Elizabeth Dalzen


Senior Lecturer
Office: Swenson Hall 1025B


Liz Dalzen received her B.A. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Superior, and her M.S. in Applied Economics from St. Cloud State University. Her thesis focused on an optimization problem for an agricultural business.

Liz likes to cook tasty meals (often preferring experimentation over recipes), read as often as possible, weightlifting and attempt to brew the perfect cup of coffee.

Research Interests

Liz is interested in a wide variety of topics both within and outside of her areas of expertise. In her spare time, Liz likes to research various topics within the history of science, the history of economics, public economics, education economics, behavioral economics, biology, neuropsychology, logic, ethics and epistemology.


  • 2012 – Master of Science (M.S.) – Applied Economics, St. Cloud State University
  • 2010 – Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) – Economics, University of Wisconsin-Superior
  • Minnesota Department of Education – MN Teaching License, 5-12 Mathematics