Ian Mikkelsen

Ian Mikkelsen

Public Policy Program


Master’s in Applied Economics, UNC Greensboro, Bachelor’s in Economics and Communication, Washburn University, Topeka, KS

Research Interests:

Inequity: Gender, Racial, Class; Technology Development and Social Capital


Piatak, J., & Mikkelsen, I. (2021). Does Social Media Engagement Translate to Civic Engagement Offline?. Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, 0899764021999444

Gicheva, D., & Mikkelsen, I. (2019). Family-Oriented Job Benefits and the Returns to Graduate Education (No. 19-4). University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Department of Economics.

Mickelson, R., Mikkelsen, I., Dorodchi, M., Cukic, B., Horn, T. (Under Review). Fostering Greater Persistence Among Underserved Computer Science Undergraduates: A Descriptive Study of the I-PASS Project”, College Student Retention: Research, Theory & Practice

Ph.D. Expected:




CV: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1MztA055xuSUuYYFtx8gM5OklFrmufa6e/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=114000210451101448387&rtpof=true&sd=true