John Straub has been a lecturer in our department since the fall of 2011, and has been the Executive Director of our department's professional master's degree program since May of 2014.  In addition to his administrative responsibilities, he also teaches two courses per year in the program.  In 2013-14 he was the interim director of our department's undergraduate honors program. 

Before joining our department, Dr. Straub was a lecturer at Tufts University (2005-2011), and an assistant professor at Texas A&M University (2001-2005).

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Degrees

  • Degree Type
    PhD
    Degree Details
    Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2002
  • Degree Type
    MA
    Degree Details
    Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1997
  • Degree Type
    BA
    Degree Details
    Economics, Boston College, 1988
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
ECON643 Empirical Analysis I: Foundations of Empirical Research Spring 2017 Syllabus
ECON643 Empirical Analysis I: Foundations of Empirical Research Fall 2016 Syllabus
ECON641 Microeconomic Analysis Spring 2015 Syllabus
ECON641 Microeconomic Analysis Fall 2014 Syllabus
John Straub
1102B Morrill Hall
Department of Economics
Email
straub [at] econ.umd.edu