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Jason Abrevaya

Professor of Economics; Fred Hofheinz Regents Professor in Economics

abrevaya@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-475-8527  |  BRB 3.130

Education   

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Kamran Asdar Ali

Associate Professor of Anthropology

asdar@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-7531, 512-471-3550  |  SAC 4.102

Education   

Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
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Edward Anderson

Associate Professor of Human Ecology

edward.anderson@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-5808  |  SEA 2.426

Education   

Ph.D., University of Virginia
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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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Javier Auyero

Professor of Sociology

auyero@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-8073  |  CLA 3.624

Education   

Ph.D., The New School for Social Research
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Aprile D Benner

Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Sciences

abenner@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-1964, 512-471-8353  |  SEA 2.442; CLA 2.406D

Education   

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
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S. Natasha Beretvas

Associate Professor of Educational Psychology

tasha.beretvas@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-0724  |  SZB 504; CLA 2.408D

Education   

PhD, University of Washington
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Sandra E. Black

Professor of Economics, Audre and Bernard Rapaport Centennial Chair in Economics and Public Affairs

sblack@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-4713294  |  BRB 2.102D; CLA 2.408F

Education   

Ph.D., Harvard University
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Deborah A. Bolnick

Assistant 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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Marika Cabral

Assistant Professor of Economics

marika.cabral@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-475-8522  |  BRB 2.152

Education   

Ph.D., Stanford University
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Rebecca M. Callahan

Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

callahan@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8347  |  SZB 436G; CLA 2.408H

Education   

Ph.D., University of California, Davis
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Jessica Cance

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Health Education

jdcance@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8184  |  BEL 504

Education   

Ph. D., Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina
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Shannon E. Cavanagh

Associate Professor of Sociology

scavanagh@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8319  |  CLA 2.708A

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Wenhong Chen

Assistant Professor of Radio-Television-Film

wenhong_chen@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-4592  |  CMA 6136

Education   

Ph.D., University of Toronto
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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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Robert Crosnoe

Professor of Sociology; Elsie and Stanley E. (Skinny) Adams, Sr. Centennial Professor in Liberal Arts

crosnoe@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8329  |  CLA 2.406F

Education   

Ph.D., Stanford
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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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Karen Fingerman

Professor of Human Development and Family Sciences

kfingerman@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-0618  |  SEA 2.326

Education   

Ph.D., University of Michigan
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Michele Forman

Professor of Nutritional Sciences-Epidemiology, Bruton Endowed Chair

mforman@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-495-4701  |   DPI 3.228

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
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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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Omer R. Galle

Professor Emeritus of Sociology

org@prc.utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Elizabeth Gershoff

Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Sciences

liz.gershoff@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-0018  |  SEA 2.456; CLA 2.406E

Education   

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
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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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Jennifer Glass

Professor of Sociology

jennifer-glass@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8355  |  CLA 2.702F

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
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Marci Gleason

Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Sciences

mgleason@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-1617  |  SEA 2.458

Education   

Ph.D., New York University

Shannon M. Greene

Research Associate

smgreene@mail.utexas.edu  |  SEA 1.430

Education   

Ph.D., Texas Tech University
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Daniel S. Hamermesh

Sue Killam Professor in the Foundations of Economics

hamermes@eco.utexas.edu  |  512-475-8526  |  BRB 2.162

Education   

Ph.D., Yale University
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Kathryn Paige Harden

Assistant Professor of Psychology

harden@psy.utexas.edu  |  512 471 1124  |  SEA 3.246

Education   

Ph.D., University of Virginia
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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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Carolyn Heinrich

Professor, LBJ School

cheinrich@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-3779  |  SRH 3.244

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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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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Aletha C. Huston

Professor Emeritus of Human Development & Family Sciences; Pricilla Pond Flawn Regents Professor of Child Development

achuston@utexas.edu  |  512-471-0753  |  SEA 2.444

Education   

Ph.D., University of Minnesota
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Ted L. Huston

Professor of Human Ecology; Amy Johnson McLaughlin Centennial Professor

huston@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-5606  |  SEA 2.448A

Education   

Ph.D., State University of New York, Albany
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Deborah B. Jacobvitz

Professor; Chairperson, Department of Human Development and Family Sciences

debj@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-4276  |  SEA 2.414

Education   

Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
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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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Matthias Kehrig

Assistant Professor of Economics

matthias.kehrig@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-475-6843  |  BRB 3.144

Education   

Ph.D., Northwestern University
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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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David Kirk

Associate Professor of Sociology

dkirk@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-0141  |  CLA 2.406C

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Gregory W. Knapp

Associate Professor of Geography and the Environment

gwk@utexas.edu  |  512.232.1588  |  CLA 3.712

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison
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David L. Leal

Professor of Government

dleal@austin.utexas.edu  |  512.471.1343  |  BAT 3.140

Education   

Ph.D., Harvard University

Interests

  Latino Politics and Policy

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Ken-Hou Lin

Assistant Professor of Sociology

lin@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-9412   |  CLA 2.702D

Education   

Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Leigh Linden

Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs

leigh.linden@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8904  |  BRB 2.156; CLA 2.702C

Education   

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Timothy J. Loving

Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Sciences

tjloving@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-475-8800  |  SEA 2.322D

Education   

Ph.D., Purdue University
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Dayanand Manoli

Assistant Professor of Economics

dsmanoli@austin.utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
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Leticia Marteleto

Assistant Professor of Sociology

marteleto@prc.utexas.edu  |  512.471.8302  |  CLA 2.708D

Education   

Ph.D., University of Michigan
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Eric McDaniel

Associate Professor of Government

emcdaniel@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-7268

Education   

Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
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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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Chandra L. Muller

Professor of Sociology

cmuller@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8377, 512-232-6322  |  CLA 2.408G

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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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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Pamela Paxton

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

ppaxton@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6323

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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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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Kelly Raley

Professor of Sociology

kelly.raley@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6333  |  CLA 2.702E

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Mark Regnerus

Associate Professor of Sociology

regnerus@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6307  |  CLA 3.524

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Pedro Reyes

Ashbel Smith Professor in Educational Policy; Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Planning & Assessment

preyes@utsystem.edu  |  (512) 499-4233  |  O' Henry Hall 312

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
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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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Bryan R. Roberts

Professor of Sociology; C.B. Smith Sr. Centennial Chair in US-Mexico Relations

brr@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6329  |  CLA 3.608

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Keith Robinson

Assistant Professor of Sociology

keith@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-475-8641, 512-471-8399  |  CLA 2.408J

Education   

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Interests

  Early Achievement, Poverty, Stratification

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Néstor P. Rodríguez

Professor of Sociology

nrodriguez@austin.utexas.edu  |     |  CLA 3.528

Education   

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
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Catherine E. Ross

Professor of Sociology

cross@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-7064, 512-471-8339  |  CLA 6.22G

Education   

Ph.D., Yale University
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Sharmila Rudrappa

Associate Professor of Sociology

rudrappa@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6310  |  BUR 574

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
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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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Chandler Stolp

Associate Professor, LBJ School; Director, Brazil Center; Director Inter-American Policy Studies Program

stolp@austin.utexas.edu  |  512.471.8951  |  SRH 3.310A

Education   

Ph.D., Carnegie-Mellon University
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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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Rebecca M. Torres

Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and the Environment

rebecca.torres@austin.utexas.edu  |  CLA 3.426

Education   

Ph.D., University of California at Davis
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John W. Traphagan

Professor of Religious Studies

jtrap@utexas.edu  |  512-232-0874  |  BUR 520

Education   

Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
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Stephen J. Trejo

Associate Director, PRC; Associate Professor of Economics

trejo@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-475-8512  |  BRB 2.132

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Elliot Tucker-Drob

Assistant Professor of Psychology

tuckerdrob@utexas.edu  |  512-232-4225  |  SEA 4.218

Education   

Ph.D., University of Virginia
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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, Relationships, Same-Sex Couples, Mental Health, Health Behavior, Social Determinants of Health, Stress

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Andres Villarreal

Associate Professor of Sociology

avilla@prc.utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-8309  |  CLA 2.404B

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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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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Peter Ward

Professor, LBJ School; C.B. Smith Sr. Centennial Chair in US-Mexico Relations

peter.ward@austin.utexas.edu  |  512.471-6302  |  CLA 3.730, SRH 3.228

Education   

Ph.D., University of Liverpool
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E. Mark Warr

Professor of Sociology

mwarr@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6317  |  CLA 3.612

Education   

Ph.D., University of Arizona

Interests

  Crime, Delinquency, Deviance.

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Alexander Weinreb

Associate Professor of Sociology

aweinreb@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-0269 / 512-471-0437  |  CLA 2.620E

Education   

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Interests

  Social demography, Africa

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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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Robert H. Wilson

Associate Dean and Mike Hogg Professor of Urban Policy, LBJ School; Director, Policy Research Institute

rwilson@austin.utexas.edu  |  512.471.8947  |  SRH 3.213

Education   

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
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David S Yeager

Assistant Professor of Psychology

yeager@psy.utexas.edu  |  512-471-1846  |  SEA 5.224

Education   

Ph.D., Stanford University

Interests

  Social-cognitive development, Motivation, Aggression, Adolescence, Research methodology, and Psychological interventions

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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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Wei-Hsin Yu

Associate Professor of Sociology

whyu@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8339  |  CLA 2.404E

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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