Associate Professor of Economics
Mwangi Gĩthĩnji researches the political economy of development, focusing on Africa and issues of inequality, poverty, rural development and the environment.
Amanda Walker-Johnson studies the racial politics of education, critical race theory, intersectionality and cultural studies of science.
Department of Journalism
S421 Integrative Learning Center
bwallace [at] umass [dot] edu
SBS Dean's Office
201 Draper Hall
mwalsh [at] sbs [dot] umass [dot] edu
Emily Wang's research concentrates on several areas of empirical industrial organization.
Isabella Weber is an economist working on inflation, China, global trade and the history of economics.
Eve Weinbaum’s research focuses on organizing, labor and politics, women and low-wage workers, and community coalitions.
Political Economy Research Institute
kweinstein [at] peri [dot] umass [dot] edu
Graduate Program Director
Emily West's research interests are in the areas of promotion, technology, and culture, audiences, users, and consumers, and media and nationalism.
Kelsey Whipple researches gender, gender identity, race in the media, and the influence of social media and other technologies.