Dr. Harris teaches economics.
Dr. David Harris is an Associate Professor in the
Economics Department at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas
. After obtaining his undergraduate degree from Benedictine College in 1997, he earned his M.S. from Iowa State University in 1999 and his Ph.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2008. His areas of research interest are Catholic Social Teaching, the history of economic thought, and social economics. After spending time as a full-time volunteer working with the poor and under served population of Milwaukee, he taught personal finance classes before coming to Benedictine. Dr. Harris and his wife, Jackie, live in Atchison with their three children.