Dr. Mónica García-Pérez named 2024 Educator of the Year in Minnesota

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Visiting Professor Dr. Mónica García-Pérez, a Professor of Economics at St. Cloud State University, was recently named Educator of the Year at the Minnesota State Board of Trustees Awards for Excellence! She is one of just three educators in the entire state to receive this award in 2024.

Dr. García-Pérez's research concentrates on health economics, immigration, and labor economics. She is also a former fellow in the Diversity Initiative for Tenure in Economics (DITE), having participated in cohort 4.

Read: SCSU faculty and staff win Minnesota State Board of Trustees Awards

Read Dr. García-Pérez's post on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/posts/monica-garcia-perez-33884b47_ilooklikeaneconomist-activity-7168273398337413120-EBqb