Braeden S. Van Deynze, Ph.D.
Braeden Van Deynze is a postdoctoral research associate with the University of Washington's School of Marine and Environmental Affairs. He received his Ph.D. in Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics from Michigan State University. Prior to his doctorate, Van Deynze completed a B.S. in Economics and a B.A. in Biology at Gonzaga University. He has previously worked in both conservation science and policy across the State of Washington.
Van Deynze's research focuses on the economics of salmon conservation in the Pacific Northwest. His current research projects examine drivers of habitat restoration costs and the governance of river ecosystems.