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Health Disparities

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Jacqueline L. Angel

Professor, LBJ School

jangel@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-475-2956  |  SHR 3.239

Education   

Ph.D., Rutgers University
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Ronald J. Angel

Professor of Sociology

rangel@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6315  |  CLA 3.530

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison
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Deborah A. Bolnick

Associate Professor of Anthropology

deborah.bolnick@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-7532  |  SAC 4.148

Education   

Ph.D., University of California, Davis
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Kelley A. Crews

Associate Professor of Geography & the Environment

kelley@utexas.edu  |  512.232.5909  |  CLA 3.424

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina

Interests

  Spatio-temporal Scaling of Landscape Change Dynamics and Dynamism, Resilience and Vulnerability of Socio-Ecological Systems in Developing States, and Ecologies of Global Health

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Catherine Cubbin

Associate Professor of Social Work

ccubbin@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-0625  |  SSW 3.130M

Education   

Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
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Toni Falbo

Professor of Educational Psychology

toni@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8020  |  CLA 2.622F

Education   

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
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W. Parker Frisbie

Professor Emeritus of Sociology

frisbie@prc.utexas.edu  |  

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Michael Geruso

Assistant Professor of Economics

mike.geruso@austin.utexas.edu  |  BRB 2.118

Education   

Ph.D., Princeton University
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Mark D. Hayward

Director, PRC; Professor of Sociology & Centennial Commission Professor in the Liberal Arts

mhayward@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8382  |  CLA 2.622E

Education   

Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington

Interests

  Life course origins of health disparities, morbidity and mortality, biodemography

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Kristine Hopkins

Research Assistant Professor of Sociology

khopkins@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8313  |  CLA 2.620D

Education   

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
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Robert A. Hummer

Professor of Sociology, Centennial Commission Professor in the Liberal Arts #1 Frank C. Erwin, Jr. Centennial Fellow

rhummer@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8391   |  CLA 2.622C

Education   

Ph.D., Florida State University
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Yuri Jang

Associate Professor of Social Work

yjang12@austin.utexas.edu  |  SWB 3.130C

Education   

Ph.D., University of South Florida
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Su Yeong Kim

Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Sciences

projectfamily@gmail.com  |  (512) 471-5524  |  SEA 2.322C

Education   

Ph.D. HDFS, University of California, Davis
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Rhiannon Kroeger

NICHD Postdoctoral Fellow

rkroeger@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-9850  |  CLA 2.708E

Education   

PhD, The Ohio State University
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John Mirowsky

Professor of Sociology

mirowsky@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-7064  |  CLA 2.622G

Education   

Ph.D., Yale University
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Marc A. Musick

Professor of Sociology, Associate Dean for Student Affairs, College of Liberal Arts

musick@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6326  |  BUR 548

Education   

Ph.D., Duke University
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Cynthia Osborne

Associate Professor, LBJ School

cosborne@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-9412  |  2.702D

Education   

Ph.D., Princeton University
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Yolanda C. Padilla

Professor of Social Work

ypadilla@utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-6266  |  SSW 3.130K

Education   

Ph.D., University of Michigan
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Joseph E. Potter

Professor of Sociology

joe@prc.utexas.edu  |  512.471.8341  |  CLA 2.620C

Education   

Ph.D., Princeton University
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Daniel A. Powers

Professor of Sociology

dpowers@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6335  |  CLA 2.622J

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison

Interests

  Health/Mortality Disparities

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Tetyana Pudrovska

Assistant Professor of Sociology

tpudrovs@austin.utexas.edu  |  CLA 2.622D

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison

Interests

  Biodemography, Biopsychosocial Gerontology, Aging, Mortality, Cancer, Diabetes, Population Health Disparities

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Catherine Riegle-Crumb

Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

riegle@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-475-8642  |  CLA 2.408E

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Catherine E. Ross

Professor of Sociology

cross@prc.utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., Yale University
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Delida Sanchez

Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology

delida.sanchez@austin.utexas.edu  |  SZB 262H

Education   

Ph.D., Columbia University Teachers College
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Patricia A. Stout

Professor of Advertising; John P. McGovern Regents Professor in Health and Medical Science

pstout@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-475-9158

Education   

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Debra J. Umberson

Professor of Sociology, Christine and Stanley E. Adams, Jr. Centennial Professorship in Liberal Arts

umberson@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6330  |  CLA 2.708B

Education   

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Interests

  Gender, Marriage and Relationships, Mental Health, Health Behavior, Social Determinants of Health, Stress, Same-Sex Couples, Grief and Bereavement

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Paul von Hippel

Assistant Professor, LBJ School

paulvonhippel@austin.utexas.edu  |  SRH 3.384

Education   

Ph.D., Ohio State University
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Alexander Weinreb

Associate Professor of Sociology

aweinreb@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-0437  |  CLA 2.620E

Education   

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Interests

  Social and political demography, data collection methods, sociology of Judaism

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Ahmed Whitt

Assistant Professor of Social Work

ahmedwhitt@utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-1003  |  SWB 3.106C

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
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Kenneth R. Young

Professor, Department of Geography and the Environment

kryoung@austin.utexas.edu  |  512.232.8311  |  CLA 3.422

Education   

Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder
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