NIU Department of Economics

Employment Outlook

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, employment of economists is expected to grow 20-30 percent in the near future due to the continued need for economic analyses.

Graduate Seminar Series 

Seminars are scheduled for Wednesdays, from 12-1:15 p.m. in DuSable 280, unless otherwise noted.

Graduate & Undergraduate

Course Offerings  

NIU Test Preparation

GRE and LSAT Test Prep Sessions

Contact Us

Department of Economics
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
815-752-1019 fax

Professor Carl Campbell III   


Director of Graduate Studies
Associate Professor Jeremy Groves

Office Manager

Graduate Secretary 
Frances Mitchell


Assistant Chair
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Professor Virginia Wilcox-Gok  

Undergraduate Coordinator 
Tammy Batson

Office Support Specialist

Undergraduate Secretary
Debra Woolbright