Students and Post-Docs

Current Doctoral Students

Emily Oehlsen. Emily has just started her doctoral work. She is the Atkinson Scholar at the Global Priorities Institute.

Sam Altmann. Sam works on the empirical analysis of auctions, in general, and in particular on the Feeding America auction model. He is going to a post-doc at PSE befoe taking up a lectureship at Queen Mary University of London.

Recent Doctoral Students

Merrilyn Groom. Merrilyn successfully defended her thesis in April 2023 and works at RAND Europe.

Jess Milligan. Jess defended her thesis in 2021. She is a consultant for Frontier Economics (Paris).

Daniel Kaliski. Daniel took up a lectureship at Birkbeck in September 2019.

Josh Lanier. Josh defended his thesis in June 2018. He initially did a post-doc at ULB and is now Assistant Professor of Economics at the China Center for Behavioral Economics and Finance at the Southwestern University of Finance and Economics in Chengdu, China.

Eileen Tipoe. Eileen completed her doctorate in July 2017. She is a Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary University of London.

Abi Adams. Abi completed in 2013. Having been a post-doc at Yale she is now a Statutory Professor of Economics at Oxford.


Teaching & Admin

I am Group Chair of the Economics Group at Nuffield College.

I supervise DPhil theses and teach Advanced Microeconomics and Advanced Empirical Research Methods to students on the M/DPhil in Economics, and Introduction to Probability & Statistics and Introduction to Microeconomics to undergraduate students reading Philosophy, Politics & Economics, Economics & Management and History & Economics.