Kelvin Wong

Clinical Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801
Clinical Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801

Biography

Kelvin Wong is a clinical assistant professor in the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. His research focuses on labor economics, microeconomics and economics education. He joined ASU in 2016. His prior academic appointments were with University of Northwestern and University of Minnesota, where he received the Walter W. Heller Outstanding Teaching Award and Distinguished Instructor Award (2011-2016).

 

Education

Education
Ph.D. Economics, University of Minnesota 2016
M.A. Economics, University of Minnesota 2013
B.S. Economics (Honors), University of Washington 2009
B.A. Mathematics, University of Washington 2009

Research Interests

Labor Economics, Microeconomics, Economics Education

Publications

“Using a Game Show to Teach Game Theory” Kelvin Wong. Diversifying Economic Quality: A Wiki for Instructors and Departments. http://www.diversifyingecon.org/index.php/Kelvin_Wong.

Courses

Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 212Microeconomic Principles
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 212Microeconomic Principles
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 212Microeconomic Principles
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 212Microeconomic Principles
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 212Microeconomic Principles
ECN 312Intermed Microecon Theory

Honors/Awards

  • 2011 - 2016 Walter W. Heller Outstanding Teaching Award, University of Minnesota
  • 2013 Economist Educator's Best in Class Award, First Place National Teaching Award, National Economics Teaching Association
  • 2011 - 2016 Distinguished Instructor Award, University of Minnesota,
  • 2010 Distinguished Teaching Assistant Award, University of Minnesota,
  • 2009 Best Paper in Economics, University of Washington
  • 2009 Economics Departmental Honors, University of Washington
  • 2009 Presidential Scholar Research Scholarship, University of Washington
  • 2009 Alberta Corkery Scholar in Economics, University of Washington

Work History

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Arizona State University: 2016-present
  • Instructor, University of Northwestern: 2014-2015
  • Large Lecture Instructor, University of Minnesota: 2012-2015
  • Instructor, University of Minnesota: Summer 2012 - present
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Minnesota: 2010-2011