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Barry L. Falk

Barry Falk


Barry L. Falk, Ph.D., joined the Honors College as Dean in 2014.

Prior to his arrival at VCU, Dr. Falk was the Honors Program Director at James Madison University. He has been very active in the leadership of the National Collegiate Honors Council, serving on its Finance Committee and being elected by the NCHC membership to the Board of Directors and the offices of Vice-President, President-Elect, and President.

Dr. Falk received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Minnesota and his B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania. He has an extensive research publication and presentation record in Economics. His primary research interests are in macroeconomics and econometrics.