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Our staff is available from 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday, at the emails listed under Contacts. Please do not hesitate to reach out.

Beginning Friday, March 19, 2021, the Department of Economics staff will be holding virtual administrative office hours for students via Zoom. These office hours will be as follows:

Wednesdays, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (EST)

Fridays, 8:30 AM -9:30 AM (EST)

Join with the ZOOM LINK here. Please join with your NU account. You will be directed to a Zoom waiting room. The host will admit guests as soon as possible and in the order of arriva


Robert Triest, Chair
Cheryl Fonville, Administrative Officer
Jacquaetta Hester:  Graduate Administration Coordinator
Kathleen Downey: Marketing Assistant
Katie Thorp: Administrative Assistant (general and undergraduate program)

Academic Program Directors

Gustavo Vicentini, Undergraduate Program Director
Jun Ma, MS Program Director
James Dana, PhD Program Director