Vicar Valencia

Dr. Vicar Valencia is an assistant professor of economics at the Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics. Prior to joining the Leighton School faculty, he taught at Rochester Institute of Technology and RMIT University in Australia.

Dr. Valencia is a member of the International Atlantic Economic Society, American Economic Association, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and Pi Gamma Mu International Social Science Honor Society. His research has been published in theAtlantic Economic Journal, Empirical Economic Letters, Business and Economic Research, Advances in Management & Applied Economics, International Journal of Learning, Teaching, and Educational Research, Review of Economics and Statistics,andAustralian Journal of Management.

His teaching interests include:

  • Statistics
  • Introductory micro/macroeconomics
  • Intermediate micro/macroeconomics

His research interests include:

  • Applied microeconomics
  • Empirical industrial organization

Teaching and Faculty Awards:

  • “Educator of the Year” finalist, Leadership Recognition Award
    Indiana University South Bend, 2017
  • Excellence in Teaching Award
    Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics
    Indiana University South Bend, 2016
  • Trustees Teaching Award
    Indiana University South Bend, 2015