Department of Sociology

Julie Skalamera

M.A., University of Texas at Austin

Julie Skalamera



Julie is pursuing her doctoral degree in the Department of Sociology and is a graduate student trainee in the Population Research Center at the University of Texas at Austin. As a social demographer, Julie is interested in how early life experiences and environments carry implications for health disparities across the life course.  Her research focuses on changing health across the transition to adulthood, overcoming adverse exposures in early life, and the association between education and health, with particular focus on health behaviors.  

Julie received her B.A. in Sociology and Pre-Medical Studies from the University of Notre Dame in 2009. She worked in clinical research before entering graduate school in 2012.  

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    CLA 3.306
    Austin, TX 78712-1086