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A. Postepska, PhD

Assistant Professor
A. Postepska, PhD


Ph.D. in Economics, 2007-2015 Georgetown University

Master in Psychology 2002-2007 Warsaw University (Summa Cum Laude)

Master in Economics 2001-2006 Warsaw University (Summa Cum Laude)

Professional Experience
Assistant Professor in Microeconometrics University of Groningen (August 2016-present)
Research Affiliate Georgetown University (01.2016 - Present)
Research Analyst World Bank Office of the Chief Economics for Africa Region (01.2016 - Present)

Research Assistantship Summer 2010 DIWDC, Summer 2009 Georgetown University, Prof. Arik Levinson, Spring 2008 Georgetown University, Prof. Antara Dutta

Spring 2008 Economic Division of the Polish Academy of Science, Warsaw
August 2006 Economic Division of the Embassy of Poland, Washington, DC
July 2006 Permanent Representation of the Republic of Poland to the EU

Teaching Experience

Instructor at Georgetown University:
Fall 2013, 2014, 2015 Data Analysis (Masters level)
Summer 2012 Principles of Microeconomics
Summer 2011 Principles of Econometrics

Teaching Assistant at Georgetown University:
August 20-21 2015 Lab in Program Evaluation Methods (Georgetown Center
for Econometric Practice)
Spring 2013 Undergraduate Thesis Seminar
Fall 2012 Econometrics (Graduate level)
Summer 2010 Econometrics
Spring 2009 Microeconomic Theory
2008/2009/2010 Microeconomic Principles


Computing: STATA, GAUSS, Matlab, SPSS, R, Excel
Languages: Polish (Fluent), English (Fluent), German (Intermediate), Spanish (Intermediate)

Conferences and Presentations

DIW DC Economics Seminar 2010,
Population Association of America 2011,
Midwest Economic Association 2012,
16th IZA European Summer School in Labor Economics, 2013
Society of Government Economists Annual Conference 2013, 2015
Warsaw International Economic Meeting, July 2014
Applied Microeconomics Seminar, Georgetown University 2015
Econometrics Seminar, Georgetown University 2015

Awards, Scholarships and Grants

Graduate School Fellowship Georgetown University 2008-2015
Grant from DIW DC towards doctoral research 2011
Graduate School Scholarship Georgetown University 2010/2011
Fulbright Scholarship 2007/2008
2nd Semkow Award for Master Thesis, Warsaw University 2007
Erasmus-Socrates Scholarship (KUL, Belgium) 2003/2004
Warsaw University Scholarship for outstanding results 2002-2006

Professional Affiliations

Work in progress IZA Research Affiliate
Referee IZA Journal of Migration

Work in progress

Occupational hierarchies among immigrant worker groups in the U.S. (Joint with Francis Vella)
Ethnic capital and intergenerational transmission of education
Immigrant Remitters in the U.S.: Sex and Ethnic Differences (Joint with Amelie Constant and Patrick Randall Wetherille)


Professor Francis Vella
Department of Economics
Georgetown University

Professor John Rust
Department of Economics
Georgetown University

Professor Mary Ann Bronson
Department of Economics
Georgetown University
(310)- 592-8049

Professor Rajeev Bhattacharya
(Teaching references)
Department of Economics
Georgetown University

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