Anthropology

<a href="mailto:kchua1110@ucla.edu">Kristine Joy Chua</a>

Kristine Joy Chua

Demography studies population dynamics, how exposure to environmental stressors influence maternal and fetal health, understanding demographic data to determine whether environmental changes can shift social behavior

<a href="mailto:d,knorr@ucla.edu">Delaney A Knorr</a>

Delaney A Knorr

How the experience of pregnancy alters disease-risk and how acculturative stress may account for health disparities in the United States.

Community Health Sciences (Public Health)

<a href="mailto:adrianbacong@ucla.edu">Adrian Bacong</a>

Adrian Bacong

Health disparities among different Asian and Pacific Islander ethnic groups

<a href="mailto:apurva.barve@gmail.com">Apurva Barve</a>

Apurva Barve

The intersection of mental and physical health.

<a href="mailto:martabornstein@ucla.edu">Marta Bornstein</a>

Marta Bornstein

Reproductive health, fertility and contraception preferences, reproductive health decision making in families and communities, global and domestic SRH, STD transmission patterns

<a href="mailto:danidupuy@ucla.edu">Danielle Dupuy</a>

Danielle Dupuy

Publicly funded systems and their effect on population health outcomes

<a href="mailto:hchokr@ucla.edu">Helene Chokron Garneau</a>

Helene Chokron Garneau

Positive youth development, interaction between social structures, environmental factors, and social networks to influence behaviors of substance abuse, violence, and crime

<a href="mailto:agutier3@ucla.edu">Angela Gutierrez</a>

Angela Gutierrez

Health promotion and disease prevention at the community and population level, improving access to culturally and linguistically relevant services among marginalized communities

<a href="mailto:fharig@ucla.edu">Frederick Harig</a>

Frederick Harig

Health disparities, life course, neighborhood health effects, multigenerational households, intergenerational stress proliferation

<a href="mailto:ahing4@gmail.com">Anna Hing</a>

Anna Hing

Racism, immigration, stratification, and how the intersection of these creates health disparities

<a href="mailto:alanna.e.hirz@gmail.com">Alanna Hirz</a>

Alanna Hirz

Gender and health disparities, fertility decision-making in the context of chronic illness

<a href="mailto:rdisrael@ucla.edu">Rebekah Israel Cross</a>

Rebekah Israel Cross

How racial residential segregation creates barriers and facilitators of health and wellness

<a href="mailto:linghuijiang@ucla.edu">Linghui Jiang</a>

Linghui Jiang

The effects of various public health and nutrition programs and policies on different populations, especially on young children from low-income families

<a href="mailto:shelleyjung@ucla.edu">Shelley Jung</a>

Shelley Jung

Non-biological, behavioral risk factors of obesity within the social and physical environments of neighborhoods, social determinants of obesity, relationship between neighborhood-level poverty and obesity among Asian immigrants

<a href="mailto:hmkao@ucla.edu">Michelle Kao Nakphong</a>

Michelle Kao Nakphong

Impacts of economic development and public policy on health outcomes in low- and middle-income countries

<a href="mailto:eakrueger@ucla.edu">Evan Krueger</a>

Evan Krueger

Understanding interactions between social environmental factors such as stigmas, social norms, and health behaviors

<a href="mailto:alandrian2@gmail.com">Amanda Landrian</a>

Amanda Landrian

Social determinants of sexual and reproductive health among marginalized and underrepresented populations, including women, adolescents, LGBTQ+, and migrant and refugee, both globally and in the United States.

<a href="mailto:stephaniely@ucla.edu">Stephanie Ly</a>

Stephanie Ly

Understanding maternal and paternal risk factors related to birth defects

<a href="amcsorley@ucla.edu">Anna-Michelle McSorley</a>

Anna-Michelle McSorley

Projects that focus on the quantitative study of immigrant populations and the effects of structural inequities on population health outcomes.

<a href="mailto:phillb3@gmail.com">Bryan Phillips</a>

Bryan Phillips

How health systems can address the growing burden of non-communicable diseases

<a href="mailto:millinr2@g.ucla.edu">Millicent Robinson</a>

Millicent Robinson

The psychosocial and physiological mechanisms that distinguish Physical-Mental Health Risk (PMHR) among Black Americans.

<a href="mailto:selizabethroth@gmail.com">Sarah Roth</a>

Sarah Roth

Social determinants of health, the economic and social processes, results in health inequities within the population

<a href="mailto:saanchi_shah@icloud.com">Saanchi Vijay Shah</a>

Saanchi Vijay Shah

Domestic and global maternal and child health (MCH)

<a href="mailto:h.tuason@ucla.edu">Heidi Tuason</a>

Heidi Tuason

Mental health stigma reduction and service access in Asian & Pacific Islander communities, particularly Filipino, Samoan, Vietnamese, Cambodian, and Laotian communities

Economics (Letters and Sciences)

<a href="mailto:caroartc@ucla.edu">Carolina Arteaga</a>

Carolina Arteaga

Education, applied microeconomics, labor economics

<a href="mailto:mvbarone@ucla.edu">Maria Victoria Barone</a>

Maria Victoria Barone

Health, Education and Labor Economics

<a href="mailto:jacobberman@ucla.edu">Jacob Berman</a>

Jacob Berman

Health economics, Medicare and Medicaid

<a href="mailto:ryanfboone@gmail.com">Ryan Boone</a>

Ryan Boone

Education, applied microeconomics

<a href="mailto:eliorc@ucla.edu">Elior Cohen</a>

Elior Cohen

Applied microeconomics, labor economics, immigration economics, health economics

<a href="mailto:ncarollo@ucla.edu">Nick Carollo</a>

Nick Carollo

Labor Economics, Immigration, Economic History

<a href="mailto:mengshan@g.ucla.edu">Mengshan Cui</a>

Mengshan Cui

Environmental economics, urban economics, health economics

<a href="mailto:	awdavids@indiana.edu">Alec Davidson</a>

Alec Davidson

Private prisons in respect to how it affects social capital

<a href="mailto:	deun@ucla.edu">Dong Ook Eun</a>

Dong Ook Eun

Human capital development, welfare analysis

<a href="mailto:	petervonfy1990@gmail.com">Yun Feng</a>

Yun Feng

Economic development, labor economics, urban economics, industrial organization

<a href="mailto:afon@ucla.edu">Alexandre Fon</a>

Alexandre Fon

Applied microeconomics, household economics, labor economics

<a href="mailto:benjamin.freyd@gmail.com">Benjamin Freyd</a>

Benjamin Freyd

Intersection of labor market regulation, efficiency, and social mobility

<a href="mailto:	fuxuanyu@g.ucla.edu">Xuanyu Fu</a>

Xuanyu Fu

Causes and evolution of inequality

<a href="mailto:	jonathangu@gmail.com">Jonathan Gu</a>

Jonathan Gu

Language processing, programming

<a href="mailto:tomguanzi@hotmail.com">Tomas Guanziroli</a>

Tomas Guanziroli

Early childhood education, human capital accumulation, occupational choice under uncertainty, poverty and cash transfer programs and crime prevention

<a href="mailto:	jingyi.huang@ucla.edu">Jingyi Huang</a>

Jingyi Huang

Economic history

<a href="mailto:ariadnajouucla.edu">Ariadna Jou </a>

Ariadna Jou

Health economics

<a href="mailto:	wk9@ucla.edu">Wookun Kim </a>

Wookun Kim

Applied microeconomics, determinants and consequences of fertility changes

<a href="mailto:csko@ucla.edu">Changsu Ko </a>

Changsu Ko

Labor economics, applied microeconomics, economics of education, empirical microeconomics

<a href="mailto:	keyyongpark@ucla.edu">Keyoung Lee</a>

Keyoung Lee

Urban, labor, and public economics

<a href="mailto:	Rmartin81306@ucla.edu">Ryan Martin</a>

Ryan Martin

Health economics

<a href="mailto:	bmccully@ucla.edu">Brett McCully</a>

Brett McCully

Applied microeconomics, labor economics

<a href="mailto:	flavienm@ucla.edu">	 Flavien Moreau</a>

Flavien Moreau

Labor economics and Population

<a href="mailto:	sebastian.ottinger.1@anderson.ucla.edu">Sebastian Ottinger</a>

Sebastian Ottinger

Immigration, Innovation, Urban Economics, Economic History

<a href="mailto:	rustinpartow@gmail.com">Rustin Partow</a>

Rustin Partow

Modeling of household intertemporal choice, especially retirement, bequests, and migration, and tournament/dynamic contracting models of labor markets

<a href="mailto:	pecheu@ucla.edu">Vladimir Pecheu</a>

Vladimir Pecheu

Behavior of individuals with respect to their health and how this interacts with their work decisions over the life-cycle

<a href="mailto:	fcrojas1@ucla.edu">Fernanda Rojas</a>

Fernanda Rojas

Labor and Public Finance

<a href="mailto:	luciayanguas@gmail.com">Maria Lucia Yanguas</a>

Maria Lucia Yanguas

Labor and development

<a href="mailto:bxzhang1992@gmail.com"> Boxiao Zhang</a>

Boxiao Zhang

Long-term social mobility, modern education’s development and its impact on human capital accumulation and economic development

<a href="mailto:fangzhuzhou602@gmail.com"> Fangzhu Zhou</a>

Fangzhu Zhou

Education, income inequality, gender gap

Education and Information Studies

<a href="mailto:	tleoallen@g.ucla.edu"> Terry Allen</a>

Terry Allen

intersectionality, economic history, education inequality, youth incarceration

<a href="mailto:	cmiller@g.ucla.edu"> Carrie Miller</a>

Carrie Miller

Socioeconomic and racial and ethnic disparities in youths’ educational attainment

Epidemiology (Letters and Sciences)

Chenxiao Ling

Chenxiao Ling

Pesticide‘s role in Parkinson’s Disease

<a href="mailto:aolinw@ucla.edu">Aolin Wang</a>

Aolin Wang

Applied statistical methods to aid causal inference in observational epidemiology studies

<a href="mailto:samwing@ucla.edu">Sam Wing</a>

Sam Wing

Intersection of urban design and public health

<a href="mailto:yuyu730@ucla.edu">Yu Yu</a>

Yu Yu

Environmental risk factors, development of diseases

Gender Studies

<a href="mailto:robbinsme@gmail.com">Mary E. Robbins</a>

Mary E. Robbins

Gender, masculinities, work and employment, women’s economic empowerment, violence, inequality, labor, social policy

Geography (Letters and Sciences)

<a href="mailto:heatheragnew@ucla.edu">Heather Agnew</a>

Heather Agnew

Spatialities of drug markets, changing nature of US drug policies

<a href="mailto:fvanderwouden@ucla.edu">Frank van der Wouden</a>

Frank van der Wouden

Economic geography

Global Economics and Management

<a href="mailto:andrea.di.miceli.1@anderson.ucla.edu">Andrea Di Miceli</a>

Andrea Di Miceli

Political economy, development economics, economic history

<a href="mailto:	yjinsong@g.ucla.edu">Youngjin Song</a>

Youngjin Song

Political economy, urban and population economics

Health Policy and Management

<a href="mailto:luciafelix@gmail.com">Lucía Félix-Beltrán</a>

Lucía Félix-Beltrán

Child and maternal health, food security, social determinants, poverty, health disparities, health behavior, decision analysis

<a href="mailto:kaitlynbmcbride@gmail.com">Kaitlyn McBride</a>

Kaitlyn McBride

Global health care delivery and health systems, with a particular focus in HIV/AIDS treatment and and care models for vulnerable populations

<a href="mailto:diane.tan@ucla.edu">Diane Tan</a>

Diane Tan

Improving access to health care and services for vulnerable populations

<a href="mailto:adriane.wynn@gmail.com">Adriane Wynn</a>

Adriane Wynn

Social, behavioral, and biological determinants of adverse birth outcomes

Political Science

<a href="mailto:adamboche@gmail.com">Adam Boche</a>

Adam Boche

Electoral behavior in democracies, shifts in the distribution of age, race, and gender, shifts in the ideological views predominating in the electorate

<a href="mailto:rudkin@ucla.edu">Aaron Rudkin</a>

Aaron Rudkin

The political behaviour of individuals and groups in developed democracies.

<a href="mailto:luke.sonnet@gmail.com">Luke Sonnet</a>

Luke Sonnet

How individual preferences and social networks drive political accountability and economic development in developing countries

<a href="mailto:mwidmann@ucla.edu">Monica Widmann</a>

Monica Widmann

International and comparative political economy, international migration, immigrant integration, economic development, inequality, intergenerational debt, and political representation, which falls into demography broadly defined.

Psychology (Letters and Sciences)

<a href="mailto:coello@ucla.edu">Jordan Coello</a>

Jordan Coello

Mood and anxiety disorders, suicidality, non-suicidal self-injury in ethnic minority and marginalized populations

<a href="mailto:lhofschneider@ucla.edu">Lauren Hofschneider</a>

Lauren Hofschneider

Eating behaviors, physical health disparities in relation to socioecomic status

Sociology (Letters and Sciences)

<a href="cahearn3@ucla.edu">Caitlin Ahearn </a>

Caitlin Ahearn

Study of higher educational attainment patterns and labor market outcomes, both earnings and non-pecuniary outcomes that might impact quality of life

<a href="mailto:arsena@g.ucla.edu">Alina Arseniev-Koehler </a>

Alina Arseniev-Koehler

Social determinants to health and wellness outcomes

<a href="mailto:taquino7@g.ucla.edu">Taylor Aquino</a>

Taylor Aquino

Race and Ethnicity, Mixed-Race Population, Social Stratification/Inequality

<a href="mailto:zchen716@ucla.edu">Zhenxiang Chen </a>

Zhenxiang Chen

International migration, demography, social stratification and mobility, quantitative methods

<a href="mailto:ryanwcho@ucla.edu">Ryan Cho</a>

Ryan Cho

Stratification, migration, higher education

<a href="mailto:akc2139@ucla.edu">Angela Clague</a>

Angela Clague

How organizational networks in health systems impact patient outcomes, implementation of medical innovations, documentation of the best practices

<a href="mailto:redibennardo@ucla.edu">Rebecca DiBennardo</a>

Rebecca DiBennardo

Sexuality, health, same sex families

<a href="mailto:ldiossa@ucla.edu">Leydy Diossa-Jimenez</a>

Leydy Diossa-Jimenez

International migration, political sociology, citizenship and political rights in Latin America, comparative and historical sociology

<a href="mailto:ndirago@g.ucla.edu">Nicholas Vincent DiRago</a>

Nicholas Vincent DiRago

Inequality across and within urban and suburban neighborhoods in the United States.

<a href="mailto:fenglei2014@yahoo.com">Lei Feng</a>

Lei Feng

Family demography, social stratification

<a href="mailto:hflowers@ucla.edu">Hilary Flowers</a>

Hilary Flowers

Families, reproduction

<a href="mailto:matt.fox45@gmail.com">Matthew Fox</a>

Matthew Fox

Economic sociology, neighborhood dynamics, individual welfare, inequality

<a href="mailto:pdgeraldo@ucla.edu">Pablo Geraldo Bastias</a>

Pablo Geraldo Bastias

Inequality in education and the labor market, causal inference

<a href="mailto:carlas@ucla.edu">Carla Salazar Gonzalez</a>

Carla Salazar Gonzalez

Demography, stratification, migration

<a href="mailto:nathanihoff@g.ucla.edu">Nathan Hoffmann</a>

Nathan Hoffmann

The intersection of immigration and migration.

<a href="mailto:sjohnsen@ucla.edu">Sara Johnsen</a>

Sara Johnsen

Family, social stratification and mobility, education

<a href="mailto:tianjian0lai@ucla.edu">Tianjian Lai</a>

Tianjian Lai

International migration, stratification, youth development using quantitative methodology

<a href="mailto:andrewnle@ucla.edu">Andrew Le</a>

Andrew Le

Migration, social stratification, social networks

<a href="mailto:slopezcolorado@g.ucla.edu">Summer Lopez Colorado</a>

Summer Lopez Colorado

Mixed methods quantitative and ethnographic research

<a href="mailto:martinep@ucla.edu">Paul Martinez</a>

Paul Martinez

Race and ethnic relations, social inequality, education, Mexican Americans/Latinos

<a href="mailto:omayorg@ucla.edu">Oscar J. Mayorga</a>

Oscar J. Mayorga

Intersection stratification, immigration

<a href="mailto:luckymena@ucla.edu">Lucrecia Mena Melendez</a>

Lucrecia Mena Melendez

International migration, health, international development, demography

<a href="mailto:josie257@ucla.edu">Josefina Flores Morales</a>

Josefina Flores Morales

Immigration, undocumented population, health and aging, education

<a href="mailto:sung.s.park@ucla.edu">Sung Shim Park</a>

Sung Shim Park

Family, life course, immigration

<a href="mailto:ipeacock@ucla.edu">Ian Peacock</a>

Ian Peacock

International migration, labor markets, work, organizations, immigration law, entrepreneurship

<a href="mailto:casandrasalgado@ucla.edu">Casandra Salgado</a>

Casandra Salgado

Immigrant incorporation, social mobility

<a href="mailto:kevin.shih@ucla.edu">Kevin Shih</a>

Kevin Shih

Institutional and structural factors that shape market transactions between consumers and producers

<a href="mailto:lstepick@g.ucla.edu">Lina Stepick</a>

Lina Stepick

Residential displacement of low-income and demographic change

<a href="mailto:cstoddard@ucla.edu">Carmella Stoddard</a>

Carmella Stoddard

Social, structural, and psychological ramifications of intimate interracial relationships, multiracial identity, race relations and intergroup relations, social psychology, social demography

<a href="mailto:sulli406@g.ucla.edu ">John Sullivan</a>

John Sullivan

Demographic processes

<a href="mailto:j.thomas@ucla.edu">Jacob Thomas</a>

Jacob Thomas

International migration, social stratification, U.S. immigration law, non-immigrant Visa applicants, social networks

<a href="mailto:amber.d.villalobos@gmail.com">Amber Villalobos</a>

Amber Villalobos

Social stratification, education, social demography

<a href="mailto:dwondra@g.ucla.edu">Danielle Wondra</a>

Danielle Wondra

Family, gender, sexuality, looking at how characteristics such as sexual identity and race influence men’s fertility intentions and family formation desires

Social Welfare

<a href="mailto:skye.allmang@gmail.com">Skye Allmang</a>

Skye Allmang

Youth employment policies and programs, gender, comparative policy analysis, and evaluation

<a href="mailto:leichen0107@ucla.edu">Lei Chen</a>

Lei Chen

Understanding the determinants, implications, and consequences of family planning policies globally and its implications for aging societies

<a href="mailto:shandunlap10@gmail.com">Shannon Dunlap</a>

Shannon Dunlap

Factors contributing to adolescent development and mental health, specifically among transgender adolescents.

<a href="mailto:kwanjinyao@ucla.edu">Jin Yao Kwan</a>

Jin Yao Kwan

Adolescents, children, and low-income families, and in particular on the parenting and caregiving structures related to the positive development of adolescents.

<a href="mailto:carol.a.leung@ucla.edu">Carol Leung</a>

Carol Leung

Suicide methods and mortality; gun violence; family violence; women’s issues; race relations and mental health disparities; policy interventions.

<a href="mailto:ameliacmw@ucla.edu">Amelia C. Mueller Williams</a>

Amelia C. Mueller Williams

Health equity, social determinants of physical and mental health

<a href="mailto:plummer.jasonanthony@gmail.com">Jason Anthony Plummer</a>

Jason Anthony Plummer

Critical consciousness development, sociopolitical development among youth of various ethnic groups

<a href="mailto:masonsteng@yahoo.com">Melanie Sonsteng-Person</a>

Melanie Sonsteng-Person

Impact of living in high crime neighborhoods on school and community structures

<a href="mailto:mwongj09@g.ucla.edu">Michele Wong</a>

Michele Wong

Immigrant health, groups with multiple migrations, psychological distress

Urban Planning

<a href="mailto:acomandon@ucla.edu">Andre Comandon</a>

Andre Comandon

Relationships between housing and socioeconomic exclusion, particularly as observed through patterns of residential segregation

<a href="mailto:cj@cjgabbe.com">Charles J. Gabbe</a>

Charles J. Gabbe

Land use planning, affordable housing policy

<a href="mailto:	 sil.rgonzalez@ucla.edu">Silvia Gonzalez</a>

Silvia Gonzalez

Neighborhood dynamics, income inequality, environmental justice, civic participation in disadvantaged communities

<a href="mailto:wanyang@g.ucla.edu">Wanyang Hu</a>

Wanyang Hu

Intersection between internal migration and economic development

<a href="mailto:xavierk@ucla.edu">Yiwen Kuai</a>

Yiwen Kuai

Neighborhoods and poverty, affordable housing policy, urban economics, transportation and land use, international development

<a href="mailto:aujean@ucla.edu">Aujean Lee</a>

Aujean Lee

Racial segregation, neighborhood patterns, housing choice

<a href="mailto:jaehpark@ucla.edu">Jaehyeon Park </a>

Jaehyeon Park

Global urban poverty and inequality, international housing policy, urban development