Center for Economic Development


Dr. Iryna Lendel, Director
Dr. Iryna Demko, Research Associate
Dr. Merissa Piazza, Program Manager
Matthew B. Ellerbrock, Research Assistant

Faculty Associates
Dr. William Bowen, Professor
Dr. Bob Gleeson, Professor and Albert A. Levin Chair of Urban Studies and Public Service
Dr. Tatyana Guzman, Associate Professor
Dr. Megan Hatch, Associate Professor and Ph.D. Program Director
Dr. Wendy Kellogg, Associate Dean and Professor
Dr. Brian Mikelbank, Associate Professor
Dr. Obed Pasha, Assistant Professor
Dr. Nick Zingale, Associate Professor and Director, Institute of Applied Phenomenology in Science and Technology

Graduate Assistants
Georgina Figueroa, PhD candidate, Urban Studies and Public Affairs
Emily Forsee, MPA student
Kyle Jarus, MUPD student
Rachel Lefebre, MNAL student
Nora Walsh, MUPD student
Courtney Whitman, MUPD student
Jinhee Yun, PhD candidate, Urban Studies and Public Affairs