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Braeden S. Van Deynze, Ph.D.

Research Associate (Associate, University of Washington)
Ecosystem Science Program
Email: braeden.vandeynze@noaa.gov

Braeden S. Van Deynze, Ph.D.

Research Associate (Associate, University of Washington)

Background

Braeden Van Deynze is a postdoctoral research associate with the University of Washington's School of Marine and Environmental Affairs. He recieved 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.


Current Research

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.