FIELDS OF INTEREST
Microeconomic Theory, Industrial Organization, Innovation

ACADEMIC POSITIONS
Lecturer (Assistant Professor)    [2015--]
University of Technology Sydney
Economics Discipline Group, UTS Business School

EDUCATION
PhD: Economics [2009--2015]
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
MA: Economics [2009--2010]
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
BA, magna cum laude: Economics, Mathematics [2005--2009]
Amherst College, Amherst, MA, USA
Other studies: Economics, Mathematics [2007--2008]
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

WORKING PAPERS AND WORK IN PROGRESS
CONFERENCES AND SEMINAR PRESENTATIONS
2017: Australasian Economic Theory Workshop (Auckland), UNSW, University of Technology Sydney, Australian National University, Econometric Society Asia Meeting 2017 (Hong Kong)
2016: APIOC 2016 (Melbourne), Monash University, Econometric Society Asia Meeting 2016 (Kyoto), UQ IO/Microeconomics Workshop, Econometric Society Australasia Meeting 2016 (Sydney), University of Queensland, IIOC 2016 (Philadelphia), UNSW, Australasian Economic Theory Workshop (Monash)
2015: ATE Symposium on industrial economics, competition policy and regulation (Auckland), University of Technology Sydney, IIOC 2015 (Boston), University of Toronto, University of Washington Bothell School of Business, University of Technology Sydney, University of Melbourne, Monash University, Drexel University
2014: Northwestern University Theory Bag Lunch seminar, Northwestern University Industrial Organization seminar, Munich Conference on Innovation and Competition (Max Planck & ETH Zurich)
2013: Northwestern University Industrial Organization seminar
2012: Whitebox Doctoral Conference on Behavioral Science (Yale SOM)

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Lecturer, Industrial Organization (undergraduate), Microeconomics I (PhD) [2016]
Teaching Consultant & Workshop Leader, Northwestern University Searle Center [2013--2015]
Teaching Assistant, Kellogg School of Management [2014], Northwestern University [2010--2013], Amherst College [2006--2009]

GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS, AWARDS
Business Research Grant, University of Technology Sydney    [2017]
Dissertation Year Fellowship, Northwestern University    [2014--2015]
Graduate Fellowship, Northwestern University    [2009--2015]
Distinguished Teaching Assistant Award, Northwestern University    [2010--2011]
Roswell Dwight Hitchcock Memorial PhD Fellowship, Amherst College    [2009--11, 2012--13]
C. Scott Porter Memorial PhD Fellowship, Amherst College    [2009--11]
Amherst College Scholarship, Georges Lurcy Scholarship Fund, Amherst College    [2005--2009]
Phi Beta Kappa, Massachusetts    [2009]

LANGUAGES
English (fluent), Bulgarian (native), German (intermediate), Russian (basic)