Alumni (Scholar)

Ioana Niculcea

William C. Lickle Jefferson Scholar
Bucharest, Romania
B.A. University of Virginia (2006)
M.B.A. Harvard University (2012)
Professional Sectors:
Business Development


Women’s Center volunteer; Europe, staff member, writer; Undergraduate Research Network, The Oculus published writer; U.Va. International Newsletter, writer; Virginia Discovery Museum, volunteer, gallery supervisor; Free the Children; Ballroom Dance Club; Virginia Ambassadors; Romanian Club treasurer; Economics Club, Career Committee chair, Graduation Planning Committee; Economics Department research assistant; McIntire Marketing Association; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Marshal Jevons Award for Undergraduate Research in Economics; Kenneth G. Elzinga Scholarship for Academic Excellence; Duncan Clark Hyde Award in Economics; Golden Key Honour Society; Raven Society; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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