Jeffrey Robert

Collegiate Assistant Professor of Real Estate
Bishop-Favrao Hall (0715)
1345 Perry Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Jeffrey serves as a Collegiate Assistant Professor of Real Estate. His teaching and research interests include real estate price externalities, state and local land use policy, and real estate development. In addition, he has researched student achievement and classroom outcomes. Prior to joining Virginia Tech, Jeffrey worked as a senior analyst for the House of Representatives in Rhode Island and served as an appointed member of Warwick’s real estate Planning Board. Jeffrey has professional experience in financial analysis from Ameriprise Financial, where he held FINRA Series 7 and NASAA Series 66 licensing.

Education:
Ph.D., Housing, University of Georgia
M.B.A., Economics & Financial Markets, Bentley University
B.S., Economics & Finance, Bentley University 

American Real Estate Society (2018). Best Paper, Spatial Analytics/GIS Applications. “Impact of industrial rezoning on residential house prices.” Co-authored with Velma Zahirovic-Herbert. 

REAL 2034 Real Estate Data Analysis
REAL 3034 Real Estate Market Analysis
REAL 4075-4076 Real Estate Studio
REAL 4984 Real Estate Practicum