Zebulen Riley

  • Instructor of Economics

Education

  • M.A. in Economics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2014
  • B.S.magna cum laude in Economics, George Mason University, 2012

Economics doesn’t have to be a dismal science. Rather, it is a way of seeing the world more clearly, and the study of how to get the most out of life. Helping students apply the economic way of thinking in their own lives and the world around them is my life’s passion.


Education


  • M.A. in Economics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2014
  • B.S.magna cum laude in Economics, George Mason University, 2012

Courses


  • Teaching courses in the Business Management & Leadership and Politics majors including Principles of Microeconomics, Principles of Macroeconomics, Intermediate Microeconomics, Intermediate Macroeconomics, Econometrics, Game Theory, Public Choice

Teaching Positions & Professional Experience


  • Joined the Southern Virginia University faculty in 2015
  • Taught economics at Virginia Military Institute (2014 – present) and Blue Ridge Community College (2014 – 2016)
  • Associate Policy Analyst, National Taxpayers Union Foundation, 2011 – 2012

Awards, Leadership & Service


  • Professor of the Semester, Fall 2019