RICHARD FOWLES portrait
  • Chair, Graduate Program in Statistics, Graduate Program in Statistics
  • Director, Economic Evaluation Unit, Economics Department
  • Professor, Economics Department

Professional Service

  • Entity: Transportation and Public Utilities Group (AEA) Board of directors. 2019 - present
  • Utah State Office of Education. Economic Effects of Adult Education on Earnings & Employment in Utah. 2011 - 2013
  • Entity: National Science Foundation Referee. Decision & Management Science. 2011 - 2012
  • Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice. 2011 - 2016
  • Role: Member. Entity: American Statistical Association Chairs of Programs in Statistics. 2010 - 2013
  • Entity: National Science Foundation Reviewer. 2010 - 2011
  • Utah Association for Adult, Community, and Continuing Education. 2005 - 2011
  • Utah Office of Education. 2000 - 2016

Honors & Awards

  • Distinguished Member Award. Transportation and Public Utilities Group (American Economic Association), 2021
  • President. Transportation and Public Utilities Group, American Economic Association., 2018
  • President Elect for this international research group (part of the American Economic Association). Transportation and Public Utilities Group , 2017
  • Education Service Award, Utah Association of Adult, Community, and Continuing Education. For work relating to prison education. UAACCE, 2010
  • University Professorship. University of Utah, 1996
  • Superior Teaching Award. University of Utah, 1993
  • Professor of the Year. Westminster College, 1989

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