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Dmitry Adams

Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2020
Adviser: Jeff Stokes
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Maroua Afi

Contact: mafi2@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: Ph.D.
Adviser: Jay Parsons
Previous Education: Agris Mundus Double Degree Master of Science in Sustainable Rural Development from University College Cork , Ireland and The Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain.Engineering Degree in Agricultural Economics from University of Carthage (ESA Mograne), Tunisia.
Areas of Interest: Economic modelling, environmental economics, resilience and sustainable development, decision making, agricultural systems, livestock economics
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Muhammad Tahir Ali

Contact: mtahirali@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2021
Advisers: Karina Schoengold and Azzeddine Azzam
Previous Education: MSc. Economics, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan
Areas of Interest: Social capital, small farmers decision making, water policy/economics, environmental economics
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Cicely Batie

Contact: cbatie2@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2021
Adviser: Brad Lubben
Previous Education: Previous Education: B.A. German and Global Studies, Nebraska Wesleyan University
Areas of Interest: Agriculture and trade policy, agribusiness management
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Ahmed Chennak

Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2020
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Anubrata Deka

Contact: deka.anubrata@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: May 2020
Previous Education: B.A in Economics (honors), University of Delhi; M.A in Economics, South Asian University, New Delhi
Advisor: Azzeddine Azzam
Areas of interest: Industrial organization
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Qianqian Du

Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2021
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Iyore Eronmwon

Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2020
Adviser: Cory Walters
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Diya Ganguly

Contact: diya.ganguly@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2020
Adviser: Simanti Banerjee
Previous education: M.A. in Economics, Jadavpur University; B.A. in Economics, Jadavpur University
Areas of interest: Resource and environmental economics, experimental and behavioral economics
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Henriette Gitungwa

Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2022
Adviser: Chris Gustafson
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Kevin Gomez

Degree: Ph.D.
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Sabrina Gulab

Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2022
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Malek Hammami

Contact: ahammami@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2021
Adviser: John Beghin
Previous Education: M.Sc Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania-Greece (MAICh); BS, University of Carthage- Tunis-(ESAM)
Areas of interest: International trade, industrial organization, behavioral and experimental economics ResearchGate
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Amine Hedoui

Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2023
Adviser: John Beghin
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Hanin Hosni

Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2022
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Wilman Iglesias Pinedo

Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2021
Advisor: Lilyan Fulginiti
Previous education: M.S., Applied Economics. Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Viçosa, Minas Gerais - Brazil; B.A., Economics, Universidad del Atlántico, Barranquilla, Atlántico - Colombia.
Areas of interest: Development economics, labor economics, poverty and human capital
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Shunkei Kakimoto

Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2021
Adviser: Taro Mieno
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Logan Kalkowski

Contact: lakalkowski@gmail.com
Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: December 2020
Adviser: Jay Parsons
Previous education: B.S., Agribusiness, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Areas of interest: Livestock systems, banking and finance, appraisal, grazing systems, cover crops
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Badri Khanal

Contact: bkhanal@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2021
Adviser:  Karina Schoengold
Areas of interest: Resource economics, development economics, behavioral and experimental economics
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Ishani Lal

Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2021
Adviser: Nick Brozović
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Julie Lee

Contact: julielee@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion Date: 2021
Adviser: Konstantinos Giannakas
Previous Education: B.S. Kwangwoon University, M.S. Mississippi State
Areas of Interest: Food system and policy, consumer behavior
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Tyler Marotz

Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2021
Adviser: Jay Parsons
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Charalampos Mavroutsikos

Contact: charalmav@yahoo.gr
Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2019
Dissertation Topic: On the Economics of Crop Insurance
Advisers: Konstantinos Giannakas, Cory Walters
Previous Education: M.S. Economic Theory, Athens University of Economics and Business; B.S. Agricultural Economics, Agricultural University of Athans
Areas of Interest: Industrial organization, economic policy, risk management, agribusiness, natural resource economics
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Shelby Mikulak

Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2021
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Reza Pashai

Degree: Ph.D.
Previous education: M.A. in Economics, New Mexico State University; B.A. in Accounting, New Mexico State University
Adviser: Dr. Chris Gustafson
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Susweta Ray

Contact: susweta.ray@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion:  2020
Previous Education Bachelors in Agriculture from Visva-bharati University, India; Masters in Agricultural Economics from G.B.Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, India
Adviser: Wes Peterson
Areas of Interest: International trade and development, industrial organization
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Shane Roberts

Contact: shaneroberts1@gmail.com
Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2020
Advisers: Kate Brooks, Lia Nogueira
Previous Education: B.A. Economics, Minors Business and Political Science, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Areas of Interest: Agricultural production, international trade and development, behavioral economics and consumer behavior
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Anne Timu

Contact: annegesare@huskers.unl.edu
Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion:2021
Adviser: Dr. Chris Gustafson
Previous Education:
B.Sc, Agriculture education and extension, University of Nairobi; Msc, Agriculture and applied economics, University of Nairobi and University of Pretoria, South Africa
Areas of Interest: Rural development, food economics, risk management
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Pedro Queiroz

Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2020
Adviser: Lilyan Fulginiti
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Jessica Windh

Degree: Ph.D.
Expected Completion: 2023
Adviser: Jay Parsons
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Kara Zimmerman

Degree: M.S.
Expected Completion: 2021
Advisers: Kate Brooks, Cory Walters