Faculty

Anthony BeckerA

Anthony Becker
Chair of the Economics Department and Associate Professor of Economics

At St. Olaf College since 1987, Ph.D. and A.M., Economics, Duke University, B.A. with Honors in Economics, University of Maryland – College Park

Seth BinderA

Seth Binder
Assistant Professor of Economics

PhD, Yale University MsC, London School of Economics BSFS, Georgetown University

Kenneth Creech

Ken Creech
Instructor of Management Studies

M.B.A. and B.B.A. Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA.

Goedde

Rick Goedde
Associate Professor of Management Studies and Director of Management Studies

At St. Olaf College since 1988 M.B.A., Accounting, University of Wisconsin-Madison B.B.A., Finance, University of Wisconsin C.P.A (inactive). and C.M.A.

Hirsch

Rick Hirsch
Instructor of Management Studies

BBA, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Ashley HodgsonA

Ashley Hodgson
Assistant Professor of Economics

Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 2011, B.A. Washington and Lee University, 2003

Judge

Rebecca Judge
Associate Professor of Economics

At St. Olaf College since 1987, Ph.D., Economics, Duke University, M.S., Biology, University of Minnesota, A.B., Biology and Music, Smith College

Sian MuirA

Sian Muir
Entrepreneur in Residence

At St. Olaf College since 2004, MBA, Massey University, New Zealand, Diploma in Management and Certificate in Business Studies, Otago Polytechnic, New Zealand

Ophaug

John Ophaug
Visiting Assistant Professor of Management Studies

At St. Olaf since 1979, B.A., Carleton College, Northfield, MN, J.D., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Mark PerneckyA

Mark Pernecky
Associate Professor of Economics

At St. Olaf College since 1990, Ph.D., Economics, University of Notre Dame, M.S., Economics, University of North Carolina, B.A., Economics, Northwestern University

Xun Pomponio

Xun Pomponio
Associate Professor of Economics

At St. Olaf College since 1991, Ph.D., Economics, Pennsylvania State University, M.A., Economics, Pennsylvania State University, B.A., Economics (minor in Computer Science), Youngstown State University

Brandt Richardson2

Brandt Richardson
Visiting Instructor of Economics

Ph.D. Candidate in Applied Economics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. B.A. St. Olaf College, 2008.

Soderlind

Steven Soderlind
Professor of Economics and Husby Johnson Chair in Business and Economics

At St. Olaf College since 1979, Ph.D., Economics, University of Massachusetts – Amherst, B.A., Mathematics & Economics, University of Minnesota

Paul WojickA

Paul Wojick
Associate Professor of Economics

At St. Olaf College since 1988, Ph.D., Economics, University of Colorado, M.A., Economics, University of Colorado, B.A., Economics, University of Colorado