Junpyo Park joined the Ph.D. program in economics at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln in 2013. His research areas of focus include microeconomics, public finance, and behavioral economics.
Park has been working as a research assistant for Dr. Thompson since 2014. Current projects include examining the impact of climate change on land use in Nebraska. He works as a teaching assistant in multiple economics courses, including Econ 200, Econ 211, Econ 212, and Econ 422. He is currently teaching Econ 212: Principle of Microeconomics in summer session 2015.