Adit Doza

Adit Doza

PhD Candidate in Economics (A.B.D), July 2019(expected), Graduate Research Assistant at Institute of Gerontology.

Curriculum Vitae


Adit Doza

Research Interest/Area of Expertise

  • Health Economics and Aging; Health Insurance; Health Care Disparities; Health Services and Policy; Quantitative Methods.


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 Research Assistant, Institute of Gerontology – Wayne State University, 2017 – Present

• Currently working on a National Institute of Aging (NIA) research grant focused on the epidemiology of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia among Hispanics/Latino.

Data and Research Intern, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC), 2013-2014

• The Taxi Network Research (NIH 2013 R24MD): Worked on a community and driver engaged research study that aimed to reduce taxi driver’s overlapping cancer and cardiovascular risk at the Immigrant Health and Cancer Disparities (IHCD). 

Research Assistant, Economics Department-University at Buffalo, 2013


Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

  • Phd in Economics (A.B.D), Wayne State University, July-2019 (Expected)
  • Master of Arts in Economics, SUNY-Buffalo, 2013
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics, National University of Singapore, 2010

Awards and Grants

  • Graduate Research Assistantship Award on a National Institute of Health (NIH) funded project under Dr. Wassim Tarraf, Institute of Gerontology, 2018-2019, Wayne State University

    Predoctoral Training Fellowship, Institute of Gerontology, 2017-Present, Wayne State University 

    Rumble Fellowship, Department of Economics, 2017-2018, WSU (declined and accepted Graduate Teaching Assistantship Award)

    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Award to Attend the Workshop on ‘Health Disparities, Health Inequalities and Vulnerable Population’ at the Inter-University of Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), 2017, University of Michigan

    Graduate Teaching Assistantship Award, Department of Economics, Wayne State University 2014-2018

    Teaching Assistantship Award, Center for Academic Development Services (CADS), University at Buffalo, 2012-2013

    Singapore Ministry of Education (MOE) Tuition Grant, National University of Singapore, 2006-2010.

Courses taught

ECO 2010- Principles of Microeconomics

ECO 2020- Principles of Macroenocomics

ECO5050- Intermediate Macroeconomics

ECO5100- Introductory Statistics and Econometrics