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, BBA

International Trade

Food and Health Economics

Amanda McGowan
M.S. Student
Paige McKibben
M.S. Student
University of New Hampsire, B.S., Environmental & Resource Economics Environmental & Resource Economics
Ryan O'Reilly
M.S. Student
Colorado State University, B.S., Environmental and Natural Resource Economics Environmental & Resource Economics and International Development
Armine Poghosyan
Ph.D. Student
Roshan Puri
Ph.D. Student
Khadija Rouchdi
Ph.D. Student

University of Wyoming, M.S., Agricultural and Applied Economics

Ecole Nationale de Commerce et de Gestion, BBA, Accounting

International Trade and Development
Farhanaz Sharmin
Ph.D. Student

University of Dhaka, M.S., Economics

University of Dhaka, B.S., Economics

International Development and Trade, Applied Econometrics
Yuxiao Shi
M.S. Student
Shandong University of Finance and Economics, B.A., Economics Agribusiness
Kristen Swedberg
M.S. Student

Virginia Tech, B.S., Engineering Science and Mechanics

Virginia Tech, B.S., Sociology

International Trade and Development, Environmental and Resource Economics
Konstantinos Syrengelas
Ph.D. Student

University of Tennessee - Knoxville, Masters of Applied Science, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Agricultural University of Athens, B.S., Agricultural and Applied Economics

International Trade and Development
Hakan Unveren
Ph.D. Student
Mallory Vannoy
M.S. Student
Appalachian State University, B.S./B.A., Economics Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

Alexis Villacis-Aveiga
Ph.D. Candidate

Purdue University - West Lafayette, M.S. Agricultural Economics 

Escuela Agricola Panamericana, B.S. Agribusiness 

International Trade and Development

Yangchuan Wang
Ph.D. Student

Wageningen University, M.S., Agricultural Economics

Northwest A&F University, B.S., Agricultural Economics

Agribusiness, Applied Economics
Yuanyuan Wen
M.S. Student
Zhejiang University, Bachelor of Management Sciences, Labor and Social Security International Development, Environmental and Resource Economics, Food and Health
Jinyang Yang
Ph.D. Student
Northwest A&F University, B.A., Economics
Food and Health Economics
Zhenyu Yao
Ph.D. Student

Xiamen University, M.A., Statistics

Southwest Jiaotong University, BBA

Resource Economics
Zeya Zhang
Ph.D. Student

John Hopkins University, M.A. Applied Economics

East China Normal University, B.S. International Economics and Trade

Colorado State University, B.A. Economics

Rural and Regional Development

Yixing Zheng
Ph.D. Student

Georgetown University, M.S., Economics

Nanjing Agricultural University, B.S., Finance

Applied Econometrics, Agribusiness, Food and Health Economics, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics