Originally Published on May 25, 2023

Dr. Guldi is in her 12th year at UCF and is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics. A self-described economist, Dr. Guldi’s research examines effects of policies on maternal and infant health as well as broader demographic trends that are fertility-related.

Melanie Guldi Faculty Spotlight

“I love digging into a question and trying to get at the answer. With so many resources devoted to health care, I am interested in discovering what the more productive expenditures are.”

Dr. Guldi Fun Facts: 
– Mother of triplets
– Has completed seven marathons and countless half-marathons