Roland G. Fryer Jr
Professor of Economics
1998, BA (Hons) in Economics, University of Texas, Arlington; 2002, PhD in Economics, Pennsylvania State University. 2001-03, Post-Doctoral Fellowship, National Science Foundation and Doctoral Fellow, American Bar Foundation; since 2003, Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); 2007-08, Chief Equality Officer, New York City Department of Education. With Harvard University: 2003-06, Junior Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows; since 2006, Faculty Associate, Institute for Quantitative Social Science; 2006-07, Assistant Professor of Economics; 2006-08, Associate Director, Du Bois Institute for African and African-American Research; 2007-09, Professor of Economics; 2008, Founder, Education Innovation Laboratory; since 2009, Robert M. Beren Professor of Economics. Research and teaching interests: social economics, applied theory, applied microeconomics.