Wendy Harper

Wendy Harper

Chair of the Division of Social Sciences and Business
Associate Professor of Economics

Telephone 207.778.7438

Professor Harper is a Maine native and teaches courses in microeconomics, finance and environmental economics.  Her most recent research interests include non-market valuation, agriculture and food and sustainability.  Outside of work, Professor Harper enjoys running, hiking and chauffeuring her children to their various sporting events.  She is currently attempting to learn to ski, she hopes to one day complete an intermediate trail without injury.


  • 2000 PhD University of New Hampshire
  • 1995 MA University of New Hampshire
  • 1990 BA Bates College