Susan E. Short

Director of the Population Studies and Training Center
China, Family, Gender, Inequality, Lesotho, Reproductive health, Research methods, Social genomics


Zhenchao Qian

Associate Director of the Population Studies and Training Center
China, Family demography, Immigration, Race and ethnicity, Social Inequality, United States


Anna Aizer

Professor of Economics
Child health, Child support, Domestic violence, Medicaid, Poverty, United States, Welfare


Daniel Björkegren

Assistant Professor of Economics
Africa, Development, Industrial organization, Information technology, Mobile phones, Rwanda


Stephen Buka

Professor of Epidemiology
Behavioral and psychiatric disorders, Birth complications, Environmental hazards, maternal and child health, substance use


Kenneth Chay

Professor of Economics
Community health, Labor and health economics, Microeconomics


Pedro Dal Bó

Associate Professor of Economics
Experimental economics, Game theory, Latin America, Political economy, United States, World


Alison Field

Professor and Chair of Epidemiology
Eating disorders, Nutrition, Obesity, Public Health


Linford D. Fisher

Associate Professor of History
Atlantic World and Colonial American history, Forced migration and mobility in the Early Modern Atlantic, Native American history, Religion, Slavery


Andrea Flores

Assistant Professor of Education
Adolescence and early adulthood, Anthropological demography, Citizenship and belonging, Educational access and persistence, Higher education, Immigration and migration, United States


Andrew Foster

Professor of Economics and Health Services Policy and Practice
Bangladesh, China, Demography, Development, Education, Empirical microeconomics, Environment, Fertility, Health, Households, Human capital, India, Institutions, Labor economics, Marriage, Mexico, United States


Rachel Franklin

Associate Director of Spatial Structures in the Social Sciences (S4)
Europe, Migration, Population diversity and composition, Population loss/decline, Spatial analysis, Spatial Demography, United States


Rachel Friedberg

Senior Lecturer in Economics
Economics of immigration, Israel, United States


John Friedman

Associate Professor of Economics
Education, Healthcare, Retirement, Taxation, United States


Elizabeth Fussell

Associate Professor of Population Studies and Environment and Society (Research)
Attitudes toward immigrants, Health effects of disasters and displacement, Latin America, Mexican migration to the United States, Mexico, Population change after disasters, Transition to adulthood


Omar Galárraga

Associate Professor of Health Services Policy and Practice
Conditional economic incentives, economic evaluation and economic efficiency of health programs, Ghana, HIV, Kenya, Mexico, Social Health Insurance, South Africa


Oded Galor

Professor of Economics
Evolutionary economics, Growth and development, Population economics


Matthew Gutmann

Professor of Anthropology
China, Gender and sexuality, Mexico, Migration, Reproductive health


Abigail Harrison

Assistant Professor (Research) of Behavioral and Social Sciences
Fertility and family planning, Gender, HIV/AIDS, Qualitative research, Sub-Saharan Africa


Justine Hastings

Professor of Economics
Behavioral economics, Chile, Firm strategy, Industrial organization, Mexico, Public economics, Public policy, Regulation, United States


Patrick Heller

Professor of Sociology
Brazil, Comparative political economy, Democratization, Development, India, Political sociology, Social movements, South Africa


J. Vernon Henderson

Professor Emeritus of Population Studies
China, Indonesia, Sub-Saharan Africa, Urban and regional economics


Dennis P. Hogan

Robert E. Turner Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Population Studies and Sociology and Professor of Population Studies (Research)
Disability, Ethiopia, Family lives, Fertility and family planning, Palestinian territories, Transition to adulthood, United States


Joseph Hogan

Professor and Chair of Biostatistics
Behavioral medicine, Causal inference, HIV/AIDS, Kenya, Longitudinal data analysis, Missing data


Margot Jackson

Associate Professor of Sociology
Children and families, Health, Inequality and poverty, United Kingdom, United States


Nina Joyce

Investigator in Health Services, Policy and Practice
Built environment and access to health care, End of life care, Long-term care, Mental health, Palliative and hospice care, Pediatric pharmacoepidemiology


David Kertzer

Professor of Anthropology and Italian Studies
Anthropological demography, Contemporary Italian society and politics, Demography, European historical demography, Italy, Political economy and family systems, Politics and culture, Religion, Vatican


Matthew Kraft

Assistant Professor of Education and Economics
Economics of education, Education policy analysis, School organizational capacity, Teacher effectiveness and evaluation, Teacher-parent communication


Jessaca Leinaweaver

Professor of Anthropology
Adoption, Aging, Anthropological demography, Caregiving, Childhood, Family, Gender, Latin America, Migration, Peru, Reproduction, Spain, Western Europe


David P. Lindstrom

Professor of Sociology
Contraception, Ethiopia, Fertility, Guatemala, Mexico, Migration, Reproductive health


John Logan

Professor of Sociology
China, Family, Immigration, Migration, Political sociology, Race and ethnicity, Spatial analysis, United States, Urban sociology


Laura López-Sanders

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Immigration, Organizational and institutional processes and outcomes, Public policy, Race and ethnic relations, Social Inequality


Eric Loucks

Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Biomarkers, Coronary heart disease, Education, Epidemiology, Health


Glenn C. Loury

Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences
Cognitive theories of racial stigma, Dysfunctional social identity, Race and inequality, Racial affirmative action, Status transmission across generations


Mark Lurie

Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Antiretroviral therapy, HIV/AIDS, Infectious diseases, mathematical modeling, Migration, South Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa


Katherine A. Mason

Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Anthropological demography, bioethics, China, Global health, Health equity, infectious disease, Mental illness, Migration, population health, Postpartum period


Stephen McGarvey

Professor of Epidemiology and Anthropology
Global health, Human population biology, Non-communicable diseases, Nutrition transition


Stelios Michalopoulos

Associate Professor of Economics
Africa, Culture, Development, Economic growth, Ethnicity, Inequality, Institutions, Islam, Mozambique


Don Operario

Professor of Behavior and Social Sciences
Behavioral and biomedical HIV prevention interventions, Health equity and social justice, Marginalized social identities and health, Sexual and gender minority populations


Emily Oster

Professor of Economics
Development economics, Health


Jayanti Owens

Assistant Professor Public Affairs and Sociology
Children and families, Demography, Education, Gender, population health, Stratification, Work and organizations


John Papay

Assistant Professor of Education and Economics
Consequences of state tests, Postsecondary education choices, Teacher career growth, Teacher hiring and evaluation practices, United States


Christina Hull Paxson

President of Brown University
Aging, Child health and well-being, Health, Inequality, Labor economics, Life course, United States


Mark M. Pitt

Professor of Population Studies (Research)
Adult outcomes, Bangladesh, Gender, Health, Households, Indonesia, Micro-credit programs, Migration, Nutrition


Louis Putterman

Professor of Economics
China, Comparative economic development, Human interaction, Income inequality, Inter-ethnic interactions, Social norms and institutions, Tanzania


David Enrique Rangel

Assistant Professor of Education
Educational inequality, Race and ethnicity, Social psychology, Social stratification


David A. Savitz

Professor of Epidemiology and Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fertility, Health risks from environmental exposures, Pregnancy, United States


Jesse Shapiro

George S. and Nancy B. Parker Professor of Economics
Industrial organization, Political economy


Daniel Jordan Smith

Professor of Anthropology
Anthropological demography, corruption, HIV/AIDS, Medical anthropology, Migration, Nigeria, Pentecostal Christianity, Political culture, Sub-Saharan Africa


Bryce Steinberg

Stephen Robert Assistant Professor of Economics and International and Public Affairs


Matthew Turner

Professor of Economics
China, Cities, Climate change, Transportation infrastructure, United States, Urbanization


John Tyler

Professor of Education
Economics of education, Evaluation Research, Quantitative methods, United States


Leah VanWey

Professor of Sociology
Brazil, Environment and Development, Land change development, Mexico, Migration, Population and environment, Uganda


David Weil

Professor of Economics
Africa, Economic growth, Health, Population aging, United States, World


Michael J. White

Professor of Sociology
China, Demography, Environment, Ghana, Immigration, Italy, Social policy, South Africa, United States, Urban sociology, Vietnam