Dr. Patricia K. Smith
Professor of Economics
University of Michigan-Dearborn
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Ph.D. 1986, Economics, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg

M.A. 1983, Economics, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg

B.A. 1981, Economics, with honors, University of Wyoming, Laramie

Academic Appointments

Professor of Econonomics, 2003 to present,University of Michigan-Dearborn

Associate Professor of Econonomics, 1994 to present,University of Michigan-Dearborn

Director of Women's Studies, 1995-1997, University of Michigan-Dearborn

Assistant Professor of Economics, 1988 - 1993, University of Michigan-Dearborn

Assistant Professor of Economics, 1986-1988, Suffolk University, Boston

Lecturer in Economics, 1985-1986, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg

Awards and Honors

Phi Beta Kappa 1981

Susan B. Anthony Award 1998

Sarah Goddard Power Award 1997

Non-Academic Appointments

Expert Witness, Michigan Department of Social Services, 1991

Research Economist, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Summer 1984

You may contact me at: pksmith@umich.edu