Julie Mueller, PhD

Julie Mueller

Subject-matter expertise

  • Environmental economics and econometrics
  • Valuation of ecosystem services
  • Applied non-market valuation

Background

Julie Mueller is an assistant professor at Northern Arizona University. Her expertise is in the area of environmental economics and econometrics and she has taught many related classes including applied environmental economics, introduction to econometrics and introduction to economics.

Since joining the NAU faculty in August 2008, Julie has conducted applied environmental economics research and presented at local, regional and national conferences and symposiums. Much of her work is interdisciplinary, focusing on environmental issues in the greater Arizona area.

Additionally, Julie specializes in spatial econometric applications to environmental problems. She also served in the Fulbright Core Scholar program teaching spatial econometrics in Goa, India. 

Publications

Awards and recognitions

  • Fulbright Scholar, Fall 2012

    Special groups and committees

    • Program Committee Member for the Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2010-2011.
    • Program Committee Member for the American Society of Criminology, 2009-2010.
    • Elected to the National Board of Directors for the Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2007-2010.
    • Chair, Lee Scholar-Activists Support Funds Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2008-2009.
    • Chair-elect, Lee Scholar-Activists Support Funds Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2007-2008.
    • Committee Member for the C. Wright Mills Award Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2006-2007.
    • Committee Member for the Long Range Planning Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2004-2006.
    • Committee Member for the Racial/Ethnic Minority Graduate Scholarship Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems.
    • Elected to the National Board of Directors as Graduate Student Representative for the Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2004-2006.
    • Program Committee Member for the Society for Study of Social Problems, 2003.

    Related activities

    • Member, American Agricultural Economics Association, 2004-present
    • Member, Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, 2004-present
    • Member, Regional Science Association International, 2008-present
    • Journal Referee, Water Resources Research, Land Economics; American Journal of Agricultural Economics; Environmental and Resource Economics; Land Use Policy; Papers in Regional Science 

      Education

      B.A. Economics, Highest Honors and Distinction, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 2002

      M.S. Economics, University of Oregon, 2003

      Ph.D. Agricultural and Resource Economics, Colorado State University, 2007

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