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School of Economic Sciences | WSU Hyun Jyung Oh

Postdoctoral Researcher

FIELDS OF INTEREST

  • Labor Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Spatial Econometrics

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, Washington State University, 2019.
  • M.A., International Studies (International Business), Ewha Women’s University, Seoul, Korea, 2010.
    • Winner of the Best Thesis Award. Magna Cum Laude
  • B.A., Christian Theology & Politics and Diplomacy (minor), Ewha Women’s University, Seoul, Korea, 2003.

Working Papers

  • “Peer Effects on Females’ Wage Growth”
  • “The Impact of Gender Identity Assimilation on Household Labor Supply Decision Process,” with Robert Rosenman.
  • “Crop Diversification, Patience, and Resilience in Ethiopia,” with Robert Quinlan and Jonathan Yoder.
  • “The Role of Individual Identities in Household Decision-Making Process,” with Robert Rosenman.
  • “Individual Social Capital and Financial Resilience in Ethiopian Rural Areas,” with Robert Quinlan and Jonathan Yoder.

Professional Experience

  • Researcher, Presidential Council for Future and Vision, Foreign Affairs and Security Bureau, 2012.
  • Researcher, Department of International Economy, Korea Institute for International Economy Policy, 2010-2012.
  • Research Intern, Center for Regional Economic Studies, Korea Institute for International Economy Policy, Mar 2010 – Nov 2010.
  • Researcher, Korea Research Institute for Vocational Education and Training, Summer 2008.
  • Professional Conference Organizer, Ewha International Convention Management Center, Seoul, Korea,¬†Mar 2007 – Sep 2007.

Teaching Experience

Instructor

  • EconS 555 Managerial Economics for Decision Making, WSU, Summer 2019
  • EconS 335 Business Finance Economics, WSU, Fall 2018
  • EconS 320 Money and Banking, WSU, Summer 2016, Spring 2016, Fall 2015

Guest Lecturer

  • EconS 301 Intermediate Microeconomics with Calculus, WSU, March 2019

Review-Session Instructor

  • EconS 301, Intermediate Microeconomics with Calculus, WSU, Spring 2019
  • EconS 503, Advanced Microeconomic Theory II (Ph.D. level), WSU, Summer 2014, Spring 2014.
  • EconS 510, Statistics for Economists (Ph.D. level), WSU, Spring 2014.

Teaching Assistant

  • EconS 101, Fundamentals of Microeconomics, WSU, Fall 2012.

Volunteer 

  • Sunday School Teacher, Simpson United Methodist Church, Pullman, WA, Fall 2018.
  • Volunteer Teacher of Unprivileged High School Students (Math & English), Eunpyong Community Center, Seoul, Korea, Mar 2010 – Aug 2010.

Scholarships and Awards

  • Graduate Assistantship, Fall 2012 – Summer 2019.
    • School of Economic Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA.
  • Graduate and Professional Student Association Travel Grant Award, 2015.
    • Washington State University, Pullman, WA.
  • The Best Policy Report Award Grant, 2013.
    • Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, Seoul, Korea.
  • Maughan Scholarship, Fall 2012 – Spring 2013.
    • School of Economic Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA.
  • The Best Thesis Award, 2010.
    • Graduate School of International Studies, Ewha Women’s University, Seoul, Korea.

 

Hyun Jyung Oh

Contact Info:

E-mail: hyunjyung.oh@wsu.edu

Office Location:

Hulbert Hall111D
Washington State University
School of Economic Sciences
PO BOX 646210
Pullman, WA 99164-6210