Dr. Siny Joseph

Professor of Economics

Academic Department

  • Department of Integrated Studies

Contact Information

2310 Centennial Road
Kansas State University Salina Campus
Salina, KS 67401- 8196


  • Ph.D. in Resource Economics, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • M.S. in Resource Economics, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • M.B.A. in Marketing, West Bengal University of Technology (India)
  • B.E. in Instrumentation and Control Engineering, Gujarat University (India)

Areas of Research Interests

  • Economics of Assistive and Accessibility Technologies
  • Circular Economics of Space Technologies
  • Environmentally Sustainable Mobile Computing
  • Food Labeling Policy
  • Agricultural Trade


2024-2027 - Convergence Accelerator Phase 2 Track H: Visit Unknown Places Confidently: Mapping for Accessible BuiLt Environments (MABLE), National Science Foundation (NSF), (Co-PI), (Total $5,000,000)

2022-2023 - Convergence Accelerator Phase 1 Track H: Toward a Community-Driven Framework for the Creation and Impact Analysis of Digital Accessibility Maps with Persons with Disabilities, National Science Foundation (NSF), (Co-PI), (Total $750,000)

2020-2023 - SCC-IRG Track 2: CityGuide: Seamless and Inclusive Location-Based Services for Communities, National Science Foundation (NSF), (Co-PI), (Total $1,122,749)

2020-2022 - Targeted Skills Development to Advance Manufacturing in Kansas, Kansas Department of Commerce, (Co-PI), (Total $398,100)