Jim Angresano, PhD

Professor of Political Economy & Chair, Environmental Studies Program

Comparative Economics, Ecological Economics


Ph.D. Economics, University of Tennessee

MBA Marketing, New York University

B.S. Business Management, Lehigh University

Professional Experience

The College of Idaho, Professor of Political Economy (1995-present)

Visiting Professor, Peking University, March - April , 2010.

Visiting Professor, Hainan University and Hainan Institute of Foreign Economic Relations and Trade, 2008.

Senior Fulbright Specialist, Hainan University, August-September 2007.

Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching Idaho Professor of the Year, 2006.

Visiting Professor of International Economy, University of Trento, Italy, 2002-2005 (spring term each year)

Senior Fulbright Specialist, University of Cairo, February-March 2003, February-March 2004.

Visiting Professor, China Agricultural University, summer 2001, fall 2001, summer 2002.

Visiting Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University, summer 1997.

Research Associate, Center for Post-Soviet and East European Studies, University of Texas at Austin, August, 1993-1995.

Visiting Professor of Economics, Prague University of Economics, Czech Republic, 1992-1993.

Academic Coordinator, Civic Education Project, Czech Republic, 1992-1993.

Fulbright Scholar, Varna University of Economics, Bulgaria, 1991-1992.

Assistant and Associate Professor of Economics, Hampden-Sydney College, 1980-1991.

Visiting Scholar, Institute of Economics, Budapest, June-July, 1990.

Visiting Academic, Mansfield College, Oxford University, 1987.