Personal details

Name
Dr Dipanwita Sarkar
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer
QUT Business School,
Economics and Finance
Discipline *
Econometrics, Applied Economics, Demography
Phone
+61 7 3138 6683
Email
Location
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Identifiers and profiles
ORCID iD
Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (Southern Methodist University)

Professional memberships
and associations

Personal Webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/dipanwitadsarkar/       Queensland Behavioural Economics Group (QuBE)

Keywords

Microeconometrics, Behavioural economics, Demography

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Dipanwita (Dipa) Sarkar received her Ph.D. from Southern Methodist University, Texas. Prior to joining QUT, Dipa was an Assistant Professor of Economics at The University of Louisiana. Besides academia, she worked as Economic Consultant at Colemont Insurance Brokerage, Inc. and Organ Transport Systems, Inc.

Research interests: Applied microeconometrics, Labour and Behavioural Economics with emphasis on education, health, and demography

Awards

  • 2019: Best Research Paper Award, Australian Health Economics Society
  • 2016: 1 of 10 young Australian scientists selected for the Frontiers of Science Symposium, US and Australian Academy of Science and Kavli Foundation.
  • 2014: Vice Chancellor’s Performance Award for Excellence in Research, Queensland University of Technology.
  • 2007: Dean’s Outstanding Graduate Dissertation Fellowship, Southern Methodist University.
  • 2006: Southern Economic Association Graduate Student Award.
This information has been contributed by Dr Dipanwita Sarkar.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Supervision

Completed supervisions (Doctorate)

Completed supervisions (Masters by Research)