Social Inequality

People specializing in this area

Faculty

David Baker

Macrostructural, comparative

Jonathan Daw

 

health disparities, educational attainment, race/ethnicity

 

Francis Dodoo

African Demography, race and ethnic inequality, AIDS and population health

Diane Felmlee

gender, power

Glenn Firebaugh

Global inequalities, income inequality, racial/ ethnic segregation in the U.S., measuring inequality and segregation

S. Michael Gaddis

race discrimination, social capital, race/ethnicity

Steven A. Haas

labor market success, work & health, race/ethnicity

Melissa A. Hardy

intergenerational mobility, economic inequality, pensions 

John Iceland

Social demography, poverty, residential segregation, immigration

Barrett Lee

Urban Community, residential segregation, homelessness

Nancy Luke

gender, remittances, developing countries

Molly A. Martin

Family and adolescent obesity, inter-generational social class

Stephen A. Matthews

Spatial demography, population and environment, neighborhoods and families

Jeremy Staff

criminology, life course studies, and stratification

Darrell Steffensmeier

theory construction, including development of theories of gender/crime relationship, age/crime relationship, and criminal justice decision making, patterns and predictors of crime, criminal careers and life-course criminality  

Department Head

John Iceland

Social demography, poverty, residential segregation, immigration

Emeritus Faculty

Marylee Taylor

Race/ethnic relations

Graduate Directors

Melissa A. Hardy

intergenerational mobility, economic inequality, pensions 

Stephen A. Matthews

Spatial demography, population and environment, neighborhoods and families

Jeremy Staff

criminology, life course studies, and stratification