- Associate Professor
- AGLS 369
- (979) 845-6322
- Undergraduate Education
- B.S. Mathematics, National University of Magnolia
- Graduate Education
- M.S. Mathematics, University of Idaho
- Ph.D. Economics, Iowa State University
Areas of Expertise
- Applied Econometrics
- Agricultural Economics
- Health Economics
- Labor Economics
- Consumption and Demand Analysis.
Ariun Ishdorj, Ph.D. is an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Intercollegiate Faculty of Agribusiness. Prior to joining the faculty at Texas A&M she conducted post-doctoral research at the Center of Agricultural and Rural Development at Iowa State University. Ishdorj’s primary research areas include the economics of food, nutrition, and health, with emphasis on cost and effectiveness of food and nutrition assistance policies and interventions, analysis of consumer demand, issues related to food insecurity and disability, and impacts of food environments on diet quality and health of low-income population. She has extensive experience in statistical modeling using primary and secondary large data on food and nutrition.