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KimMarie McGoldrick, professor of economics at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business, has been named to the Joseph A. Jennings Chair in Business for 2010–16.

The Jennings chair was created by a gift from United Virginia Bankshares Inc., now Suntrust Banks Inc., in honor of Jennings, former rector of the university’s board of trustees, for his contributions to the company and the university.

McGoldrick teaches courses in gender, labor and microeconomics and conducts research on teaching economics and labor markets. Her awards for teaching and research include the Kenneth G. Elzinga Distinguished Teaching Award from the Southern Economic Association and the Henry H. Villard Research Award in Economic Education from the National Association of Economic Educators, both in 2009.

McGoldrick serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Economic Education. She received a B.S. from SUNY-Oswego and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from SUNY-Binghamton.

 

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