Dr. KimMarie McGoldrick
Professor of Economics
University of Richmond

Most Recent Courses Taught

Principles of Microeconomics

Labor Economics

Economics of Gender

Economics Capstone


Professional Activities and Projects

Hoyt, Gail and KimMarie McGoldrick, Eds. The International Handbook on Teaching and Learning Economics. Contract signed with Aldershot: Edward Elgar Press. Expected publication date, January 2012.

AEA Continuing Education Program, Workshop on Advanced Interactive Teaching Methods in Economics

January 8-9, 2012

Big Think Initiative, Teagle Foundation Grant, Co-PI (with Robert Garnett, TCU)

Starting Point: Pedagogical Resources for Teaching and Learning Economics, National Science Foundation Grant, Co-PI

Find out more information and how to participate!

CeMENT: Mentoring for Junior Faculty, National Science Foundation Grant, Co-PI, Now funded by AEA

        Next Regional Workshop, November 17-18, 2011 at the SEA meetings, Washington DC

The Economics Major and Liberal Education, Teagle Foundation Grant, Co-PI

Colander, David and KimMarie McGoldrick. Eds. Educating Economists: The Teagle Discussion on Reevaluating the Undergraduate Economics Major.  Edward Elgar Press. 2009.



Honors and Awards

H. Hiter Harris, Jr. Memorial Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 2010

Kenneth G. Elzinga Distinguished Teaching Award, Southern Economic Association, 2009

Henry H. Villard Research Award in Economic Education, National Association of Economic Educators, 2009

State Council of Higher Education for Virginia Outstanding Faculty Award recipient, 2008

University of Richmond Distinguished Educator Award, 2006

Robins School of Business Outstanding Service Award, 2005

Robins School of Business Outstanding Scholarly Activity Award, 1997

Robins School of Business Outstanding Teacher Award, 1996


Personal Adventures in Cycling


         Bicycle Tour of Colorado, June, Gunnison loop, 7 days, 500 miles

         Mississippi River Ride, May, New Orleans to Memphis, 8 days 600 miles



         Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Festival, July, Virginia, 100 miles,8000 feet climbing

         Bicycle Illinois and the Tri-State Tour, July, Illinois, 100 miles daily each of 7 days

         Unsupported Ride, July, Virginia, 130 miles, Richmond to Leesburg

         Big Walker Century, June, Virginia, 100 miles, 8500 feet of climbing

         Mountains of Misery, May, Virginia, 1 day, 129 miles, 13000 feet of climbing

         Central Virginia Bike Festival, May, Virginia, 1 day, Thunder Ridge Metric Century, 65 miles, 6000 feet of climbing

         Tarwheel Century, April, North Carolina, 100 miles



         Blue Ridge Extreme, August 2008, Wintergreen VA, 102 miles, 11000 feet of climbing

         Black and Blue Relay Race, July 19, North Carolina, completed as a solo rider, 200 miles, 14000 feet of climbing, finish in 12 hours.

         RAINSTORM, July 7-12, Indiana, 100 miles daily July 7-11, 160 miles July 12



         Coast to Coast, June 16-August 19, Marysville Washington to Gloucester Mass, 4400 miles

         Brasstown BaldBuster, May, 100 miles, 14,000 feet of climbing



         Middlebury gaps (Lincoln, Brandon, Middlebury), October 2006

         Highlander, September 2006, 100 miles, 11,000 feet of climbing

         Coastline Redwoods, Crater Lake, Oregon, August 2006, 630 miles, 25,000 feet of climbing

         Blood, Sweat and Gears, North Carolina, June 2006, 100 miles, 13000 feet of climbing

         3 state 3 mountain, Tennessee Alabama and Georgia, May 2006, 100 miles, 8000 feet of climbing



         Cannonball Century, Virginia, October 2005, 100 miles, rolling

         Snowshoe Mountain Century, West Virginia, September 2005, 100 miles, 15,000 feet of climbing

         Bridge to Bridge Challenge Century, North Carolina, September 2005, 100 miles, 10,000+ feet of climbing

         Lake Gaston Century, Virginia, September 2005, 100 miles, flat

         Blue Ridge Extreme Century, August 2005, 100 miles, 8,000 feet of climbing

         Mountain Mama Challenge Century, Virginia and West Virginia, August 2005, 100 miles, 10,000 feet of climbing

         Tour of the California Alps, Affectionately known as the Death Ride, California, July 2005, one day, 129 miles, 5 mountain passes, 15,000 feet of climbing

         Pedal the Peaks New Mexico, week long bike tour, June 2005, 550 miles, 30,000+ feet of climbing

         Mountains of Misery, Virginia, May 2005, 1 day, 129 miles, 13000 feet of climbing.... and Wilderness Road Ride, 80 miles, 6000 feet of climbing

         Capital to Capital Century, Virginia, May 2005

         Tour de Lure Century, North Carolina, April 2005



         Bridge to Bridge, North Carolina, November 2004, 75 mile ride, 8500+ feet of climbing, shortened version as a result of Hurricane Isabel

         Bighorn Mountains and Beartooth Pass week long bike tour, Montana and Wyoming, 550 miles, 35,000+ feet of climbing

         Grand Tetons Bike week long bike tour, Wyoming, 500 miles, 30,000+ feet of climbing

         Blood, Sweat and Gears Century, North Carolina, June 2004

         Mountains of Misery, Virginia, May 28 2004, 1 day, 100 miles, 10000 feet of climbing and Wilderness Road Ride 80 miles, 6000 feet of climbing



         Seagull Century, Maryland, October 11, 2003, 1 day, 100 miles, windy and rain off and on all day, 19.9 mph.

         Heart of Virginia Metric Century, Virginia, September 14, 2003

         Surry Century, Virginia, September 13, 2003

         Great Peanut Festival Double Metric Century, Virginia, September 6, 2003

         Tour De Valley Century, Virginia, August 31, 2003

         Reston Century, Virginia, August 24, 2003

         Tour of Colorado, July 2003, 1 week 400+ miles, 25,000+ feet of climbing .............climbed Mount Evans- the highest paved road in the US at 14,264 feet! ................ went 48+ mph on one mountain descent!

         Triple By Pass, Colorado, July 2003, 1 day 120 miles, 10000+ feet of climbing

         Nightmare Tour, Pennsylvania, June 2003, 1 day 200 miles 12000 feet of climbing. Started at 4:30am, it rained all day, I had 5 flats, got lost twice, killed off a set of brakes just enough so stopping was an adventure. Finally finished at 7:45 pm, tied for 3rd place! Not a bad day.

         Tour de Chesapeake Century, Virginia, May 2003; personal best 5 hours, 10 minutes



         Seagull Century, Maryland, October 2002, 1 day, 100 miles, rained all day

         Surry Century, Virginia, September 2002, 1 day, 100 miles

         Reston Century, Virginia, August 2002, 1 day, 100 miles, 6000+ feet of climbing

         Hilly Hellacious 100, North Carolina, August 2002, 1 day, 100 miles, 10000 feet of climbing

         Pedal the Peaks, Montana and Wyoming, June 2002, 1 week, 550 miles, 35000 feet of climbing ..................... went 50.5 mph on one mountain descent!

         Mountains of Misery, Virginia, May 2002, 1 day, 100 miles, 10000 feet of climbing (7 hours 32 minutes)



         Heart of Virginia Century, Virginia, September 2001, 1 day, 100 miles

         Moose Tour, Maine, August 2001, 1 week, 350 miles

         Calvin's Challenge, Ohio, May 2001, 12 hour bike race  (Check out the record miles for the male/female tandem team!!!)



         Cannonball Century, Virginia, September 2000

         Bike South 2000: June 2000, 5 weeks, 5 states, 2000 miles from Tallahassee Fl to Charlottesville VA:  Florida, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia



         Rural Heritage Tour Century, Virginia, August1999

         MassBike, Massachusetts, July 1999, 1 week 400 miles

         Jersey Double Century, New Jersey, June 1999, 1 day, 200 miles, 8000 feet of climbing (finished #38, 13 hours, 48 minutes total time - 12 hours, 40 minutes riding time)

         Annapolis Spring Century, Maryland, April 1999

         Tour de Chesapeake Century, Virginia, May 1999



         Bon Ton Roulet, New York, 1998, 1 week 400+ miles

         Tour de Chesapeake Century, Virginia, May 1998



         Cycle Montana, 1997, 1 week, 400+ miles

         MS 150 Virginia Dare Bicycle Fund raiser, multiple years


Contact Info: KimMarie McGoldrick, Ph.D.

Professor of Economics
E. Claiborne Robins School of Business
University of Richmond, VA 23173