Patrick Coe, Director, Ottawa-Carleton Joint Doctoral Program in Economics

Louis-Philippe Morin, Associate Director, Ottawa-Carleton Joint Doctoral Program in Economics

Najia Haneefi, Graduate Administrator, Department of Economics, Carleton University

Diane Ritchot, Operations Coordinator, Department of Economics, University of Ottawa

Prospective employers may also contact job-market candidates and their advisors directly via the e-mail addresses on the pages linked to from the list below. In addition, candidates may have personal Web sites (linked to from their names) where you can find their current research papers and/or associated abstracts. To inform the two departments about a job opening, internship, or other professional opportunity for graduate students, please contact Najia Haneefi and Diane Ritchot.

2020–21 Job Market Candidates:



Research Interests

Job-market Paper


Mumtaz Ahmad

Curriculum vitae

Personal website

Macroeconomics and International Trade

Frida Adjalala 

Curriculum vitae

Personal website

International Macroeconomics, Macroeconomics modelling and Monetary Economics

Joshua Brault

Curriculum vitae

Personal website

Macroeconomics, Business cycles, and Monetary policy Monetary policy uncertainty and the cyclicality of interest rates

Joanne Haddad 

Curriculum vitae

Personal website

Political Economy, Applied Microeconomics, Economic history, Development Settlers and Norms

Nusrat Jahan
Curriculum vitae

Personal website

Financial Economics, Macroeconomics, Empirical Econometrics

Recent Academic and Non-Academic Placements:

2019-2020 Michelle Laing Research Analyst, Employment and Social Development Canada
Abdallah Zalghout Assistant Professor, MacEwan University, Edmonton
2018-2019 James Splinter Analyst, Statistics Canada
Santosh Upadhayaya Analyst, Industry Canada
2017-2018 Timothy Grieder Principal Economist, Bank of Canada
Samira Hasanzadeh Assistant Professor, Huron University College, Western University
Alexander Maslov Assistant Professor, Central Michigan University
Sarah Mohan Development Economist, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, Switzerland
Vincent Pacquet Evaluation Officer, Employment and Social Development Canada
2016–2017 Beatriz Pereza Lopez Senior Analyst, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Susan Bennet Research Analyst, Employment and Social Development Canada
Marie-Hélène Felt Senior Economist, Bank of Canada
2015–2016 Heng Xu Associate Professor, China University of Political Science and Law
2014–2015 Muhammad Irwan Bin Ariffin Assistant Professor, International Islamic University Malaysia
Luke J. Ignaczak Chief, Cost Benefit Analysis, Transport Canada
Xiaonan Li Economic Analyst, Industry Canada
Zhenjiang Lin Assistant Professor, University of Nottingham, Ningbo China
Mihailo Radoman Senior Economist, Canada Revenue Agency
Charles J. Saunders Assistant Professor, Western University
2013–2014 Radu-Mihail Anghel Senior Economist, Canada Revenue Agency
Wen Ci Economist, Amazon
Gang Li Assistant Professor, Nanjing University Business School
Marilyn Maoqiong Lin Senior Researcher, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Abeer Reza Senior Analyst, Bank of Canada