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University of Texas at Austin Professor Named Editor-in-Chief of Sociology Journal

Debra Umberson, professor of sociology and affiliate of the Population Research Center at The University of Texas at Austin, has been named editor-in-chief of the American Sociological Association's Journal of Health and Social Behavior, one of the most prestigious and widely respected scientific journals in the field of sociology.

Neighborhoods Perceived as Dangerous Affect Residents’ Mental Health, Research Shows

Living in a neighborhood perceived as dangerous may cause anxiety, anger and depression among its residents, according to a recent study conducted by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin.