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Thomas Jeitschko

Senior Associate Provost

Administration Building
426 Auditorium Rd. Room 423
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: 517-355-6550

Curriculum Vitae

Thomas D. Jeitschko is the Senior Associate Provost. In this role he works at the direction of and supports the Provost. He helps in guiding the budgeting process of the provost office, oversees the provost office communications, Institutional Research, and Institutional Space Planning and Management, as well as the Apple Developer Academy and the SIS-transition project. 

Jeitschko is a Professor of Economics who holds an advanced degree from the University of Münster in Germany in Economic History and a Ph.D. from the University of Virginia in Mathematical Economics. At MSU he has taught graduate courses and served on Ph.D. committees in the College of Social Science, the Broad College of Business, the College of Engineering, the College of Ag and Natural Resources, and the Law College. 

His research interests are in applied economic theory, including game theory, industrial organization, and law and economics. He has published in a wide variety of journals and served on multiple editorial boards. He has also worked at the U.S. Department of Justice, advises States Attorneys General throughout the U.S. and has been retained by the USDOJ as an expert. Prior to his current appointment at MSU, Jeitschko has held faculty positions at Royal Holloway College, University of London in the United Kingdom, and Texas A&M University as well as shorter appointments at Duke, Johns Hopkins, and Georgetown Universities.