Job Market Candidates 2014-2015

Director of Graduate Studies and Placement Director: Tim Fuerst, 574-631-4853.


Our Job Market Candidates will attend the ASSA meetings in Boston and are available for positions beginning Summer/Fall 2015



Tihtina Zenebe Gebre  is a fifth year PhD student in Economics at the University of Notre Dame. Tihtina holds a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics-Economics and a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts from Brown University.  In her PhD program, she specializes in Development Economics with a focus on the fields of Labor and Education Economics. Currently she is working on a chapter of her dissertation; ‘The effects of mother-tongue education on schooling and adult outcomes: Evidence from Ethiopia’. Personal website