Patrick Turner, Ph.D., works in the Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities (LEO) within the Department of Economics at the University of Notre Dame. His research interests are primarily in migration and employment programs. Prior to joining LEO, he graduated with a Ph.D in Economics from the University of Colorado, Boulder. While there, he was a research assistant for two projects: the ReHire Colorado Evaluation and the Matlab Health and Socioeconomic Survey. Before going to graduate school, he worked for Edward Jones in St. Louis as an equity securities trader and had also been a novice in the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits). Patrick went to college at Saint Louis University and lived in St. Louis, MO after graduation before attending graduate school.