Faculty Bios

For a full list of department employees including visiting lecturers, please visit the Bryan School Directory.

 BrayPhoto2013  Jeremy Bray, Professor and Head of Department
Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2000
Health Economics, Applied Econometrics, Labor Economics, Microeconomics, Program Evaluation
Summary:  Jeremy Bray is Professor and Head of…economics of substance abuse and the economic evaluation of… Read more
Research: RePEc | Email: jwbray@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-3910 | Office: Bryan 462-D
Martin Andersen Martin Andersen, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Harvard University, 2012
Health Economics, Health Policy
Summary: Martin Andersen’s research focuses on health economics with an application to health policy... Read more
Email: msander4@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-3904 | Office: Bryan 448
Dora Gicheva Dora Gicheva, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Yale University, 2010
Labor Economics and Personnel Economics
Summary: Dr. Dora Gicheva joined The University of North Carolina…Her current research focus explores employer… Read more
Research: RePEC | Email: d_gichev@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-4865 | Office: Bryan 459
PIC14002 Bryan School headshots Stephen P. Holland, Professor
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1999
Natural Resource, Environmental, and Energy Economics
Research: RePEc, NBER | Email: sphollan@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-4925 | Office: Bryan 465
hull_marie-199x300 Marie C. Hull, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Duke University, 2015
Applied Microeconomics, Labor Economics, Economics of Education
Summary: Dr. Marie C. Hull is an Assistant Professor…Research Affiliate at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)… Read more
Email: mchull2@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-5364 | Office: Bryan 445
Stephen Layson Stephen K. Layson, Associate Professor
Ph.D. University of Chicago, 1983
Microeconomics, Industry Analysis
Research: RePEc | Email: sklayson@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-4868 | Office: Bryan 457
Dennis Patrick Leyden Dennis P. Leyden, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
Ph.D. Carnegie Mellon University, 1986
Economic Growth, Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Research: RePEc | Email: dpleyden@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 256-8558 | Office: Bryan 460
Al.pdf Albert N. Link, Virginia Batte Phillips Distinguished Professor
Ph.D. Tulane University, 1976
Innovation and Science Policy, Technology Transfer, Evaluation Methodology

Summary: Professor Link’s research focuses on entrepreneurship, technology, and innovation policy, the economics of R&D… Read more
Research: RePEc and NBER | Email: anlink@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-5146 | Office: Bryan 461
PIC14002 Bryan School headshots John L. Neufeld, Professor
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1975
Economic History, Energy Economics, Public Utility Regulation, Applied Microeconomics
Research: RePEc | Email:  jlneufel@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-4869 | Office: Bryan 449
PIC14002 Bryan School headshots Jeffrey K. Sarbaum, Senior Lecturer
Ph.D. Binghamton University, 1997
Experimental Economics, Microeconomics, Labor Economics, International Economics
Summary: Jeff Sarbaum, Ph.D., has been extensively involved in online course development and student assessment… Read more
Research: RePEc | Email: jksarbau@uncg.edu | Office: 466
PIC14002 Bryan School headshots Kenneth A. Snowden, Professor
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1983
Economic History, History of Financial and Mortgage Markets
Research: RePEC and NBER | Email: snowden@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-4870 | Office: Bryan 450
Christopher Swann Christopher Swann, Associate Professor
Ph.D. University of Virginia, 1996
Labor, Applied Econometrics, Welfare Programs
Research: RePEC | Email: caswann2@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-4502 | Office: Bryan 447
 Martijn Van Hasselt  Martijn Van Hasselt, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Brown University, 2006
Applied Econometrics
Summary: Dr. Martijn van Hasselt is…His areas of expertise include econometrics and Bayesian methods. Before joining… Read more
Email: mnvanhas@uncg.edu | Ph: (336) 334-4872 | Office: Bryan 446


Adjunct Faculty

Peter Bearse
Ph.D. University of Virginia, 1995
Econometrics, Public Economics

Dr. Bearse’s research at RePEc
Charles Courtemanche Charles Courtemanche
Ph.D. Washington University, St. Louis, 2008
Applied Microeconomics, Health Economics

Dr. Courtemanche’s research at RePEC and NBER
Garth Heutel Garth Heutel
Ph.D. University of Texas, 2007
Environmental and Natural Resources, Public Economics

Dr. Heutel’s research at RePEC and NBER
David Ribar David C. Ribar
Ph.D. Brown University, 1991
Labor Economics, Demography, Applied Econometrics, Microeconomics
Dr. Ribar’s research at RePEc and NBER
Joseph Terza Joseph V. Terza
Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh, 1981
Health Economics, Applied Econometrics
Dr. Terza’s research at RePEC

Professors Emeriti

   Stuart D. Allen, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. University of Virginia, 1977
Monetary Policy, Macroeconomics
Dr. Allen’s research at RePEc
Bruce Caldwell Bruce J. Caldwell, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1979
History of Economic Thought, Economic Methodology
Joe Rosenthal Excellence Professor
Donald McCrickard Donald McCrickard, Associate Professor Emeritus and Associate Dean Emeritus
Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1975
International Trade and Finance, Macroeconomic Policy
Christopher Ruhm Christopher J. Ruhm, Professor Emeritus, Jefferson-Pilot Excellence Professor
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1984
Labor Economics, Health Economics, Applied Econometrics
Dr. Ruhm’s research at RePEc and NBER
Terry Seaks Terry Seaks, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. Duke University, 1972
Econometrics and Statistics