Skip to main content

Ryan Hill, PhD

Assistant Professor

2125 WVB

Personal Website


PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2020
BS, Brigham Young University, 2014

Research and Professional Experience

Ryan Hill graduated with a PhD in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2020 and earned a BS in economics, mathematics, and political science from Brigham Young University in 2014. His research focuses on the incentives and institutions that drive science and innovation. Dr. Hill uses administrative data from fields like structural biology and astronomy to investigate academic competition and scientific careers.