Economics Faculty and Staff

A head shot of Professor Manrique.

Gabriel Manrique - Chairperson
Professor of Economics
PhD University of Notre Dame
Somsen 311B

Office Hours

Monday:  1-3pm

Wednesday: 1-3pm

Any pareto optimal time

No Staff Photo  Mahboobeh Asghari
Assistant Professor
PhD University of Houston 
Somsen 403
Office Hours  

Monday: 10:30am-2pm

Wednesday: 10:30am-2pm

Friday: 10:30am-2pm

Also by appointment  
Laura Carolevschi
Assistant Professor of Economics
PhD Binghamton University, State University of New York
Somsen 311A


Office Hours

Monday: 11-11:50am or 1-1:50pm

Tuesday: 12:30-2:30pm

Wednesday: 11-11:50am or 1-1:50pm

Thursday: 12:30-2:30pm

Friday11-11:50am or 1-1:50pm

No Staff Photo Matthew Hyle
Professor of Economics
PhD University of Maryland
Somsen 407

Office Hours

Monday: 11am-1:30pm

Tuesday: 12:30-2:30pm

Wednesday: 11am-1:30pm

Thursday: 12:30-2:30pm

Friday: 11am-1:30pm

A head shot of Professor Kauffman. Daniel E. Kauffman
Professor of Economics
PhD University of Nebraska
Somsen 311C

Office Hours

Monday: 11am-Noon

Tuesday:  9am-11pm or 2-3:30 pm

Wednesday: 9am-11pm or 2-3:30pm

Thursday: 11am-Noon

Friday9am-11pm or 2-3:30pm


Vartan Safarian
Professor of Economics
MBA Indiana University, Bloomington
Somsen 403
A head shot of Professor Salyards. Donald M. Salyards
Professor of Economics
PhD Kansas State University
Somsen 404

Office Hours  

By appointment via text or email

A head shot of Professor Wolfmeyer. Marvin Wolfmeyer
Professor of Economics
PhD University of Wisconsin, Madison
Somsen 318

Office Hours

Monday: 8am-Noon

Wednesday: 8am-Noon