Current Graduate Students

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Sarah Acquah

Degree: PhD, Water Science & Management

State/Country: Ghana

Undergraduate/Graduate Work: M.Sc., Agricultural Economics, Mississippi State

Future Plans: To pursue a career in the water resource economics and policy

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Apar G C

Degree: Master of Science, Agricultural Economics

State/Country: Kaski, Nepal

Undergraduate/Graduate Work: B.S., Agriculture, Institute of Agriculture & Animal Science (IAAS), 2015

Future Plans: Continue studies toward PhD, post-doctoral in agricultural economics; pursue the field of a professional researcher or instructor in agricultural economics

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Befekadu Habteyes

Degree: PhD - Water Science & Management

State/Country: Ethiopia

Undergraduate/Graduate Work: M.Sc., Agricultural Economics, NMSU, 2015; M.Sc., Agricultural Economics, Haramaya University, 2013; B.S., Agribusiness Management, Alemaya University, 2005.

Future Plans:

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Parker Hilzer

Degree: Master of Agriculture, Specialization in Agribusiness

State/Country: Phoenix, AZ

Undergraduate/Graduate Work: B.S., Agricultural Economics/Agricultural Business, NMSU, 2016

Future Plans: Short-term goal is acquiring employment in the agricultural field (i.e. ag extension, insurance). Long-term goal is pursuing and running own cattle ranch.

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Ashley Lama-Mendoza

Degree: Master of Agriculture, Specialization in Agribusiness

State/Country: Las Cruces, NM

Undergraduate/Graduate Work: B.S., Animal Science, NMSU, 2008

Future Plans: Continue in my position at ACES/NMSU, Business & Resource Planning

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Salvador Mariscal

Degree: Master of Science, Agricultural Economics & Economics

State/Country: Modesto, CA

Undergraduate/Graduate Work: B.S., Agricultural Business, CSU-Fresno, 2016

Future Plans: After completion of masters degree, apply knowledge gained and pursue goals in private industry; possible future business ownership as a grower in berry industry.

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Jonas Moya

Degree: Master of Science, Water Science & Management

State/Country: Tucumcari, NM

Undergraduate/Graduate Work: B.S., Agricultural Economics/Agricultural Business, NMSU, 2016

Future Plans:

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Yawotse Nouve

Degree: Master of Science, Agricultural Economics

State/Country: Lome, Togo

Undergraduate/Graduate Work: Engineering degree in Agronomy with a minor in agricultural economics, 2012, University of Lome, Togo

Future Plans: To pursue a PhD in agricultural economics and contribute to agricultural development in Togo and beyond.

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Emily Russell

Degree: Master of Science, Agricultural Economics

State/Country: New Mexico

Undergraduate/Graduate Work: B.Sc., Agricultural Economics and Agricultural Business, NMSU, 2016

Future Plans: To pursue a PhD upon completion of the masters degree.